Key technologies of VSC-HVDC and its application on offshore wind farm in China

  title={Key technologies of VSC-HVDC and its application on offshore wind farm in China},
  author={Jie Wu and Zhixin Wang and Lie Xu and Guoqiang Wang},
  journal={Renewable \& Sustainable Energy Reviews},
In recent years, wind power industry has been flourishing and in China the focus has been gradually shifted from land-based to offshore wind farms. There are many advantages for offshore wind farms, such as abundant wind energy reserves, high utilization of the wind turbine capacity, not taking up land resources and so on. As wind turbine technology improves, offshore wind farms have been expanding quickly and are located further away from the onshore grid. The power transmission problem has… Expand
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