Residential Microgrids and Rural Electrifications

Residential Microgrids and Rural Electrifications

1st Edition - December 3, 2021

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  • Editors: Sanjeevikumar Padmanaban, C. Sharmeela, P. Sivaraman, Jens Bo Holm-Nielsen
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323901772
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323904506

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Residential Microgrids and Rural Electrifications contains an overview of microgrids' architecture, load assessments, designing of microgrids for residential systems, and rural electrifications to help readers understand the fundamentals. Including many new topics in the field of home automation and the application of IoT for microgrids monitoring and control, the book includes sections on the infrastructure necessary for charging Electric Vehicles in residential systems and rural electrifications and how to estimate the energy and cost of various combinations of energy resources. Many examples and practical case studies are included to enhance and reinforce learning objective goals. Those in engineering research and technical professions will be able to perform energy and cost analyses of various combinations of energy sources by using advanced, real simulation tools.

Key Features

  • Features methods for adopting and applying artificial intelligent techniques in microgrids for improving reliability
  • Addresses the role of battery energy storage systems, the reliable operation of microgrids, international standards such as IEC and IEEE standards, and safe handling techniques
  • Covers IoT for the monitoring and control of microgrids and the adoption of recent technologies

Readership

Graduate students, graduates, professionals & researchers and industrial sectors working in the areas of microgrids and handbook for practitioners. University Researchers and scholars, R&D Engineers in the field of microgrid

Table of Contents

  • 1. Overview of various microgrid concepts for residential systems and rural electrifications
    2. Sources of a microgrid for residential systems and rural electrifications
    3. Battery energy storage systems for residential systems and rural electrifications
    4. Power and energy management for microgrids in residential systems and rural electrifications
    5. Microgrid controllers for residential systems and rural electrifications
    6. Internet of Things (IoT) for microgrids monitoring and control
    7. Design of microgrids for residential systems
    8. Design of microgrids for rural electrifications
    9. Electric vehicle charging infrastructure for microgrids
    10. Planning of Microgrid for residential systems and rural electrifications in HOMER
    11. Protections for residential and rural microgrids
    12. Electrical safety for residential and rural microgrids
    13. Recent trends in microgrids
    14. Case studies of microgrids  

Product details

  • No. of pages: 352
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2021
  • Published: December 3, 2021
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323901772
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323904506

About the Editors

Sanjeevikumar Padmanaban

Sanjeevikumar Padmanaban received the bachelor's degree from the University of Madras, the master's degree from Pondicherry University and the Ph.D. degree University of Bologna. Currently he is working as a Faculty Member with the Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University, Esbjerg, Denmark. He has authored 300 plus scientific papers and has received the Best Paper cum Most Excellence. He is a fellow the Institution of Engineers, FIE, India, fellow the Institution of Telecommunication and Electronics Engineers, FIETE, India and fellow the Institution of Engineering and Technology, IET, UK. He serves as an Editor/Associate Editor/Editorial Board of refereed journal, in particular, the IEEE Systems Journal, the IEEE Access Journal, the IET Power Electronics, Journal of Power Electronics, Korea, and the subject editor of the subject Editor of IET Renewable Power Generation, the subject Editor of IET Generation, Transmission and Distribution, and the subject editor of FACTS journal, Canada.

Affiliations and Expertise

Faculty Member, Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University, Esbjerg, Denmark

C. Sharmeela

Dr. C. Sharmeela (CS) holds a B.E. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, M.E. in Power Systems Engineering from Annamalai University, Chidambaram, India and a Ph.D in Electrical Engineering from Anna University, Chennai, India in 1999, 2000 & 2009 respectively. At present, she holds the post of Associate Professor in department of EEE, CEG campus, Anna University, Chennai, India. She has 20 years of teaching experience and taught various subjects to undergraduate and post graduate students. She did number of research projects and consultancy work in renewable energy, power quality & design of PQ compensators for various industries. CS talks importance of power quality more than 10 years. She co-ordinate and organized short term course on power quality for Tamilnadu Electricity Board Engineers in various years. She is a Life-member of the Institution of Engineers (India), ISTE and SSI.

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Department of EEE, CEG Campus, Anna University, Chennai, India

P. Sivaraman

Mr. P. Sivaraman completed B.E. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, M.E. in Power Systems Engineering from Anna University, Chennai, India in 2012 & 2014 respectively. He has more than five years of experience in the field of power quality studies & harmonic assessments, trouble shooting for various power quality problems, power system analysis and studies, micro grid planning and design, renewable energy integration studies, solar PV system, providing the techno economical solution to various power quality problems for industries across all over India. Presently he is working as an Assistant Engineering Manager in Leading engineering organisation in Chennai, India. He is expert in power system simulation software’s like ETAP, PSCAD, DIGSILENT POWER FACTORY and MATLAB and also speaker who is well versed on both National and International Standards. He is a member of The European Energy Center (EEC).

Affiliations and Expertise

B.E. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, M.E. in Power Systems Engineering from Anna University, Chennai, India

Jens Bo Holm-Nielsen

Jens Bo Holm-Nielsen currently works at the Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University and Head of the Esbjerg Energy Section. On this research, activities established the Center for Bioenergy and Green Engineering in 2009 and serve as the Head of the research group. He has vast experience in the field of Bio-refinery concepts and Biogas production–Anaerobic Digestion. Implementation projects of Bio-energy systems in Denmark with provinces and European states. He served as the technical advisory for many industries in this field. He has executed many large scale European Union and United Nation projects in research aspects of Bioenergy, bio refinery processes, the full chain of biogas and Green Engineering. He has authored more than 100 scientific papers. He was a member on invitation with various capacities in the committee for over 250 various international conferences. Focus areas Renewable Energy - Sustainability - Green jobs for all.

Affiliations and Expertise

Head of the Esbjerg Energy Section, Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University, Esbjerg, Denmark

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