VSC topology comparison for STATCOM application under unbalanced conditions

Part of book or chapter of book English OPEN
Laka, Aitor; Cross, Andrew; Barrena, Jon A.; Chivite-Zabalza, Javier; Rodríguez, Miguel Á.;
  • Publisher: IEEE

This paper compares the performance of four different power electronic converter topologies, which have been proposed for STATCOM applications. Two of the topologies are Modular Multilevel Cascaded Converters (MMCC), whilst the remaining circuits utilize magnetic elemen... View more
  • References (5)

    [1] J. Chivite-Zabalza, M. Rodriguez, J. Asensio, and I. Atutxa, "Power quality analysis of a Synchronous Static Series Compensator (SSSC) connected to a high voltage transmission network," in Power and Energy Society General Meeting, 2010 IEEE, 2010, pp. 1-8.

    [2] L. Kuang, L. Jinjun, W. Zhaoan, and W. Biao, "Strategies and Operating Point Optimization of STATCOM Control for Voltage Unbalance Mitigation in Three-Phase Three-Wire Systems," IEEE Trans. Power Del., vol. 22, pp. 413-422, 2007.

    [3] J. V. Milanovic and Z. Yan, "Modeling of FACTS Devices for Voltage Sag Mitigation Studies in Large Power Systems," IEEE Trans. Power Del., vol. 25, pp. 3044-3052, 2010.

    [4] M. Crow, A. Yazdani, H. Sepahvand, and M. Ferdowsi, "Fault Detection and Mitigation in Multilevel Converter STATCOMs," IEEE Trans. Ind. Electron., vol. PP, pp. 1-1, 2010.

    [5] S.-c. Wang, K.-s. Yu, and G.-f. Tang, "Mitigation of Voltage Sags by Grid-Connected Distributed Generation System in Series and Shunt Configurations," in Power System Technology and IEEE Power India Conference, 2008. POWERCON 2008. Joint International Conference on, 2008, pp. 1-6.

  • Metrics
Share - Bookmark