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  • Adaptive vector control based wave-to-wire model of wave energy converters 

    Mir Cantarellas, Antonio; Remón Rodríguez, Daniel; Zhang, Weiyi; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (2017-03-29)
    Article
    Open Access
    This study presents a complete wave-to-wire model in which a novel wave energy converter control approach based on adaptive vector control is introduced. The proposed control for maximum power absorption of the primary ...
  • Adaptive vector control of wave energy converters 

    Mir Cantarellas, Antonio; Remón Rodríguez, Daniel; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (2017-05-01)
    Article
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    Many grid connection concerns, such as maximum power absorption and improved power quality, are increasingly gaining research interest in the wave energy sector, as several wave energy converter (WEC) concepts approach ...
  • A unified current loop tuning approach for grid-connected photovoltaic inverters 

    Zhang, Weiyi; Remón Rodríguez, Daniel; Mir Cantarellas, Antonio; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (2016-09-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    High level penetration of renewable energy sources has reshaped modern electrical grids. For the future grid, distributed renewable power generation plants can be integrated in a larger scale. Control of grid-connected ...
  • Caracterización de un sistema fotovoltaico con convertidor multinivel 

    Remón Rodríguez, Daniel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-12)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    Este proyecto se desarrolla en el ambito de las energias renovables y la electrónica de potencia. En concreto, se centra en el estudio de un sistema de generación de energía eléctrica mediante paneles fotovoltaicos que ...
  • Competitive control of wave power plants through price-signal optimum allocation of available resources 

    Mir Cantarellas, Antonio; Remón Rodríguez, Daniel; Martinez Garcia, Jorge; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (2017)
    Conference report
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    This paper presents a novel hierarchical control solution and real-time controller for distributed power plants aimed for achieving full control capabilities and increased benefits from direct market participation, grid ...
  • Dynamics estimation and generalized tuning of stationary frame current controller for grid-tied power converters 

    Zhang, Weiyi; Remón Rodríguez, Daniel; Mir Cantarellas, Antonio; Luna Alloza, Álvaro; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (2016-12-23)
    Article
    Open Access
    The integration of AC-DC power converters to manage the connection of generation to the grid has increased exponentially over the last years. PV or wind generation plants are one of the main applications showing this trend. ...
  • Enhancement of the stability of a distribution system through synchronous PV 

    Remón Rodríguez, Daniel; Mir Cantarellas, Antonio; Zhang, Weiyi; Candela García, José Ignacio; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016)
    Conference report
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    Distributed renewable energy sources progressively gain importance in power systems, with which new challenges, but also new opportunities, arise. Therefore, it is necessary to analyze the interaction between this type of ...
  • Equivalent model of large-scale synchronous photovoltaic power plants 

    Remón Rodríguez, Daniel; Mir Cantarellas, Antonio; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (2016-08-09)
    Article
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    The impact that power plants employing renewable energy sources have on power systems is no longer negligible due to the ever-increasing portion of the power share that these generation systems represent. Therefore, the ...
  • Frequency support characteristics of grid-interactive power converters based on the synchronous power controller 

    Zhang, Weiyi; Remón Rodríguez, Daniel; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (2016-10-17)
    Article
    Open Access
    Grid-interactive converters with primary frequency control and inertia emulation have emerged and are promising for future renewable generation plants because of the contribution in power system stabilization. This paper ...
  • Frequency support properties of the synchronous power control for grid-connected converters 

    Zhang, Weiyi; Remón Rodríguez, Daniel; Rocabert Delgado, Joan; Luna Alloza, Álvaro; Candela García, José Ignacio; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (2016)
    Conference report
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    Grid-connected converters with primary frequency control and inertia emulation have emerged and are promising for future renewable generation plants because of the contribution in power system stabilization. This paper ...
  • Grid-connected converters with virtual electromechanical characteristics: experimental verification 

    Zhang, Weiyi; Remón Rodríguez, Daniel; Candela García, José Ignacio; Luna Alloza, Álvaro; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (2017-10-05)
    Article
    Open Access
    Grid-connected power converters, which are frequently used to link renewable generation plants with the grid, are required to provide a better functionality for large scale integration of renewables. They are expected to ...
  • Grid synchronization of renewable generation systems using synchronous power controllers 

    Remón Rodríguez, Daniel; Zhang, Weiyi; Luna Alloza, Álvaro; Candela García, José Ignacio; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (2017)
    Conference report
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    The increasing penetration of renewable energy sources in power systems has increased the amount of generating units employing power electronics as their grid interface, instead of synchronous generators. Their different ...
  • Hybrid solar plant with synchronous power controllers contribution to power system stability 

    Remón Rodríguez, Daniel; Mir Cantarellas, Antonio; Martinez Garcia, Jorge; Escaño, Juan M.; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (2017)
    Conference report
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    The penetration of renewable power plants in the global electricity mix is reaching significant levels, and power system operators are adapting their grid codes, so that renewable generators do not alter the operation ...
  • Impact of 100-MW-scale PV plants with synchronous power controllers on power system stability in northern Chile 

    Remón Rodríguez, Daniel; Cañizares, Claudio A.; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (2017-08-03)
    Article
    Open Access
    © 2017, The Institution of Engineering and Technology. The impact that renewable energy sources interfaced by power electronics have on power systems becomes more important as their share in the generation mix increases, ...
  • Impact of solar PV plants with synchronous power controllers on power system stability 

    Remón Rodríguez, Daniel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-12-19)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    The irruption of renewable energy sources with power electronics interfaces is transforming power systems. To minimize the possible adverse effects that these generating systems may have on the power grid, transmission ...
  • Power system stability analysis under increasing penetration of photovoltaic power plants with synchronous power controllers 

    Remón Rodríguez, Daniel; Mir Cantarellas, Antonio; Mauricio, J.M.; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (2017-05-10)
    Article
    Open Access
    The utilisation of renewable sources brings many benefits to electric power systems, but also some challenges such as the impact that renewable power plants employing power electronics have on the grid, which is gaining ...
  • Virtual synchronous power strategy for multiple HVDC interconnections of multi-area AGC power systems 

    Rakhshani, Elyas; Remón Rodríguez, Daniel; Mir Cantarellas, Antonio; Martinez Garcia, Jorge; Rodríguez Cortés, Pedro (2016-07-20)
    Article
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    Automatic Generation Control (AGC) in multi-area interconnected power systems is experiencing several adaptions due to increasing level of power converter based components in the system. The concept of Virtual Synchronous ...