Inspec keywords: power distribution planning; stochastic processes; sampling methods; simulated annealing; wind turbines; wind power plants; particle swarm optimisation; investment

Other keywords: stochastic distribution network planning; stochastic DNP; wind turbines; Latin hypercube sampling method; MVSbEM model; simulated annealing particle swarm optimisation algorithm; forecasting approach; voltage deviation; uncertain wind power; power factors; mean-variance-skewness based expectation maximisation model; substations upgrading; forecasting error; expectation–maximisation model; continuously increasing demand; wind power penetration; network loss; different forecasting wind; sample uncertain wind speed

Subjects: Power system management, operation and economics; Power system planning and layout; Distribution networks; Optimisation techniques; Other topics in statistics; Wind power plants