Control strategy of Grid-Connected PV Inverters in Microgrid with Nonlinear Operating Conditions

A. Naderipour, Z. Abdul-Malek, E. Abohamzeh, Vigna Kumaran Ramachandaramurthy, M. R. Miveh

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Abstract

This paper proposes a current control strategy for a Photovoltaic (PV) system in three-phase three-wire grid-connected microgrids under unbalanced and nonlinear load conditions. The proposed control strategy comprise of a multi-loop control technique to provide balanced output current, multi-resonant harmonic compensator to reduce the Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) and a droop-based control scheme to achieve accurate power sharing. Additionally, the current THDs were reduced from above 17.51% to lower than 3% with the proposed control strategy under nonlinear load conditions. The effectiveness of the proposed control strategy was proven via simulation using MATLAB/Simulink.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2018 IEEE 7th International Conference on Power and Energy, PECon 2018
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
Pages45-49
Number of pages5
ISBN (Electronic)9781538654316
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 02 Jul 2018
Event7th IEEE International Conference on Power and Energy, PECon 2018 - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Duration: 03 Dec 201804 Dec 2018

Publication series

Name2018 IEEE 7th International Conference on Power and Energy, PECon 2018

Conference

Conference7th IEEE International Conference on Power and Energy, PECon 2018
CountryMalaysia
CityKuala Lumpur
Period03/12/1804/12/18

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Harmonic distortion
Electric current control
MATLAB
Wire

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Fuel Technology
  • Energy Engineering and Power Technology

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Naderipour, A., Abdul-Malek, Z., Abohamzeh, E., Ramachandaramurthy, V. K., & Miveh, M. R. (2018). Control strategy of Grid-Connected PV Inverters in Microgrid with Nonlinear Operating Conditions. In 2018 IEEE 7th International Conference on Power and Energy, PECon 2018 (pp. 45-49). [8684119] (2018 IEEE 7th International Conference on Power and Energy, PECon 2018). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1109/PECON.2018.8684119
Naderipour, A. ; Abdul-Malek, Z. ; Abohamzeh, E. ; Ramachandaramurthy, Vigna Kumaran ; Miveh, M. R. / Control strategy of Grid-Connected PV Inverters in Microgrid with Nonlinear Operating Conditions. 2018 IEEE 7th International Conference on Power and Energy, PECon 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2018. pp. 45-49 (2018 IEEE 7th International Conference on Power and Energy, PECon 2018).
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Naderipour, A, Abdul-Malek, Z, Abohamzeh, E, Ramachandaramurthy, VK & Miveh, MR 2018, Control strategy of Grid-Connected PV Inverters in Microgrid with Nonlinear Operating Conditions. in 2018 IEEE 7th International Conference on Power and Energy, PECon 2018., 8684119, 2018 IEEE 7th International Conference on Power and Energy, PECon 2018, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., pp. 45-49, 7th IEEE International Conference on Power and Energy, PECon 2018, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 03/12/18. https://doi.org/10.1109/PECON.2018.8684119

Control strategy of Grid-Connected PV Inverters in Microgrid with Nonlinear Operating Conditions. / Naderipour, A.; Abdul-Malek, Z.; Abohamzeh, E.; Ramachandaramurthy, Vigna Kumaran; Miveh, M. R.

2018 IEEE 7th International Conference on Power and Energy, PECon 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2018. p. 45-49 8684119 (2018 IEEE 7th International Conference on Power and Energy, PECon 2018).

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Naderipour A, Abdul-Malek Z, Abohamzeh E, Ramachandaramurthy VK, Miveh MR. Control strategy of Grid-Connected PV Inverters in Microgrid with Nonlinear Operating Conditions. In 2018 IEEE 7th International Conference on Power and Energy, PECon 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. 2018. p. 45-49. 8684119. (2018 IEEE 7th International Conference on Power and Energy, PECon 2018). https://doi.org/10.1109/PECON.2018.8684119