Renewable Energy Integration

Challenges and Solutions

  • Jahangir Hossain
  • Apel Mahmud

Part of the Green Energy and Technology book series (GREEN)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Pradeep Kumar, Asheesh K. Singh
    Pages 17-39
  3. Nirmal-Kumar C. Nair, Waqar A. Qureshi
    Pages 41-67
  4. F. R. Islam, H. R. Pota
    Pages 239-258
  5. C. Gouveia, D. Rua, C. L. Moreira, J. A. Peças Lopes
    Pages 259-303
  6. R. K. Chauhan, B. S. Rajpurohit, S. N. Singh, F. M. Gonzalez-Longatt
    Pages 327-345
  7. Farhad Shahnia, Ruwan P. S. Chandrasena, Sumedha Rajakaruna, Arindam Ghosh
    Pages 347-381
  8. Md Shihanur Rahman, H. R. Pota
    Pages 383-409
  9. A. B. M. Nasiruzzaman, Most. Nahida Akter, H. R. Pota
    Pages 429-447

About this book

Introduction

This book presents different aspects of renewable energy integration, from the latest developments in renewable energy technologies to the currently growing smart grids. The importance of different renewable energy sources is discussed, in order to identify the advantages and challenges for each technology. The rules of connecting the renewable energy sources have also been covered along with practical examples. Since solar and wind energy are the most popular forms of renewable energy sources, this book provides the challenges of integrating these renewable generators along with some innovative solutions. As the complexity of power system operation has been raised due to the renewable energy integration, this book also includes some analysis to investigate the characteristics of power systems in a smarter way. This book is intended for those working in the area of renewable energy integration in distribution networks. 

Keywords

Active Power Compliances Energy Storage International Grid Codes Micro Grid Renewable Energy Integration Smart Grid Transmission and Storage Voltage Ride-through Compliances Wind Power Generation Systems

Editors and affiliations

  • Jahangir Hossain
    • 1
  • Apel Mahmud
    • 2
  1. 1.Griffith School of EngineeringGriffith UniversityGold CoastAustralia
  2. 2.Electrical & Electronics EngineeringSwinburne University of TechnologyHawthornAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-4585-27-9
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Singapore 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Energy
  • Print ISBN 978-981-4585-26-2
  • Online ISBN 978-981-4585-27-9
  • Series Print ISSN 1865-3529
  • Series Online ISSN 1865-3537
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