Large Scale Renewable Power Generation

Advances in Technologies for Generation, Transmission and Storage

  • Jahangir Hossain
  • Apel Mahmud

Part of the Green Energy and Technology book series (GREEN)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Narottam K. Das, Syed M. Islam
    Pages 53-75
  3. Tareq Aziz, Tapan K. Saha, Nadarajah Mithulananthan
    Pages 151-171
  4. Elyas Rakhshani, Pedro Rodriguez
    Pages 233-271
  5. Raymundo Enrique Torres Olguin, Alejandro Garces, Gilbert Bergna
    Pages 289-310
  6. Waqar A. Qureshi, Nirmal-Kumar C. Nair
    Pages 311-329
  7. L. A. Trujillo Guajardo, A. Conde Enríquez
    Pages 331-367
  8. Alireza Soroudi, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo, Abbas Rabiee
    Pages 413-438

About this book


This book focuses on the issues of integrating large-scale renewable power generation into existing grids. The issues covered in this book include different types of renewable power generation along with their transmission and distribution, storage, and protection. It also contains the development of medium voltage converters for step-up-transformer-less direct grid integration of renewable generation units, grid codes and resiliency analysis for large-scale renewable power generation, active power and frequency control, and HVDC transmission. The emerging SMES technology for controlling and integrating large-scale renewable power systems is also discussed. Since the protection issues with large-scale distributed renewable power systems are different compared to the existing protection system for one way power flow, this book includes a new protection technique for renewable generators along with the inclusion of current status of smart grid. This book is a good reference for the researchers who are working the area of renewable power generation and smart grids.


International Grid Codes Nanocrystalline Cells Non-toxic Materials Polymer Cells Renewable Power Generation Smart Grid Solar Cell Technologies Transmission and Storage Voltage Ride-through Compliances Wind Power Generation Systems

Editors and affiliations

  • Jahangir Hossain
    • 1
  • Apel Mahmud
    • 2
  1. 1.Griffith School of EngineeringGriffith UniversityGold CoastAustralia
  2. 2.Electrical & Electronics EngineeringSwinburne University of TechnologyHawthornAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Singapore 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Energy
  • Print ISBN 978-981-4585-29-3
  • Online ISBN 978-981-4585-30-9
  • Series Print ISSN 1865-3529
  • Series Online ISSN 1865-3537
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