A Control Approach and Supplementary Controllers for a Stand-Alone System with Predominance of Wind Generation
AbstractThis paper proposes a control approach and supplementary controllers for the operation of a hybrid stand-alone system composed of a wind generation unit and a conventional generation unit based on synchronous generator (CGU). The proposed controllers allow the islanded or isolated operation of small power systems with predominance of wind generation. As an advantage and a paradigm shift, the DC-link voltage of the wind unit is controlled by means of a conventional synchronous generator connected to the AC grid of the system. Two supplementary controllers, added to a diesel generator (DIG) and to a DC dump load (DL), are proposed to control the DC-link voltage. The wind generation unit operates in V-f control mode and the DIG operates in PQ control mode, which allows the stand-alone system to operate either in wind-diesel (WD) mode or in wind-only (WO) mode. The strong influence of the wind turbine speed variations in the DC-link voltage is mitigated by a low-pass filter added to the speed control loop of the wind turbine. The proposed control approach does not require the use battery bank and ultra-capacitor to control the DC-link voltage in wind generation units based on fully rated converter. View Full-Text
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Lukasievicz, T.; Oliveira, R.; Torrico, C. A Control Approach and Supplementary Controllers for a Stand-Alone System with Predominance of Wind Generation. Energies 2018, 11, 411.
Lukasievicz T, Oliveira R, Torrico C. A Control Approach and Supplementary Controllers for a Stand-Alone System with Predominance of Wind Generation. Energies. 2018; 11(2):411.Chicago/Turabian Style
Lukasievicz, Tiago; Oliveira, Ricardo; Torrico, César. 2018. "A Control Approach and Supplementary Controllers for a Stand-Alone System with Predominance of Wind Generation." Energies 11, no. 2: 411.
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