14. Distributed Generation

  1. Abdelhay A. Sallam and
  2. Om P. Malik

Published Online: 8 FEB 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470943854.ch14

Electric Distribution Systems

Electric Distribution Systems

How to Cite

Sallam, A. A. and Malik, O. P. (2011) Distributed Generation, in Electric Distribution Systems, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470943854.ch14

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 FEB 2011
  2. Published Print: 11 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470276822

Online ISBN: 9780470943854



  • distributed generation - power systems and distributed generation (DG);
  • performance of distributed generators;
  • synchronous generators, equipped with more complex control - for synchronization with utility grid, and field excitation controlled


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Power Systems and Distributed Generation (DG)

  • Performance of Distributed Generators

  • Case Study