Dylan McConnell is a research fellow at the Melbourne Energy Institute at the University of Melbourne. He has a detailed understanding of the cost structure of energy technologies and the electricity market. Dylan was an author of Melbourne Energy Institutes Renewable Energy Technology Cost Review, investigating renewable technology costs and projections. He has also developed detailed energy market models for analysing the National Electricity Market electricity dispatch and price setting system, in the context of understanding the effect of distributed solar photovoltaic systems and other technologies affecting wholesale electricity demand.
Research Fellow, University of Melbourne
University of Melbourne, Bachelor Engineering (Chemical)
University of Melbourne, Bachelor of Science (Chemistry)
Environmental norms and electricity supply: an analysis of normative change and household solar PV in Australia, Environmental Sociology
Five Years of Declining Annual Consumption of Grid-Supplied Electricity in Eastern Australia: Causes and Consequences, The Electricity Journal
Estimating the value of electricity storage in an energy-only wholesale market, Applied Energy
Retrospective modeling of the merit-order effect on wholesale electricity prices from distributed photovoltaic generation in the Australian National Electricity Market, Journal of Energy Policy