A wide range of power generation technologies exist today, whose characteristics can vary significantly. Additionally, a diverse range of wind turbines are available in the market. With experienced wind developers taking the charge in installing multi-megawatt-size windfarms at a rapid pace, the role of wind power in electricity generation is bound to grow in significance in the coming years. This panel takes a critical look at the operating characteristics of existing and planned wind power generation systems and their relationship to interconnection requirements and performance standards.
B. H. Chowdhury, "Operational Characteristics of Wind Plants and Windfarms," Proceedings of the IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting, 2006, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Jan 2006.
The definitive version is available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PES.2006.1709604
IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting, 2006
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Keywords and Phrases
Wind Park; Grid Codes; Interconnection; Interconnection Requirements; Low Voltage Ride Through; Multimegawatt-Size Windfarms; Power Generation Technologies; Power Markets; Power System Interconnection; Wind Plants; Wind Power; Wind Turbines
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