Paralleling of Distributed Dissimilar Energy Sources in Microgrid Applications
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The objective of this course is to provide a comprehensive overview of microgrids and the integration of dissimilar energy sources such as: synchronous generator sets, photovoltaic panels, energy storage components and others to maximize the resiliency of the power system, reduce the carbon footprint, and lower the cost of operation.
- Define microgrids and identify common microgrid components
- Discuss the functionalities of microgrid controls
- Describe how paralleling of the synchronous and renewable power sources is accomplished
- Identify key economic, operational, and environmental benefits associated with microgrids
Hassan Obeid, Senior Global Technical Advisor – Energy Management Solutions, Cummins Power Generation
Gary Cohen, Content Manager, CFE Media and Technology