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Title: A novel approach to frequency support in a wind integrated power system
Authors: Deepak, M.
Abraham, Rajesh Joseph
Gonzalez-Longatt, Francisco M.
Greenwood, David M.
Rajamani, Haile-Selassie
Keywords: Flywheel energy storage (FES)
Particle swarm optimization (PSO)
Thyristor controlled series compensator (TCSC)
Wind penetration
Issue Date: 2017
Publisher: © Elsevier
Citation: DEEPAK, M. ... et al, 2017. A novel approach to frequency support in a wind integrated power system. Renewable Energy, 108, pp. 194-206.
Abstract: This paper discusses the impact of wind penetration on frequency control of a thermal dominated system considering Generation Rate Constraints (GRC) and dead band non-linearities. The hidden inertia emulation and coordinated operation of conventional power generation systems with wind energy can effectively alleviate the frequency excursions during sudden load disturbances. Conventional energy storage device like Flywheel Energy Storage (FES) system can be used in conjunction with wind integrated power system to overcome the intermittent nature of power generation. Thyristor Controlled Series Compensator (TCSC) is found to be effective in damping low frequency oscillations in weak tie-lines and supplement the frequency regulation. A stochastic population based evolutionary computation technique - Particle Swarm Optimization (PSO) is used to tune the controller gains. A strategy comprising inertia control, coordinated operation of conventional generation units with wind energy and TCSC-FES has been proposed to enhance the frequency regulation which is effective in controlling low frequency oscillations as established by the simulation results.
Description: This paper is closed access until 22nd February 2018.
Version: Accepted for publication
DOI: 10.1016/j.renene.2017.02.055
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/24439
Publisher Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2017.02.055
ISSN: 0960-1481
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