Your browser does not support JavaScript!

Modeling and simulation of a pico-hydropower off-grid network

Modeling and simulation of a pico-hydropower off-grid network

For access to this article, please select a purchase option:

Buy chapter PDF
(plus tax if applicable)
Buy Knowledge Pack
10 chapters for $120.00
(plus taxes if applicable)

IET members benefit from discounts to all IET publications and free access to E&T Magazine. If you are an IET member, log in to your account and the discounts will automatically be applied.

Learn more about IET membership 

Recommend Title Publication to library

You must fill out fields marked with: *

Librarian details
Your details
Why are you recommending this title?
Select reason:
Modeling and Dynamic Behaviour of Hydropower Plants — Recommend this title to your library

Thank you

Your recommendation has been sent to your librarian.

This chapter will cover the system arrangement, modeling and control of such a system, with implementation of simulated example and expansion of the concept to include solar PV and wind turbine sources.

Chapter Contents:

  • 11.1 Introduction
  • 11.2 System overview
  • 11.3 Component models
  • 11.3.1 Turbine
  • 11.3.2 Shaft assembly
  • 11.3.3 Generator
  • 11.3.4 Rectifier
  • 11.3.5 DC-DC converter
  • 11.3.6 Inverter modeling
  • 11.3.7 Transmission line and load modeling
  • 11.4 Control scheme design
  • 11.4.1 Turbine and DC-DC converter controller design
  • 11.4.2 Inverter control design
  • Voltage and frequency regulation via droop control
  • Power sharing
  • Power measurement
  • Fundamental voltage controller
  • Harmonic voltage controller
  • Phase locked loop (PLL)
  • 11.5 Simulation results
  • 11.5.1 Single generator unit with varying load
  • 11.5.2 Performance with non-linear load
  • 11.5.3 Power sharing performance
  • 11.5.4 Change in input power (drop in head)
  • 11.6 Modeling of implementation in Nepal
  • 11.7 Hybrid renewable off-grid network
  • 11.7.1 Solar PV interface modifications
  • 11.7.2 Wind turbine interface modifications
  • 11.7.3 Hybrid grid simulation
  • 11.8 Summary
  • References
  • Further Reading

Inspec keywords: hydroelectric power stations

Other keywords: wind turbine sources; pico-hydropower off-grid network; solar PV sources

Subjects: Hydroelectric power stations and plants

Preview this chapter:
Zoom in

Modeling and simulation of a pico-hydropower off-grid network, Page 1 of 2

| /docserver/preview/fulltext/books/po/pbpo100e/PBPO100E_ch11-1.gif /docserver/preview/fulltext/books/po/pbpo100e/PBPO100E_ch11-2.gif

Related content

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address