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A Study on the Countermeasure Algorithm for Power System Disturbances in Large Scale Fuel Cell Generation System
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A Study on the Countermeasure Algorithm for Power System Disturbances in Large Scale Fuel Cell Generation System
Choi, Sung-sik; Kim, Byung-ki; Park, Jae-beom; Rho, Dae-seok;
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 Abstract
Recently, fuel cell generation system with high energy efficiency and low CO2 emission is energetically interconnected with distribution power system. Especially, MCFC(molten carbonate fuel cell) operating at high temperature conditions is commercialized and installed as a form of large scale power generation system. However, it is reported that power system disturbances such as harmonic distortion, surge phenomenon, unbalance current, EMI(Electromagnetic Interference), EMC (Electromagnetic Compatibility) and so on, have caused several problems including malfunction of protection device and damage of control devices in the large scale FCGS(Fuel Cell Generation System). Under these circumstances, this paper proposes countermeasure algorithms to prevent power system disturbances based on the modelling of PSCAD/EMTDC and P-SIM software. From the simulation results, it is confirmed that proposed algorithms are useful method for the stable operation of a large scale FCGS.
 Keywords
Fuel cell generation system;Power system disturbances;Unbalance current;Surge;Harmonic;PSCAD/EMTDC;Protection device;Malfunction;
 Language
English
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