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Distributed generation

Author: Nicholas Jenkins; Janaka Ekanayake; Goran Strbac
Publisher: London : Institution of Engineering and Technology, 2010.
Series: IET renewable energy series, 1.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Throughout the world there is concern over the impact of energy use on the environment (particularly CO, emissions) and also over the security of fossil fuel supplies. Consequently, governments and energy planners are actively encouraging alternative and cleaner forms of energy production such as renewables (e.g. wind, solar, biomass) and combined heat and power (CHP). The economics and locations of sustainable  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Electronic book
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Jenkins, Nicholas, 1954-
Distributed generation.
London : Institution of Engineering and Technology, 2010
(OCoLC)620124853
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas Jenkins; Janaka Ekanayake; Goran Strbac
ISBN: 9781613443156 1613443153 9781849191166 1849191166
OCLC Number: 761013971
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 278 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Chapter 1: IntroductionChapter 2: Distributed generation plantChapter 3: Distributed generators and their connection to the systemChapter 4: Fault currents and electrical protectionChapter 5: Integration of distributed generation in electricity system planningChapter 6: Pricing of distribution networks with distributed generationChapter 7: Distributed generation and future network architecturesTutorial I: AC electrical systemsTutorial II: AC machinesTutorial III: Power electronicsTutorial IV: Power systems
Series Title: IET renewable energy series, 1.
Responsibility: N. Jenkins, J.B. Ekanayake and G. Strbac.

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This book discusses the connection of generation to distribution networks and then moves on to consider how sustainable generation can be fully integrated into the operation of the power system.  Read more...

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