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Renewable Energy

Utilisation and System Integration

Edited by Wenping Cao

Anhui University


The development of renewable energy technologies (such as wind, solar, and biomass) has accelerated the establishment of a low-carbon society. This book provides a glimpse of some recent advancements in modelling, control, electrical generators and power converters, and social and political aspects of utilising these renewable sources of energy. It is aimed to provide some latest references for the readers who are interested in research work, energy policies, and social dimensions of renewable energy.

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Renewable EnergyUtilisation and System IntegrationEdited by Wenping Cao

Published: May 11th 2016

DOI: 10.5772/59389

ISBN: 978-953-51-2408-5

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2407-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4201-0

Copyright year: 2016

Books open for chapter submissions

28354 Total Chapter Downloads

25 Crossref Citations

23 Web of Science Citations

39 Dimensions Citations


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1. Wind Power Development and Landscape – Social Participation, Opportunities and Challenges

By Karin Hammarlund, Marina Frolova and Anna Brånhult


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2. Study of Novel Power Electronic Converters for Small Scale Wind Energy Conversion Systems

By Mostafa Abarzadeh, Hossein Madadi Kojabadi and Liuchen Chang


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3. Modelling and Control of Grid-connected Solar Photovoltaic Systems

By Marcelo Gustavo Molina


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4. Method for Aligning Facets in Large Concentrators That Have Segmented Mirrors for Solar Thermal Applications

By Sergio Vázquez y Montiel, Fermín Granados Agustín and Lizbeth Castañeda Escobar


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5. Theoretical Analysis and Implementation of Photovoltaic Fault Diagnosis

By Yihua Hu and Wenping Cao


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6. Genset Optimization for Biomass Syngas Operation

By Horizon Walker Gitano-Briggs and Koay Loke Kean


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7. Radio Frequency Energy Harvesting - Sources and Techniques

By M. Pareja Aparicio, A. Bakkali, J. Pelegri-Sebastia, T. Sogorb, V. Llario and A. Bou


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8. Renewable Energy, Emissions, and Health

By María del P. Pablo-Romero, Rocío Román, Antonio Sánchez-Braza and Rocío Yñiguez


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9. Distributed Renewable Power Sources in Weak Grids — Analysis and Control

By Everton Luiz de Aguiar, Rafael Cardoso, Carlos Marcelo de Oliveira Stein, Jean Patric da Costa and Emerson Giovani Carati


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10. Planning Tools for the Integration of Renewable Energy Sources Into Low- and Medium-Voltage Distribution Grids

By Jean-François Toubeau, Vasiliki Klonari, Jacques Lobry, Zacharie De Grève and François Vallée


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11. Simulation Methods for the Transient Analysis of Synchronous Alternators

By Jérôme Cros, Stéphanie Rakotovololona, Maxim Bergeron, Jessy Mathault, Bouali Rouached, Mathieu Kirouac and Philippe Viarouge


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12. Photovoltaic Power Plant Grid Integration in the Romanian System–Technical Approaches

By Dorin Bică, Mircea Dulău, Marius Muji and Lucian Ioan Dulău


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