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    • A power sharing algorithm for a hybrid energy storage system based on batteries 

      Díaz González, Francisco; Aragüés Peñalba, Mònica; Girbau Llistuella, Francesc; Llonch Masachs, Marc; Sumper, Andreas (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2019)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      This paper presents a method to operate a hybrid Energy Storage System (ESS) based on a heterogeneous grouping of battery types. In particular, the system is composed by a lithium-ion battery pack and a lead-acid one. The ...
    • Anàlisi i mitigació del flicker en un parc eòlic 

      Girbau Llistuella, Francesc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-06)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
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      Aquest projecte està emmarcat dins el camp de les energies renovables, en concret l’energia eòlica. Ja que en els darrers anys el sector eòlic ha experimentat un notable creixement i la Unió Europea s’ha fixat que pel ...
    • Arquitectura de una red inteligente rural 

      Girbau Llistuella, Francesc; Sumper, Andreas; Díaz González, Francisco; Sudrià Andreu, Antoni; Castro Cervera, Fernando; Gallart Fernández, Ramon (2015)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      El trabajo presentado se enmarca en e l proyecto europeo del programa FP - 7 Smart Rural Grid que tiene como objetivo desarrollar la red rural inteligente y explorar las mejores maneras de hacer la transición de las actuales ...
    • Consecuencias de los robos de las puestas a tierras en las redes de distribución de media y baja tensión 

      Girbau Llistuella, Francesc; Sumper, Andreas; Aragüés Peñalba, Mònica (2015-02-11)
      External research report
      Open Access
    • Contribution to the operation of smart rural distribution grid with energy resources for improvement of the quality of service 

      Girbau Llistuella, Francesc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-12-19)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      This Thesis aims for contributing in the deployment and operation of Smart Grid, in isolated rural areas. As it would be expected, technological developments and investments in the electrical field have mainly focused on ...
    • Demonstration experience of the smart rural grid project 

      Girbau Llistuella, Francesc; Sumper, Andreas; Heredero Peris, Daniel; Pagès Giménez, Marc; Chillón Antón, Cristian; Vidal Clos, Josep Andreu; Díaz González, Francisco (2016)
      Conference lecture
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      This paper aims to detail and illustrate the experiences for the grid-connected mode during the operational phase of the Smart Rural Grid (SRG) project. The SRG project is focused on DSO's capabilities to increase the ...
    • Estudio técnico sobre la calidad del suministro en redes de distribución: Análisis de la secuencia de desconexión y reconexión de las líneas de media tensión 

      Girbau Llistuella, Francesc; Sumper, Andreas; Aragües, Monica (2014-04-08)
      External research report
      Open Access
    • Experimental validation of a single phase Intelligent Power Router 

      Rodriguez Bernuz, Joan Marc; Prieto Araujo, Eduardo; Girbau Llistuella, Francesc; Sumper, Andreas; Villafafila Robles, Roberto; Vidal Clos, Josep-Andreu (2015-12)
      Article
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      Current power networks are facing numerous challenges in transmission and distribution in order to accommodate distributed generation from renewables. As a result, the current grid needs to evolve towards a system with ...
    • Flicker mitigation by reactive power control in wind farm with doubly fed induction generators 

      Girbau Llistuella, Francesc; Sumper, Andreas; Díaz González, Francisco; Galceran Arellano, Samuel (2014-02)
      Article
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      This paper presents a novel wind farm control with the purpose to mitigate the flicker emission of doubly fed induction generators. The presented control strategy is implemented in a wind farm connected to a distribution ...
    • La primera feria autosostenible con anilla energética autónoma 

      Heredero Peris, Daniel; Chillón Antón, Cristian; Girbau Llistuella, Francesc; Gomis Bellmunt, Oriol; Pagès Giménez, Marc; Sudrià Andreu, Antoni (2019-11-15)
      Article
      Open Access
      El 2 y 3 de noviembre del 2019 tuvo lugar en Barcelona la novena edición de la feria de la movilidad eléctrica, Expoelectric. Esta feria es una iniciativa pionera que acerca el vehículo eléctrico de cero emisiones y las ...
    • Local performance of the smart rural grid through the local energy management system 

      Girbau Llistuella, Francesc; Sumper, Andreas; Díaz González, Francisco; Sudrià Andreu, Antoni; Gallart, R (2017)
      Conference report
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      This paper aims to detail and illustrate the operation of the LEMS during the grid-connected and grid-disconnected mode of the Smart Rural Grid (SRG) project. The SRG project is focused on DSO’s capabilities to increase ...
    • Microgrid clustering architectures 

      Bullich Massagué, Eduard; Díaz González, Francisco; Aragüés Peñalba, Mònica; Girbau Llistuella, Francesc; Olivella Rosell, Pol; Sumper, Andreas (2018-02-15)
      Article
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      Microgrids are considered one of the most promising solutions to integrate renewable distributed generation into the electric power system. During the last decade, the microgrid concept has been studied and developed and ...
    • Nuevos conceptos en microrredes para la distribución de energía eléctrica 

      Girbau Llistuella, Francesc; Aragüés Peñalba, Mònica; Sumper, Andreas (Grupo Tecnipublicaciones, 2015-01)
      Article
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      La red eléctrica tradicional, gracias al aumento de la generación distribuida, la irrupción de la electrónica de potencia y las avanzadas tecnologías de la información y comunicación, está evolucionando hacia las futuras ...
    • Optimization of the operation of smart rural grids through a novel rnergy management system 

      Girbau Llistuella, Francesc; Díaz González, Francisco; Sumper, Andreas (2018-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      The paper proposes an innovative Energy Management System (EMS) that optimizes the grid operation based on economic and technical criteria. The EMS inputs the demand and renewable generation forecasts, electricity prices ...
    • Short-term energy storage for power quality improvement in weak MV grids with distributed renewable generation 

      Díaz González, Francisco; del Rosario Calaf, Gerard; Girbau Llistuella, Francesc; Gomis Bellmunt, Oriol (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      The intermittent and stochastic nature of renewable energy sources impose several challenges for the operation of electrical networks, and affect power quality levels as well. This paper addresses one of the issues associated ...
    • Smart grid architecture for rural distribution networks: application to a Spanish pilot network 

      Girbau Llistuella, Francesc; Díaz González, Francisco; Sumper, Andreas; Gallart, R; Heredero Peris, Daniel (2018-04-04)
      Article
      Open Access
      This paper presents a novel architecture for rural distribution grids. This architecture is designed to modernize traditional rural networks into new Smart Grid ones. The architecture tackles innovation actions on both the ...
    • Smart grids for rural conditions and e-mobility - Applying power routers, batteries and virtual power plants 

      Boehner, Volker; Franz, P.; Hanson, J.; Gallart, R; Martínez, S.; Sumper, Andreas; Girbau Llistuella, Francesc (2016)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Significant reductions of greenhouse gas emission by use of renewable energy sources belong to the common targets of the European Union. Smart grids address intelligent use and integration of conventional and renewable ...