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  • Proposals for flexible operation of multi-terminal DC grids: introducing flexible DC transmission system (FDCTS) 

    Rouzbehi, Kumars; Miranian, Arash; Candela García, José Ignacio; Luna Alloza, Álvaro; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    The current route of achieving the ultimate plan for flawless operation and control of the multi-terminal DC (MTDC) grids can be significantly accelerated by learning from the vast and valuable experiences gained from the ...
  • A hybrid power flow controller for flexible operation of multi-terminal DC grids 

    Rouzbehi, Kumars; Miranian, Arash; Candela García, José Ignacio; Luna Alloza, Álvaro; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    This paper develops a hybrid power flow controller (HPFC) to take one step forward for building future flexible DC transmission system (FDCTS). The idea for proposing HPFC is inspired by the successful operation of flexible ...
  • Tuning of proportional resonant controllers for three phase PV power converters with LCL+trap filter 

    Zhang, Weiyi; Citro, Costantino; Mir Cantarellas, Antonio; Remón, D.; Luna Alloza, Álvaro; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    Power generation facilities based on renewable energy sources, such as PV or wind, are frequently connected to the grid through three-phase power converters. As the power of the plant increases, the design of the grid ...
  • Towards fully controllable multi-terminal DC grids using flexible DC transmission systems 

    Rouzbehi, Kumars; Miranian, Arash; Luna Alloza, Álvaro; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    This paper develops a flexible DC transmission system (FDCTS) to power control and load flow control within the multi-terminal (MTDC) grids. The FDCTS include static power electronics-based elements for electric energy ...
  • Integration of renewable generation for frequency support of HVDC/AC interconnected systems under power market scenario 

    Rakhshani, Elyas; Remón, D.; Mir Cantarellas, Antonio; Rouzbehi, Kumars; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (2014)
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    This paper proposes a modified model for active power/ frequency support of multi-area power system analysis that takes into account the effects of AC/DC systems under deregulated environment of the power market. The AC ...
  • Intelligent voltage control in a DC micro-grid containing PV generation and energy storage 

    Rouzbehi, Kumars; Miranian, Arash; Candela García, José Ignacio; Luna Alloza, Álvaro; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (2014)
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    This paper proposes an intelligent control scheme for DC voltage regulationin a DC micro-grid integrating photovoltaic (PV) generation, energy storage and electric loads. The maximum power generation of the PV panel is ...
  • A protection strategy for fault detection and location for multi-terminal MVDC distribution systems with renewable energy systems 

    Monadi, Mehdi; Koch-Ciobotaru, Cosmin; Luna Alloza, Álvaro; Candela García, José Ignacio; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    A fault location method and a fault clearance strategy are presented in this paper for medium voltage dc (MVDC) distribution system. MVDC systems are applicable for connection between microgrids (MGs) and integration of ...
  • An active power synchronization control loop for grid-connected converters 

    Remón, D.; Mir Cantarellas, Antonio; Rakhshani, Elyas; Candela García, José Ignacio; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    The increasing penetration of renewable energy sources in power systems requires new control systems that provide services similar to those of conventional generators. This paper proposes an active power controller that ...
  • Storage system requirements for grid supporting PV-power plants 

    Gavriluta, Catalin; Candela García, José Ignacio; Rocabert Delgado, Joan; Etxeberria Otadui, Ion; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    Large penetration of renewable energy is currently attenuated by concerns regarding their impact on the controllability and reliability of the electrical system. As the inclusion of energy storage is to a great extent the ...
  • An active power self-synchronizing controller for grid-connected converters emulating inertia 

    Remón, D.; Mir Cantarellas, Antonio; Rakhshani, Elyas; Candela García, José Ignacio; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    Renewable energy sources are increasing their penetration in power systems, making necessary new control systems that offer services usually provided only by conventional generators. In this paper, an active power controller ...

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