6. Grid Converter Structures for Wind Turbine Systems

  1. Remus Teodorescu1,
  2. Marco Liserre2 and
  3. Pedro Rodríguez3

Published Online: 19 DEC 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470667057.ch6

Grid Converters for Photovoltaic and Wind Power Systems

Grid Converters for Photovoltaic and Wind Power Systems

How to Cite

Teodorescu, R., Liserre, M. and Rodríguez, P. (2011) Grid Converter Structures for Wind Turbine Systems, in Grid Converters for Photovoltaic and Wind Power Systems, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470667057.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    Aalborg University, Denmark

  2. 2

    Politecnico di Bari, Italy

  3. 3

    Technical University of Catalonia, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 DEC 2010
  2. Published Print: 14 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470057513

Online ISBN: 9780470667057

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Keywords:

  • grid converter structures - for wind turbine systems;
  • wind turbine (WT) connection - to grid, a delicate issue;
  • grid converter control structures;
  • WTS power configurations, of wind turbine system - mechanical and electrical one;
  • controllable power electronics in wind turbine - made with doubly fed induction generator;
  • scenario of power conversion structures - for variable-speed wind turbine systems;
  • full-power back-to-back converter - with a synchronous generator;
  • DC link current, maintained at highest level - for best dynamic response;
  • doubly fed induction generator control;
  • WTSs, focus on different topologies - converter structures, controlling main goals

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • WTS Power Configurations

  • Grid Power Converter Topologies

  • WTS Control

  • Summary

  • References