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International Journal of Engineering Research in Computer Science and Engineering (IJERCSE)

Monthly Journal for Computer Science and Engineering

Open Access Journal

International Journal of Engineering Research in Electrical and Electronic Engineering(IJEREEE)

Monthly Journal for Electrical and Electronic Engineering

ISSN : 2395-2717 (Online)

Call For Paper : Vol 11, Issue 05, May 2024
Enhancement of Droop Characteristics with Synchronous Power Controller for Renewable Power Generation

Author : O. Hemakesavulu 1 Dr. M. Padmalalitha 2 V. Vidyavani 3

Date of Publication :7th March 2017

Abstract: The increasing amount of renewable power generation systems is a challenging issue for the control and operation of the electrical networks. One of the main issues is their lack of inertia, which is becoming a greater problem as much as the share of the power plants based on traditional synchronous generators gets reduced. In this regard, the new grid codes ask these plants to provide new functionalities such as the frequency support and inertia emulation. In this project, a synchronous power controller for grid-connected converters is proposed as a good solution for the renewable generation systems. It provides inertia, damping, and flexible droop characteristics. Different from the faithful replication of the swing equation of synchronous machines, an alternative control structure is proposed, by which the damping and inherent droop slope can be configured independently to meet the requirements in both dynamics and frequency regulations. Simulation results are obtained using MATLAB/Simulink shows the performance of the proposed control strategy.

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