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Electric Power Grid Reliability in a New Era of Energy Development and an Introduction to the Pitt Energy Grid Institute

City: Monroeville

Energy resources and the supply of electric power are significant defining global issues of the 21st century, and play a critical role in our society on many levels. The impact from a new era of energy resource development and the rapidly evolving mix of diverse energy resource portfolios in the 21st century are creating new […]

Electric Power Grid Reliability in a New Era of Energy Development and an Introduction to the Pitt Energy Grid Institute

City: Monroeville

Energy resources and the supply of electric power are significant defining global issues of the 21st century, and play a critical role in our society on many levels. The impact from a new era of energy resource development and the rapidly evolving mix of diverse energy resource portfolios in the 21st century are creating new […]

Why the More Electric Aircraft Needs Power Electronics

City: Monroeville

This first half of this presentation will introduce the More Electric Aircraft concept and investigate the potential benefits of the technology for manned, civilian aircraft. Typical aircraft electrical power systems, electrical power generation arrangements and associated aircraft loads will be described as well as the exciting, future challenges for the aerospace industry. The importance of […]

Tour of the PITT OHIO – Harmar Terminal 380 Vdc Microgrid

City: Cheswick

Pitt Ohio Trucking is a transportation solutions provider based in Pittsburgh, PA committed to promoting sustainability. All trucking companies understand that the nature of their business has an impact on the environment.  Pitt Ohio continuously pledges to improve the environmental and social sustainability performance of their business. One of the company’s sustainability efforts was to […]

Power Source Buffering using a Triangular Modular Multilevel Converter with Energy Storage

City: Monroeville

As power systems throughout the world continue to utilize DC infrastructure within distributed generation solutions and microgrid designs, an effective DC-DC interfacing power electronic device must be developed for managing power flow and power quality levels between a system’s increasingly diversified array of sources and loads. DC-DC power electronic interfaces are continuing to gain increased […]

Multi-Terminal VSC HVDC Effective Power Sharing

Room: 6142, Bldg: Sherman and Joyce Bowie Scott Hall

Voltage Sources Converter (VSC) based HVDC is gaining momentum towards a potential multi terminal HVDC grid (MTDC). However there are some unique control challenges in control and protection before a MTDC grid could be made operational. One of them is following a converter outage in a MTDC grid, it is critical that the healthy converter […]