Optimal sizing of wind-PV-pumped hydro energy storage systems

Solomon Ekoh, Ibrahim Unsal, Alireza Maheri

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Abstract

Storage systems are key components of standalone hybrid renewable energy systems due to intermittent nature of renewable resources. In design of standalone hybrid system, the storage system needs to be optimally sized to guarantee power quality, system reliability and cost effective energy supply. In this paper, the most mature and traditional long term energy storage technology, the pumped hydro energy storage (PHS) is integrated into a standalone wind-PV system. This paper describes the mathematical modelling of a PHS and reports a method for optimal sizing of the wind-PV-PHS systems.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Environmental Friendly Energies and Applications (EFEA)
PublisherIEEE
Pages1-6
ISBN (Print)978-1-5090-0749-3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 21 Nov 2016
Event4th International Symposium on Environment Friendly Energies and Applications (EFEA) - Belgrade
Duration: 21 Nov 2016 → …

Conference

Conference4th International Symposium on Environment Friendly Energies and Applications (EFEA)
Period21/11/16 → …

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