International Conference on Renewable Energies and Power Quality



345 Energy price-based control strategy of a small-scale head-dependent hydroelectric power plant
Risto Tiainen, Tuomo Lindh, Jero Ahola, Markku Niemelä, Ville Särkimäki
Lappeenranta University of Technology. Finland

431 Performance limitations of B6 inverters during unsymmetrical voltage sag conditions
A. Notholt(1), D. Coll- Mayor(2)
(1). Institut für solare Energieversorgungstechnik. Germany
(2). University of Balearic Islands, Physics Department. Spain

A control method of parallel inverter for smart islanding of a local power system
Mashahide Hojo(1), Kota Amo(1), Toshihisa Funabashi(2), Yoshinobu Ueda(2)
(1). The University of Tokushima, Japan
(2). Meidensha Corporation, Japan


265 Improved control of current controlled grid connected inverters in adjustable speed power energies
J.J. Vague Cardona (1), J.C.Alfonso Gil (1), F.J. Gimeno Sales (1), S. Segui- Chilet (1), S. Orts Grau (1), N. Muñoz Galeano(2)
(1). Department of Electronics Engineering. Universidad Politécnica de Valencia. Spain
(2). Department of Electrical Engineering. University of Antioquia. Medellín, Colombia

303 Power quality in wind power systems
Z. Leonowicz
Department of Electrical Engineering. Wroclaw University of Technology. Poland

483 On the evaluation of power quality indices in distribution systems with dispersed generation
A. Bracale (1), G. Carpinelli (2), A. Di Fazio (3), D. Potro (2)
(1). Department for Technologies, University of Naples Parthenope, Italy
(2). Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
(3). Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Cassino, Italy


384 An innovative transmission mechanism applicable to variable speed wind turbines
G. S. Hwang(1), J. C. Lin(2), D. M. Tsay(2), J. H. Kuang(2) and T. L. Chern(3)
(1) Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering. Nanhua University. Chiayi 62248, (Taiwan)
(2) Department of Mechanical & Electro-Mechanical Engineering
(3) Department of Electrical Engineering. National Sun Yat-Sen University. Kaohsiung 80424, (Taiwan)

676 Is n-type multicrystalline silicon the best candidate for short-term high-efficiency lower-cost solar cells?
João Ferreira(1), Olivier Palais(1,2), Marcel Pasquinelli(1,2) and Damien Barakel(1,2)
(1) Aix-Marseille University, IM2NP
(2) CNRS, IM2NP (UMR 6242)
Faculté des Sciences et Techniques, Campus de Saint-Jérôme, Marseille, France

681. Experimental Application of Leakage Flux to the Detection of Insulation Faults on Disc-Type Winding Transformers
M. F. Cabanas, M. G. Melero, C. H. Rojas, G. A. Orcajo, J. M. Cano, F. Pedrayes González, J. G. Norniella, S. Díaz Rozada
University of Oviedo. Electrical Engineering Dept. Campus de Viesques. Gijón (Spain)


345 Output power of linear generators under reactive control in regular waves
Agustín García Santana(1), Dan El Montoya Andrade(2), Antonio de la Villa Jaén(3)
1. Departamento Eléctrico. AG Ingeniería
2. Escuela de Ingeniería Eléctrica, Universidad Central de Venezuela
3. Departamento de Ingeniería Eléctrica, University of Sevilla. Spain

354 Visualization of the power waveforms frequency fluctuations with the use of the constant length time window
Jaroslaw Zygarlicki(1), Janusz Mroczka(2)
1.Department of Electrical, Control and Computer Engineering, Opole University of Technology. Poland
2. Electronic and Photonic Metrology, Wroclaw University of Tecnology. Poland

445 Performances and acoustic noise of intelligent wind power unit
K. Kubo(1,3), T. Kanemoto(2)
1. School of Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Tecnology. Japan
3. Research Fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science. Japan
2. Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Tecnology, Kitakyushu. Japan


