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Effective utilization of renewable energies such as wind energy is expected instead of the fossil fuel. Wind energy is not constant and windmill output is proportional to the cube of wind speed, which cause the generated power of wind turbine generators (WTGs) to fluctuate. In order to reduce output power fluctuation of wind farm, this paper presents a(More)
In recent years, introduction of an alternative energy source such as solar energy is expected. However, insolation is not constant and output of photovoltaic (PV) system is influenced by meteorological conditions. In order to predict the power output for PV system as accurate as possible, it requires method of insolation estimation. In this paper, the(More)
Economic load dispatch (ELD) performs an important part in the economic operation of power system. The ELD problem is considered as a non-linear constrained optimisation problem. The problem becomes non-convex and non-smooth when the generators' prohibited zones and valve-point effect are considered. The purpose of this work is to present a solution(More)
This paper presents a new approach to unit commitment problem using absolute stochastic simulated annealing method. In every iteration, a solution is taken with a certain probability. Typically in simulated annealing method, a higher cost feasible solution is accepted with temperature dependent probability, but other solutions are accepted(More)
Wind turbine generators and PV system causes fluctuating power condition. Therefore, the fluctuating power causes frequency and voltage fluctuations. In order to solve this problem, we propose a new power supply system by using renewable energy power production plant in isolated island. The feature of this system is to use hydrogen production unit and fuel(More)
In recent years, amount of renewable energy facilities using wind turbine generator and photovoltaic power system have been increased due to natural environment and resource depletion. Moreover, all electrification apartment houses or residences and electric vehicles have been increased. However, due to the fluctuating power from renewable energy sources(More)
Recently, many distributed generators have been connected to a power system. These may cause a large current if some system fault occurs in the power system, therefore a short-circuit capacity of the power system should be carefully considered. However, the short-circuit capacity also depends on a line impedance. A large line impedance will suppress the(More)
Nowadays, wind turbine generator (WTG) is increasingly required to provide control capabilities regarding output power. Under this scenario, this paper proposes an output power control of wind farm (WF) using pitch angle control connected to small power systems. In this control approach, WF output power control is achieved by two control levels: central and(More)
Photovoltaic (PV) systems are rapidly gaining acceptance as some of the best alternative energy sources. In installation area of large PV/battery system, it requires appropriate operation for example of a method considering power output fluctuation and insolation forecasts errors. In addition, it is better to minimize the size of battery and its capital(More)
In order to solve problems of global warming and depletion of energy resources, renewable energy systems such as wind generation is getting attention. However, wind power fluctuates due to variation of wind speed, and it is difficult to wind power forecast perfectly. Therefore, wind power developers should follow the strict condition for output power(More)