Transient faults in wind energy conversion systems: analysis, modelling methodologies and remedies

Abubakar, Ukashatu, Mekhilef, Saad, Mokhlis, Hazlie, Seyedmahmoudian, Mehdi, Horan, Ben, Stojcevski, Alex, Bassi, Hussain and Rawa, Muhyaddin Jamal Hosin 2018, Transient faults in wind energy conversion systems: analysis, modelling methodologies and remedies, Energies, vol. 11, no. 9, pp. 1-33, doi: 10.3390/en11092249.

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Title Transient faults in wind energy conversion systems: analysis, modelling methodologies and remedies
Author(s) Abubakar, Ukashatu
Mekhilef, Saad
Mokhlis, Hazlie
Seyedmahmoudian, Mehdi
Horan, BenORCID iD for Horan, Ben orcid.org/0000-0002-6723-259X
Stojcevski, Alex
Bassi, Hussain
Rawa, Muhyaddin Jamal Hosin
Journal name Energies
Volume number 11
Issue number 9
Article ID 2249
Start page 1
End page 33
Total pages 33
Publisher MDPI
Place of publication Basel, Switzerland
Publication date 2018-09
ISSN 1996-1073
Keyword(s) Science & Technology
Technology
Energy & Fuels
transients
transient stability
wind turbines
DFIG
WTG
WECS
FED INDUCTION GENERATOR
STABILITY ANALYSIS
POWER-SYSTEM
GRID INTEGRATION
GUARANTEED TRANSIENT
DIGITAL PROTECTION
TRANSMISSION-LINES
WAVELET TRANSFORM
CONTROL STRATEGY
VISUAL IMPACT
Summary This paper presents an in-depth review of classical and state-of-the-art models for analysing the transient stability in wind energy conversion systems. Various transient simulation models for a number of wind turbine generator (WTG) configurations are introduced, under different disturbances. The mitigation is achieved, by manipulating the generator speed and power electronics control, whereas the protection is implemented using conventional, intelligent or digital relays for the safety of sensitive components, in case of transient fault occurrence. The various control systems in WECS are basically employed to transform and regulate the varying frequency, owing to the stochastic nature of wind speed, to the standard 50-Hz or 60-Hz frequency for coupling to an existing electrical utility grid. It has been observed that the control and protection schemes in wind energy systems are concurrently applied. Transient faults in WECSs are a dominant power quality problem especially in the doubly-fed induction generator (DFIG), and often classified as overcurrent or overvoltage transients. These transients are measured using the transient stability index and analysed using the EMTDC/PSCAD software. In addition, the inertia of the rotating masses of wind turbine generators is often characterized by a transient torque, which generates oscillations in power systems.
Language eng
DOI 10.3390/en11092249
Field of Research 09 Engineering
02 Physical Sciences
HERDC Research category C1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal
ERA Research output type C Journal article
Copyright notice ©2018, The Authors
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30114030

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