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Control design and dynamic performance analysis of a wind turbine-induction generator unit

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2 Author(s)
E. S. Abdin ; Dept. of Electr. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada ; W. Xu

This paper presents the modeling and control design for a wind energy conversion scheme using induction generators. The scheme consists of a three-phase induction generator driven by a horizontal axis wind turbine and interfaced to the utility through a double overhead transmission line. A static VAr compensator was connected at the induction generator terminals to regulate its voltage. The mechanical power input was controlled using the blade pitch-angle. Both state and output feedback controllers are designed using MATLAB software to regulate the generator output. From the simulation results, the response of closed loop system exhibited a good damping and fast recovery under different type of large disturbances

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IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion  (Volume:15 ,  Issue: 1 )