Modelling and control of a variable speed wind turbine driving doubly fed induction generator using three-level PWM converter
by Fairouz Kendouli; Khoudir Abed; Khalil Nabti; Hocine Benalla
International Journal of Renewable Energy Technology (IJRET), Vol. 3, No. 3, 2012

Abstract: The aim of this researcher is to develop a complete wind central model driven doubly fed induction generator (DFIG) which feeds an AC power grid. For that, two-pulse width modulated (PWM) voltage converters are connected back to back between the rotor terminals of DFIG and the utility grid via a common DC link, in there, our contribution will appear in the utilisation of three levels voltage inverters in order to ameliorate the energy quality. The simulation was carried out on a 2 MW wind-turbine driven DFIG system and the developed unified model validity and the proposed control strategies feasibility are all confirmed by the simulated results.

Online publication date: Wed, 29-Oct-2014

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