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Participation of Doubly Fed Induction Wind Generators in System Frequency Regulation

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2 Author(s)
de Almeida, R.G. ; INESC Porto, Porto ; Peas Lopes, J.A.

This paper proposes a control scheme that allows doubly fed induction wind generators (DFIWG) to participate effectively in system frequency regulation. In this control approach, wind generators operate according to a deloaded optimum power extraction curve such that the active power provided by each wind turbine increases or decreases during system frequency changes. The control strategy defined at the wind generator to supply primary frequency regulation capability exploits a combination of control of the static converters and pitch control, adjusting the rotor speed and the active power according to the deloaded optimum power extraction curve. Results obtained in a small isolated system are presented to demonstrate the effectiveness of the approach.

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Power Systems, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:22 ,  Issue: 3 )

Date of Publication:

Aug. 2007

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