International Conference on Renewable Energies and Power Quality - ICREPQ





Electromagnetic Compatibility Issues during Faults in Electric Power Systems
M. Buzdugan(1), H. Bălan(1),  H. Laslo(2)
1. Technical University of Cluj-Napoca. Romania
2.  Electroplus Ltd. Cluj-Napoca. Romania




Using ANFIS to Predict Harmonic Distortion in Residential Building Loads: A case study in the Amazonian Region of Brazil
A. Albino Moisés Faro de Morais Junior, B. Maria Emília de Lima Tostes, C. Ubiratan Holanda Bezerra, D. Thiago Mota Soares
Electrical Engineering Faculty, Federal University of Pará, Institute of Technology, PA. Brazil




Real-time operation of a centralized Energy Management System for an islanded Microgrid
A. Peña Asensio(1), S. Arnaltes Gómez(1), J.L. Rodriguez-Amenedo(1), M. Garcia-Plaza(1), M. Prodanovic(2)
1. Department of Electrical Engineering, Carlos III University, Leganes, Madrid.Spain
2. Institute IMDEA Energy, Madrid. Spain




Protection Systems for Multi-Terminal HVDC Grids
D.M. Larruskain(1), V. Valverde(1), E. Torres(1), G. Buigues(1), M. Santos(2)
1.  Department of Electrical Engineering, E.I. Bilbao., University of the Basque. Country UPV/EHU, Bilbao. Spain
2.  Tecnalia. Spain




Supraharmonic Interactions between Multiple Devices within Different Local Low Voltage Grid Structures
Christian Waniek(1),  Thomas Wohlfahrt(1), Johanna M.A. Myrzik(1), Jan Meyer(2), Peter Schegner(2)
1. Institute of Energy Systems, Energy Efficiency and Energy Economics. TU Dortmund University. Germany
2.  Institute of Electrical Power Systems and High Voltage Engineering. Technische Universitaet Dresden.  Germany




Development of a solar powered self-sustainable energy system
Ewen Constant, Kary Thanapalan, Mark Bowkett
Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Sciences, University of South Wales. UK




Electronic differential system for Light Electric Vehicles with two inwheel motors
Clavero-Ordóñez, Lucía(1), Fernández-Ramos, José(1), Gago-Calderón, Alfonso(2)
1.  Departamento de Electrónica, Escuela de Ingenierías Industriales, Universidad  de Málaga. Spain
2.  Departamento de Expresión Gráfica, Diseño y Proyectos.Escuela de Ingenierías Industriales, Universidad de Málaga. Spain




Comparative Study of the Main Maximum Power Point Tracking Techniques applied to Photovoltaic modules using PSIM Software
F. R. Arduini, R. A. Jordão, G. B. Lima, F. A. M. Moura, A. J. J. P. Rosentino, M. V. B. Mendonça, P. H. O. Rezende,  M. R. M. Castillo
Núcleo de Energia Renovável e de Qualidade de Energia (NERQ)
Universidade Federal do Triângulo Mineiro (UFTM); Instituto de Ciências Tecnológicas e Exatas (ICTE) Uberaba–MG. Brasil




Uninterrupted power supply by integration of renewable energies, storage systems and smart energy management system in Kumasi-Ghana
M. Steglich, Johanna M.A. Myrzik
Institute of Energy Systems, Energy Efficiency and Energy Economics. TU Dortmund University. Germany




Simulation and experimental investigation of a parallel serpentine-baffle flow field plate against fuel crossover in a direct ethanol proton exchange membrane fuel cell
G. Benetti, E. Mathias,  P. M. Belchor
ACET, UNOESC. Joaçaba. Brazil




Optimal demand-side management with a multi-technology battery storage system
G. Fernández(1), H. Bludszuweit(1), J. Torres(1), J. Almajano(1), I. Machin(2), J.F. Sanz(2),  R. Serrano(3),  M. Garín(3)
1.  CIRCE Foundation. CIRCE Building / Campus Río Ebro. Zaragoza. Spain
2 . Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Zaragoza. Spain
3. URBENER S-L. – Sistemas Urbanos de Energías Renovables  Zaragoza. Spain




