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Graphical determination of network limits for wind power integration

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2 Author(s)
Abdelkader, S.M. ; Sch. of Electron., Queen's Univ. of Belfast, Belfast, UK ; Flynn, D.

A graphical method is presented for determining the capability of individual system nodes to accommodate wind power generation. The method is based upon constructing a capability chart for each node at which a wind farm is to be connected. The capability chart defines the domain of allowable power injections at the candidate node, subject to constraints imposed by voltage limits, voltage stability and equipment capability limits being satisfied. The chart is first derived for a two-bus model, before being extended to a multi-node power system. The graphical method is employed to derive the chart for a two-node system, as well as its application to a multi-node power system, considering the IEEE 30-bus test system as a case study. Although the proposed method is derived with the intention of determining the wind farm capacity to be connected at a specific node, it can be used for the analysis of a PQ bus loading as well as generation.

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Generation, Transmission & Distribution, IET  (Volume:3 ,  Issue: 9 )

Date of Publication:

September 2009

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