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Decentralized Model-free Loss Minimization in Distribution Grids with the Use of Inverters

@article{Murzakhanov2020DecentralizedML,
  title={Decentralized Model-free Loss Minimization in Distribution Grids with the Use of Inverters},
  author={Ilgiz Murzakhanov and Spyros Chatzivasileiadis},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2020},
  volume={abs/2009.05753}
}
Nowadays, distribution grids are undergoing massive penetration of renewable energy sources (RESs), especially rooftop photovoltaic solar panels (PVs) and small wind turbines (WTs), which lead to a greater ratio of fluctuating generation. As a result, the inherited problems of distribution grids, such as poor voltage profile and high power losses, become even worse due to bidirectional flows. To operate a grid in the optimal mode, we propose a communication- and model-free algorithm that… 

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