Distributed Accommodation for Distributed Generation – From the View of Power System Blackouts

  • Boyu Liu
  • Bowen ZhouEmail author
  • Dianke Jiang
  • Ziheng Yu
  • Xiao Yang
  • Xiangjin Ma
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 925)


With the rapid increase of the installed capacity and generation capacity of renewable generation, the topology and structure of modern power systems get more complicated, which promotes higher requirements for power system secure and stable operation. However, power system large-scale blackouts often occur. This paper firstly reviewed 51 major blackouts in history worldwide. The main causes of blackouts were summarized afterwards. Finally, distributed accommodation for distributed energy in energy internet was proposed as a key research direction to avoid large-scale blackouts.


Power systems Large-scale blackout Cascading failure Energy internet Review 



This paper was supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (61703081), and Natural Science Foundation of Liaoning Province (20170520113).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Boyu Liu
    • 1
  • Bowen Zhou
    • 1
    Email author
  • Dianke Jiang
    • 2
  • Ziheng Yu
    • 1
  • Xiao Yang
    • 1
  • Xiangjin Ma
    • 1
  1. 1.College of Information Science and EngineeringNortheastern UniversityShengyangChina
  2. 2.State Grid Dalian Electric Power Supply CompanyDalianChina

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