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Inventions 2017, 2(3), 23; doi:10.3390/inventions2030023

Analysing Renewable Energy Source Impacts on Power System National Network Code

University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest, Splaiul Independentei, no 313, District 6, 060042 Bucharest, Romania
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Received: 2 July 2017 / Revised: 5 August 2017 / Accepted: 5 August 2017 / Published: 31 August 2017
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Inventions and Innovation in Integration of Renewable Energy Systems)
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This paper analyses the impact on renewable energy sources integrated into the Romanian power system on the electrical network operation considering the reduction of electricity consumption with respect to the 1990s. This decrease has led to increased difficulties in integrating the renewable energy sources into the power system (network reinforcements), as well as issues concerning the balance of production/consumption. Following the excess of certain proportions of the energy mix, intermittent renewable energy sources require the expansion of networks, storage, back-up capacities and efforts for a flexible consumption, in the absence of which renewable energy sources cannot be used or the grid can be overloaded. To highlight the difficulty of connecting some significant capacities installed in wind power plants and photovoltaic installation, the paper presents a case study for Dobrogea area that has the most installed capacity from renewable energy sources in operation. View Full-Text
Keywords: renewable energy sources; dynamic simulation; maximum share renewable energy sources; dynamic simulation; maximum share
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Balaban, G.; Lazaroiu, G.C.; Dumbrava, V.; Sima, C.A. Analysing Renewable Energy Source Impacts on Power System National Network Code. Inventions 2017, 2, 23.

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