318 Voltage Dip Measurements along MV lines vs Primary Substations Measurements
F. Belloni, C. Chiappa, R. Chiumeo, L. Garbero, F. Malegori, L. Tenti
RSE - Ricerca sul Sistema Energético, Milano. Italy

678 Coastal Sea Power. A proposal for Exploitation Wave Energy
R. Borras(1), R. Ferreiro(1), F. Miguelez(2), R. Rodriguez(3)
1.UDC, Industrial Engineering Department, ETSNyM-Universidad de A Coruña (UDC). Spain
2.UDC, Physics Department,  ETSNyM-Universidad de A Coruña (UDC). Spain
3.UDC, Energy and Propulsion Department, ETSNyM-Universidad de A Coruña (UDC). Spain

832 A reactor for rapid water disinfection in rural areas and post disaster situations
S. Ali Shah, R. Saunders
Department of Physics, The University of the West Indies. Trinidad and Tobago


242- An Efficient Fuzzy Logic Based Maximum Power Point Tracking Controller for Photovoltaic Systems
Muhammad Sheraz, M.A. Abido
Department of Electrical Engineering. King Fahd University of Petrolium and Minerals Dhahran. Saudi Arabia

264-A novel approach to select HVDC - controller parameters by using a decoupling filter
C. Hahn, A. Müller, M. Luther
Electrical Energy Systems University of Erlangen – Nuremberg. Germany

440-Modelling solar data: reasons, main methods and applications
M. de Simón-Martín(1), M. Díez-Mediavilla(2), C. Alonso-Tristán(2)
1. Department of Electrical Engineering and Systems and Automatics, E.I.I.I., León University. Spain
2. Department of Electromechanical Engineering, E.P.S., Burgos University. Spain


296 - Photovoltaic array simulation technique for non-uniform insolation conditions
J. Mroczka, M. Ostrowski
Chair of Electronic and Photonic Metrology .Wroclaw University of Technlogy. Poland

330 - Harmonic Distortion Caused by Multilevel Current Source Inverters
S.König,  G. Herold
Chair of Electrical Energy Systems, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg. Germany

418 - Compact Transformers for Offshore Wind Power Plants Applications
J. Reyes(1), M. Oliva (1), A. Prieto(1), A. Fernández(1), M. Cuesto(1), M. Burgos(2)
1. Department of Engineering and Technology, ABB Power Transformer Factory, Cordoba. Spain
2.Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Seville. Spain


291 -The energy saving effect of incorporating an ATRIUM into a building
R. Getino-De la Mano - Dr. J. L. Falagán Cavero – E. Getino Grande
Dpto. de Ing. Eléctrica y de Sistemas y Automática. Universidad de León. Campus of Vegazana – León (Spain)

318 - Comparison of Transmission Technologies with Regard to their Contribution to Power System Stability
S. Höhn, A. Semerow and M. Luther
Chair of Electrical Energy Systems. University of Erlangen-Nuremberg. Erlangen (Germany)

495 - Design and Analysis of Experiments for a PEM Fuel Cell Mathematical Modelling
A. Crãciunescu, C. L. Popescu, M. O. Popescu, L. Pãtularu and M. Predescu
Department of Electrical Engineering. University ”Politehnica” of Bucharest. (Romania)


320 - Implementing intelligent technical systems into smart homes by using model based systems engineering and multi-agent systems
J. Michael, M. Hillebrand, B. Wohlers, C. Henke. R. Dumitrescu, M. Meyer, A. Trächtler
Fraunhofer Project Group for Mechatronic System Design, Paderborn. German

490 - Solar Nanoantennas energy based characterization
C. Di Garbo(1), P. Livreri(1), G. Vitale(2)
1. Dipartimento di Energia, ingegneria dell?Informazione, e modelli Matematici, Università di Palermo, Viale delle Scienze, Ed.9, 90128 Palermo. Italy
2. Istituto di Studi sui Sistemi Intelligenti per l?Automazione (ISSIA), Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR), Palermo. Italy

