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Islanding Detection for Distributed Generation
Ding, X.; Crossley, P.A.; Morrow, D.J.;
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The paper discussed various techniques for islanding detection and described in detail the working principles of ROCOF and vector shift relays. A simulator was used to investigate why the stability of both types of relays maybe affected by network and load switching, short-circuit faults and in the case of a ROCOF relay the loss of bulk generation or the tripping of a transmission feeder. Finally, to enhance the reliability of Loss of Mains protection, a new islanding detection technique based on a GPS synchronized phasor measurement system was proposed.
Distributed generation;islanding detection;ROCOF;Vector shift;LOM;
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