Distributed access control of volatile renewable energy resources

Minghui Zhu, Na Li, Wenbo Shi, Rajit Gadh

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    In this paper, we develop a general framework of distributed access control which allows for anytime connections and disconnections of volatile renewable energy resources in the power grid. We formally prove that the hard state constraints are satisfied all the time and the asymptotic stability is reached if connections and disconnections only happen for a finite number of times. Our framework and analysis leverage the tools of input-to-state stability and small gain theorems in nonlinear systems. The performance of our framework is illustrated by a case study on frequency control with wind integration.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Article number6939192
    JournalIEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting
    Issue numberOctober
    StatePublished - Oct 29 2014
    Event2014 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting - National Harbor, United States
    Duration: Jul 27 2014Jul 31 2014

    All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

    • Energy Engineering and Power Technology
    • Nuclear Energy and Engineering
    • Renewable Energy, Sustainability and the Environment
    • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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