520 - Integration of Solar Energy Resource into Agro-Energy Cooperative Districts: A Case Study based on Solar Powered Irrigation Pumps
A. Rubio-Aliaga(1), A. Molina-García(1), J.M. Sánchez-Lozano(2), M.S. García-Cascales(3)
1. Department of Electrical Engineering
3. Department of Electronics, Computer Architecture and Project Engineering. Universidad Politécnica de Cartagena. Spain
2. Centro Universitario de la Defensa de San Javier, Academia General del Aire, Universidad Politécnica de Cartagena, Murcia. Spain


222 - Assessing the impact of photovoltaic self-consumption support policies on energy losses
J. García-Villalobos, P. Eguía, E. Torres, A. Etxegarai
Department of Electrical Engineering - University of Basque Country - UPV/EHU. Bilbao. Spain

280 - The influence of the self-excited induction machine into the electrical grid under inestability situation - Real case measurement
R. Bosch(1), P. Casals(1), A. Serrano(1,2)
1. Department of Electrical Engineering. E.T.S.E.I.B, Polytechnic University of Catalonia. Barcelona. Spain
2. Eléctrica Serosense Distribuidora. Spain  

287 - Study on Voltage Control of Distribution Network Using PV Generation Forecasting
H. Kobayashi(1,2),  M. Kato(2)
1. Polytechnic University, 2-32-1 Ogawa-nishimachi, Kodaira-shi, Tokyo. Japan
2. Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Tokyo Denki University. Japan


208 - Potential benefits of distributed generation in the reduction of non-technical losses
Eduardo Baffi(1), Rafael Martin Lamaison Urioste(2), Mònica Aragüés Peñalba(3)
1. Ministry of Transparency and Comptroller-General (CGU) Brasília. Brazil
2. Electronic Engineering Department, ETSEIB, Polytechnic University of Catalonia
(UPC) Barcelona. Spain
3. Electrical Engineering Department, ETSEIB, Polytechnic University of Catalonia
(UPC) Barcelona. Spain

346 - Maximum Power Point Extraction in PV Array Under Partial Shading Conditions Using GWO-Assisted Beta Method
M. V. Rocha, L. P. Sampaio, S. A. O. Silva
Department of Electrical Engineering. Federal University of Technology - UTFPR-CP, Cornélio Procópio - PR - Brazil

347 - Modelling of Aggregated Power Output of Photovoltaic Power Generation in Consideration of Smoothing Effect of Power Output Fluctuation around Observation Point
T. Kato(1), T. Murase(2), M. Kurimoto(2), Y. Manabe(1), T. Funabashi(1)
1. Institute of Materials and Systems for Sustainability (IMaSS)
2. Department of Electrical Engineering, Nagoya University. Japan


237 - Phase Equilibrium for Clathrate Hydrates Formed with Difluoromethane and N-Methylpiperidine for Hydrate-Refrigeration System
Y. Kondo(1, K. Murayama(1), A. Ruiz(1), S. Takeya(2), K. Nemoto(1), R. Ohmura(1)
1. Department of Mechanical Engineering, Keio University Kohoku-ku, Yokohama. Japan
2. National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST). Tsukuba, Ibaraki. Japan

326 - Use of FACTS for Improving Voltage Stability in Mining Applications
J. L. Olabarrieta Rubio(1), P. Eguia Lopez(2), E. Torres Iglesias(2), A. Etxegarai Madina(2)
1. ABB Ring Motors. Spain
2. Department of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering of Bilbao, Universidad del País Vasco UPV/EHU. Spain

337 - Assessment of the Performance of Frequency Domain Models Based on Different Reference Points for Linearization
E. Tavukcu, S. Müller, J. Meyer
Technische Universitaet Dresden Institute of Electrical Power Systems and High Voltage Engineering Dresden. Germany


