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Distributed Cooperative Control of Microgrid Storage
This paper proposes dynamic energy level balancing between distributed storage devices as a strategy to improve frequency regulation and reliability in droop controlled microgrids. This has beenExpand
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A Model Predictive Control System for a Hybrid Battery-Ultracapacitor Power Source
A model predictive control system for a hybrid battery-ultracapacitor power source is proposed and experimentally verified in this paper. The main advantage of the proposed system is that the batteryExpand
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Power Balance of Cascaded H-Bridge Multilevel Converters for Large-Scale Photovoltaic Integration
Multilevel cascaded H-bridge converters are promising candidates for large-scale photovoltaic power plants. They allow direct connection to medium-voltage distribution networks without the presenceExpand
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Decoupled Control System for Cascaded H-Bridge Multilevel Converter Based STATCOM
In conventional control systems for a static synchronous compensator based on a cascaded H-bridge multilevel converter, the action of individual voltage controllers that balance capacitor voltages can alter the output of a cluster voltage controller and a current controller due to a coupling effect. Expand
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Control Strategies for Microgrids With Distributed Energy Storage Systems: An Overview
This paper presents an overview of the state of the art control strategies specifically designed to coordinate distributed energy storage (ES) systems in microgrids. Expand
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Unified Distributed Control for DC Microgrid Operating Modes
This paper proposes a unified distributed control strategy for DC microgrid operating modes, without bus voltage signaling or mode detection mechanisms that are normally required for decentralizedExpand
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Power Balance Optimization of Cascaded H-Bridge Multilevel Converters for Large-Scale Photovoltaic Integration
Multilevel-cascaded H-bridge converters are promising candidates for next generation photovoltaic power converters. They feature reduced switching losses and higher conversion efficiency with modularExpand
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Operation of Cascaded H-Bridge Multilevel Converters for Large-Scale Photovoltaic Power Plants Under Bridge Failures
The fault-tolerant operation of a CHB converter for improving the reliability and availability of large-scale PV power systems has been described in this paper. Expand
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Model Predictive Control for Distributed Microgrid Battery Energy Storage Systems
This brief proposes a new convex model predictive control (MPC) strategy for dynamic optimal power flow between battery energy storage (ES) systems distributed in an ac microgrid. Expand
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An Input Current Feedback Method to Mitigate the DC-Side Low-Frequency Ripple Current in a Single-Phase Boost Inverter
A boost DC/AC converter is popular in AC line-integrated energy storage systems (ESSs) based on low-voltage DC sources such as battery, fuel cell, or supercapacitor. The direct DC/AC power conversionExpand
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