A Model to Evaluate Energy Efficiency of Buildings Located in Hot and Humid Tropical Climates
Hernando J. Gómez, Lesmes A. Corredor, Maira A. Sierra
Department of Mechanical Engineering,  Universidad del Norte. Barranquilla. Colombia




Thermoeconomic Analysis of Biomethane Large Scale Production for Cities from Landfill and Sewage Biogas
Nilma R. Barsallo, Álvaro I. Ochoa, Lesmes A. Corredor, Maira A. Sierra, Iván Ochoa
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Universidad del Norte. Barranquilla. Colombia




Electrical Distribution Systems’ Reconfiguration Considering Distributed Generation: Implementation and Comparison of Metaheuristic Tools
W. R. Faria, M. E. De Oliveira, H. X. Rocha, L. G. W. Da Silva
 Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of Goiás at Itumbiara, Researches in Energy Systems Group – NuPSE  Itumbiara-GO. Brazil




Optimal design of the on-board electrical generation system of a jet airliner
F.J. Asensio(1), J.I. San Martín(1), I. Zamora(2), G. Saldaña(1),  A. Mollinedo(1)
1. Department of Electrical Engineering, Engineering School of Gipuzkoa (Section of Eibar), University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU). Spain
2. Department of Electrical Engineering, Engineering School of Bilbao, University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU). Spain




Fault Indicators Allocation Using Variable Neighborhood Search Aiming Energy Quality Improvement
Jáder de Alencar Vasconcelos(1), Antônio César Baleeiro Alves(1), Marcelo Escobar de Oliveiros(2), Luis Gustavo Wesz de Silva(2)
1. Federal University of Goiás. Brazil
2. Federal Institute Technology of Goiás. Brazil




Energy Storage Technologies towards Brazilian Electrical System
Silvera , V. (1,2), Cantane, D. A.(2), Reginatto, R.(1), Ledesma, J. J. G.(4), Schimdt, M. H.(3),  Ando Junior, O. H.(4)
1. Department of Electrical Engineering,  State University of Paraná Western Foz do Iguaçu; Paraná. Brazil
2. Battery Laboratory, Itaipu Technological Park (PTI), Foz do Iguaçu – Paraná. Brazil
3. Department of Planning and Control of the Distribution Expansion - DPLD, COPEL, Paranaense Energy Company, Mossunguê, Curitiba – PR. Brazil
4. Department of Renewable Energies,  UNILA, Federal University of Latin American Integration, Foz do Iguaçu-PR. Brazil




Photovoltaic system for the treatment of surface water polluted with polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in Colombia
A. Rubio-Clemente(1,2,3), E. Chica(4) and G.A. Peñuela(1)
1.Grupo GDCON, Facultad de Ingeniería, Sede de Investigaciones Universitarias (SIU), Universidad de Antioquia UdeA, Medellín. Colombia
2. Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud. Universidad Católica de Murcia UCAM. Murcia.
3. Facultad de Ingeniería, Tecnológico de Antioquia-Institución Universitaria TdeA, Medellín. Colombia
4.Departamento de Ingeniería Mecánica, Facultad de Ingeniería, Universidad de Antioquia UdeA, Medellín. Colombia




Microgrid controller standardization – principles and implementation
G. Joos(1),  J. Reilly(2)
1. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Montreal, QC, Canada
2. Reilly Associates, New Jersey.USA




Minimising the levelised cost of energy and grid impact by multiobjective optimisation of wind turbine sizing
Javier Serrano González(1), Manuel Burgos Payán(1), Jesús Riquelme Santos(1),  João de Almeida(2)
1. Department of Electrical Engineering,  University of Seville. Spain
2. Faculty of Sciences of Lisbon University. Portugal




Intermittent personalized ventilation coupled with mixing ventilation for occupant protection against active and passive contaminants and energy savings
D. Al Assaad(1),  C. Habchi(2), K. Ghali(1), N. Ghaddar(1)
1. Department of Mechanical Engineering, American University of Beirut.  Lebanon
2. Department of Mechanical Engineering. Lebanese University, Branch II. Roumieh, Lebanon




Electricity Quality Estimation in Consequence of PV Power Penetration into Israeli Grid
Kurtz D.,  Averbukh M.
Israel Electric Company (IEC), Department of Electric/Electronic Engineering, Ariel University. Israel