Analysis of Electrical Microgrids and Associated Technologies

J.I. San Martin, F.J. Asensio, I. Zamora, G. Saldaña, O. Oñederra, I.J. Oleagordía



This paper focuses on the most relevant aspects on the energy generation and storage technologies integration into electrical microgrids (MGs) structures. In this sense, the most important characteristics associated with electric generation resources proposed for this type of grids are reviewed. Additionally, energy storage technologies are analysed for the most appropriate integration into MGs. Finally, the manuscript reviews the most outstanding MGs developed around the world that include the integration of the most advanced generation and storage technologies.

Published in: Renewable Energy & Power Quality Journal (RE&PQJ, Nº. 17)
Pages: 155-161 Date of Publication: 2019/07/15
ISSN: 2172-038X Date of Current Version:2019/04/10
REF: 250-19 Issue Date: July 2019
DOI:10.24084/repqj17.250 Publisher: EA4EPQ

Authors and affiliations

J.I. San Martin1, F.J. Asensio1, I. Zamora2, G. Saldaña1, O. Oñederra2, I.J. Oleagordía2
Department of Electrical Engineering - University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU)
1. Engineering School of Gipuzkoa, Eibar (Spain)
2. Engineering School of Bilbao, (Spain)

Key words

Distributed Generation, Microgrids, Generation technologies, Storage Technologies, Distributed Technologies applications.


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