212 - Re-optimizing array cable systems in offshore wind farms using 66 kV voltage 
I. Arrambide(1), I. Zubia(1),  A. Madariaga(2)
1. Department of Electrical Engineering. Escuela de Ingeniería de Guipúzcoa,
    University of the Basque. Donostia-San Sebastián. Spain. 2. Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult. Glasgow. United Kingdom

340 - Modeling, Simulation and Comparative Study between Switched Reluctance Generator 8x6 and Switched Reluctance Generator 12x8
R. J. Dias, B. A. Oliveira, K. A. Silva, C.P. Alves, F. A. Ferreira, R.R. Aguiar Federal Institute of Education,Science and Technology of Goiás. Brazil

420 - A Three-Phase Open Hardware Design for Power Quality Solutions Francisco G. Montoya, Alfredo Alcayde, Eduardo Viciana, Francisco M. Arrabal-Campos, Raúl Baños, Juan Martínez-Lao.
Department of Engineering E.S.I., Almería University. Spain


207- Energy savings approach to optimal location of EV charging stations in microgrids

Vishnu Suresh, Przemyslaw Janik, Dominika Kaczorowska

Faculty of Electrical Engineering Wroclaw University of Science and Technology.

Wrocław. Poland


320- Intelligent Resource Management in the context of a Microgrid of Smart Buildings

Sérgio Ramos, João Soares, Zahra Foroozandeh, Inés Tavares, António


GECAD - Research Group on lntelligent Engineering and Computing for

Advanced Innovation and Development Polytechnic of Porto (ISEP/IPP). Portugal


344-Fast frequency oscillations detection in low inertia power systems with excessive demand-side response for frequency regulation

Leo Casasola-Aignesberger, Sergio Martinez

Department of Electrical Engineering, Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros

Industriales, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. Spain



257 - Experimental analysis of the performances of ventilated photovoltaic facades
R. Arena, S. Aneli, G.M. Tina, A. Gagliano
Department of Electrical Electronic and Computer Engineering University of Catania. Italy

294 - Local reactive power management using solar pumping in isolated electrical systems
B. González-Díaz(1), D. Rodríguez-Urrego(1), J. F. Gómez-González(1), O. García-Afonso(1), R. Guerrero- Lemus(2), J. A. Méndez-Pérez(3)

1. Departamento de Ingeniería Industrial, Escuela Superior de Ingeniería y Tecnología, Universidad de La Laguna,Tenerife. Spain
2. Departamento de Física, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de La Laguna, Tenerife. Spain
3. Departamento de Ingeniería Informática y de Sistemas, Universidad de La Laguna, Tenerife. Spain

377 - Spatial Aggregation of Local Flexibility – Horizon2020 project experiences
I. Vokony, H. Salama,  L. Barancsuk, P. Sores

Department of Electrical Engineering, Budapest Unviersity of Technology and Economics (BME). Hungary


228-Sizing of on-grid photovoltaic systems for water pumping in irrigation communities

Angel A. Bayod-Rújula(1), Rodolfo Dufo-López(1), Amaya Martínez Gracia(2,1)

1. Department of Electrical Engineering E.I.N.A., Zaragoza University. Spain

2. Department of Mechanical Engineering E.I.N.A., Zaragoza University. Spain


404-Performance evaluation of grid connected T-Type multilevel inverters
Kevin ACADINE(1), Augustin MPANDA(2), Ahmed EL HAJJAJI(1)

1. Laboratoire MIS, UPJV, Amiens. France
2. SYMADE, UniLaSalle Amiens. France


447-An experimental facility for the development of a gravitational water vortex turbine

Johan Betancour(1), Rubio-Clemente A(1,2), Chica E(1)

1. Grupo de Investigación Energía Alternativa, Facultad de Ingeniería,

Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín. Colombia.

2. Escuela Ambiental, Facultad de Ingeniería, Universidad de Antioquia UdeA,

    Medellín. Colombia