Altin, Müfit1; Teodorescu, Remus3; Bak-Jensen, Birgitte4; Annakkage, U. D.5; Iov, F.5; Kjær, P. C.5
1 Department of Energy Technology, The Faculty of Engineering and Science, Aalborg University, VBN2 The Faculty of Engineering and Science, Aalborg University, VBN3 Power Electronic Systems, The Faculty of Engineering and Science, Aalborg University, VBN4 Electric Power Systems, The Faculty of Engineering and Science, Aalborg University, VBN5 unknown
High wind power penetration levels result in additional requirements from wind power in order to improve frequency stability. Replacement of conventional power plants with wind power plants reduces the power system inertia due to the wind turbine technology. Consequently, the rate of change of frequency and the maximum frequency deviation increase after a disturbance such as generation loss, load increase, etc. Having no inherent inertial response, wind power plants need additional control concepts in order to provide an additional active power following a disturbance. Several control concepts have been implemented in the literature, but the assessment of these control concepts with respect to power system requirements has not been specified. In this paper, a methodology to assess the inertial response from wind power plants is proposed. Accordingly, the proposed methodology is applied to one of the inertial response control concepts from the literature.
Ieee Power and Energy Society General Meeting, 2012, p. 1-8
Main Research Area:
Ieee Power and Energy Society General Meeting
2012 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, 2012