Dynamic control of intermittent renewableenergy fluctuations in two-layer power grids

  title={Dynamic control of intermittent renewableenergy fluctuations in two-layer power grids},
  author={Simona Olmi and Carl H. Totz and Eckehard Scholl},
  journal={Cybernetics and Physics},
In this work we model the dynamics of power grids in terms of a two-layer network, and use the Italian high voltage power grid as a proof-of-principle example. The first layer in our model represents the power grid consisting of generators and consumers, while the second layer represents a dynamic communication network that serves as a controller of the first layer. The dynamics of the power grid is modelled by the Kuramoto model with inertia, while the communication layer provides a control… 

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