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Quasi-Steady-State Analysis on the Effect of the STATCOM on FRT Performance of Fixed Speed Wind Turbines

준정상상태 해석을 통한 고정속 풍력 발전기의 FRT에 대한 STATCOM의 효과 분석

  • 안선주 (명지대학교 전기공학과) ;
  • 황평익 (서울대학교 전기컴퓨터공학부) ;
  • 남순열 (명지대학교 전기공학과) ;
  • 강상희 (명지대학교 전기공학과) ;
  • 문승일 (서울대학교 전기컴퓨터공학부)
  • Received : 2009.11.09
  • Accepted : 2010.02.12
  • Published : 2010.04.01

Abstract

This paper analyzes the effect of the STATCOM on the improvement of the Fault Ride Through (FRT) capability of the fixed speed wind turbines(FSWTs). The steady-state models of the wind farm components, such as induction generator, capacitor bank, and the STATCOM, are developed based on the simplified equivalent circuit. Especially, the STATCOM is modeled as a controllable current source and a method that analytically determines the magnitude of the injection current is developed. For the quasi-steady-state(QSS) analysis, the steady-state model of the generator and STATCOM are merged with the dynamic model of drive train. The QSS simulation with the STATCOM shows that the STATCOM can enhance the FRT performance by improving the $W_r-T_e$ characteristics of the FSWTs.

Keywords

STATCOM;Fault Ride Through;Wind Turbine;Quasi-Steady-State Analysis

Acknowledgement

Supported by : 한국연구재단

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