International Conference on Renewable Energies and Power Quality - ICREPQ





Results of the research into the harmonics of loads connected to the nodes of high voltage network
L. I. Kovernikova
The Siberia Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Energy Systems Institute,Irkutsk. Russia




 Innovative Design of a Sea Wave Energy Harnesser
D. Ionescu(1), B.S. Ngwenya(2)
1. Department of Mechanical Engineering Technology,  Faculty of Engineering and Built
    Environment, University of Johannesburg. South Africa
2. Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Mangosuthu University of Technology, Umlazi-Durban. South Africa




A Review and Discussion of the Grid-Code Requirements for Renewable Energy Sources in Spain
T. García-Sánchez(1), E. Gómez-Lázaro(1), A. Molina-García(2)
1. Renewable Energy Research Institute, Department of Electrical Engineering, Electronic,
    Automatic and Communication, E.I.I., Castilla la Mancha University, Albacete. Spain
2. Department of Electrical Engineering, Universidad Politécnica de Cartagena. Spain




Integration of Renewable Energy Sources in Industrial Parks: Medicool European Demonstration Project
A. Molina-García(1), T. García-Egea(2), M. Moreno(3)
1. Department of Electrical Engineering, Universidad Politécnica de Cartagena. Spain
2. Polytechnic Science Department, UCAM Universidad Católica San Antonio de Murcia. Spain
3. Medicool Engineering - Project Manager, HEFAME Group -Santomera-Abanilla. Spain




Sensitivity analysis of a High Gain DC/DC boost converter including parasitic parameters
F. Alonge(1), M. Pucci(2), R. Rabbeni(1),  G. Vitale(2)
1. Università degli Studi di Palermo – Facoltà di Ingegneria, Dipartimento di Energia, Ingegneria
    dell’Informazione e Modelli Matematici – DEIM. Italy
2. ISSIA-CNR (Insitute of Intelligent Systems for the Automation), Palermo. Italy




Power Quality Analysis and Improvements in a Hot Rolling Mill using a STATCOM
Pablo Ardura(1), Gonzalo Alonso(1), José M. Cano(1), Joaquín G. Norniella(1), Francisco Pedrayes(1), Fernando Briz(1), Manés F. Cabanas(1), Manuel G. Melero(1), C. H Rojas(1), José Ramón G. Suárez(2)
1. Electrical Engineering Department, University of Oviedo, Gijón. Spain
2. Global Research & Development Department, Arcelor Mittal, Avilés. Spain




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




Multi-objetive Optimization applied to Photovoltaic Street Lighting Systems
O. Rabaza, Z.E. Palomares-Muñoz, A.M. Peña-García, D. Gómez-Lorente, J. Arán-Carrión, F. Aznar-Dols,  A. Espín-Estrella
Department of Civil Engineering, E.T.S.I.C.C.yP., University of Granada. Spain




Voltage Regulation through Wide Area Voltage Control of HV/MV Transformers and Inverters’ Reactive Power Support
I. Talavera(1), P. Franz(1), T. Theisen(2), J. Hanson(1)
1. Department of Electrical Power Supply with Integration of Renewable Energies, Technische
    Universität Darmstadt. Germany
2. Department of New Technologies.  RWE Deutschland AG, Essen. Germany




Machine Learning Prediction of Global Photovoltaic Energy in Spain
Y. Gala(1), A. Fernández(1), J. Dorronsoro(1),  M. García(2), C. Rodríguez(2)
1. Escuela Politécnica Superior, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. Spain
2 Red Eléctrica de España. Madrid. Spain




The Effect of using an Ethanol blended fuel on Emissions in an SI Engine
C.Argakiotis, R.Mishra ,C.Stubbs, W.Weston
Department of Engineering and Technology, School of Computing and Engineering
University of Huddersfield. United Kingdom




Emission from small scale PV-installations on the low voltage grid
S. Rönnberg ,M. Bollen,  A. Larsson
 Electric Power Engineering Group,  Luleå University of Technology, Skellefteå Sweden




