Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Advances in Modelling and Control of Wind and Hydrogenerators

Edited by Amir Ebrahimi

Hannover University

Rapid deployment of wind and solar energy generation is going to result in a series of new problems with regards to the reliability of our electrical grid in terms of outages, cost, and life-time, forcing us to promptly deal with the challenging restructuring of our energy systems. Increased penetration of fluctuating renewable energy resources is a challenge for the electrical grid. Proposing solutions to deal with this problem also impacts the functionality of large generators. The power electronic generator interactions, multi-domain modelling, and reliable monitoring systems are examples of new challenges in this field. This book presents some new modelling methods and technologies for renewable energy generators including wind, ocean, and hydropower systems.

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Advances in Modelling and Control of Wind and HydrogeneratorsEdited by Amir Ebrahimi

Published: April 1st 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.77988

ISBN: 978-1-83880-533-3

Print ISBN: 978-1-83880-532-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83880-544-9

Copyright year: 2020

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389 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. Validating a CFD Simulation Approach by Ventilation Measurements for an Air-Cooled Salient Pole Model Generator

By Bastian Diebel, Axel Walter-Krause, Roland Jester-Zuerker and Babette Schwarz

39

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2. Hybrid Electro-Optic Capacitive Sensors for the Fault Diagnostic System of Hydrogenerator

By Ievgen O. Zaitsev and Anatolii Levytskyi

42

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3. Tidal Turbine Generators

By Faisal Wani, Jianning Dong and Henk Polinder

61

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4. Ocean Wind Energy Technologies in Modern Electric Networks: Opportunity and Challenges

By Foad H. Gandoman, Abdollah Ahmadi, Shady H.E. Abdel Aleem, Masoud Ardeshiri, Ali Esmaeel Nezhad, Joeri Van Mierlo and Maitane Berecibar

79

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5. An Adaptive Load Frequency Control Based on Least Square Method

By Adelhard Beni Rehiara, Naoto Yorino, Yutaka Sasaki and Yoshifumi Zoka

41

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6. Provision of Ancillary Services by Wind Power Generators

By Ayman Attya and Jose Luis Dominguez-Garcia

42

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7. Frequency-Power Control of VSWTG for Improved Frequency Regulation

By Asma Aziz and Aman Than Oo

46

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8. Nonlinear and Sampled Data Control of Wind Turbine

By Marwa Hassan

39

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