Optimization of solid oxide fuel cell operation parameters: a review
S.A. Hajimolana(1), M. A. Hussain(1), J. N. Subramanian Nayagar(1), Mohammed H. Chakrabarti(1,2)
1. Department of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur
2. Energy Futures Lab, Electrical Engineering Building, Imperial College London, South Kensington,
    London.  United Kingdom




Thermal evaluation of molten salts for solar thermal energy storage
C. Villada, F. Bolívar, F. Jaramillo, J.G. Castaño, F. Echeverría
Centro de Investigación, Innovación y Desarrollo de Materiales- CIDEMAT, Universidad de Antioquia.Medellín. Colombia




A First Approach on the Impact of Distributed Generation on Voltage Sags
A. C. L. Ramos(1,4), A. J. Batista(2), R. C. Leborgne(3), E. G. Domingues(4), W. P. Calixto(1,4), A. J. Alves(4)
1. Program in Electronic Systems and Automation, University of Brasilia, Brazil
2. School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Federal University of Goias. Brazil
3. Department of Electrical Engineering, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul. Brazil
4. Nucleus of Studies Experimental and Technological, Electrotechnical Department - Federal Institute of Goias. Brazil




EMC Problems caused by Combinations of EHV Transmission Lines and Electrified Railway Lines
A. Novitskiy, I. Konotop,  D. Westermann
Department of Power Systems, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Ilmenau University of Technology. Germany




Technical and Economic Study of a Stand-Alone Wind Energy System for Remote Rural Area Electrification in Algeria
Djohra Saheb , Mustapha Koussa,  Seddik Hadji.
Centre de Développement des Énergies Renouvelables, Bouzaréah. Alger



Voltage and Current Control Strategy for Grid Connected WECS Employing Two and Three Level Voltage Source Converters
Arjun M(1), K Uma Rao(2), A.B. Raju(3)
1. Department of Electrical Engineering, Manipal Institute of Technology . India
2. Department of Electrical Engineering,RVCE Bangalore. India
3. Department of Electrical Engineering,BVBCET, Hubli. India




Ultrasound-assisted production of biodiesel from oils with saturated and unsaturated fatty acids
J. Sáez(1), S. Pinzi (1), M.D. Redel-Macías(2), D. Leiva-Candía(1),  M.P. Dorado(1)
1. Department Physical Chemistry and Applied Thermodynamics, Cordoba, Spain
2. Department Rural Engineering, Cordoba. Spain




Proposal of a Micro Generator Piezoelectric for Portable Devices from the Energy Harvesting
Ando Junior, O. H.(1,2), Coelho, M. A. J.(2), Malfatti, C. F.(2), Brusamarello, V. J(2)
1. Department of Electrical Engineering, SATC, Beneficent Association of Santa Catarina Coal Industry,
    Criciúma-Sc. Brazil
2. School of Engineering, UFRGS, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre-Rs. Brazil




A Diagnostic Workflow and Software Platform for PV Modules
S. Vergura(1), F. Marino(1,2)
1. Department of Electrical and Information Engineering, Politecnico di Bari. Italy
2. Spin Off APIS – Apulia Intelligent Systems, c/o DEI – Politecnico di Bari. Italy




Experimental study on mass transfer comparison of two liquid desiccants aqueous solutions
S. Bouzenada(1), T. Salmon(2), L. Fraikin(2), A. Kaabi(1), A. Léonard(2)
1.  Department of Climatic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering Sciences, University Constantine
2.  Department of Applied Chemistry, Laboratory of Chemical Engineering, University of Liège. Belgium




Voltage Control and Power System Stability Enhancement using UPFC
Vireshkumar Mathad, Basanagouda F. Ronad, Suresh H. Jangamshetti
PG-Power and Energy Systems,Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Basaveshwar Engineering College (Autonomous), Karnataka. India