PROJECT TITLE :

Investigation of Domestic Load Control to Provide Primary Frequency Response Using Smart Meters

ABSTRACT:

The ability of smart meters to control domestic demand during system emergencies was investigated. Direct load control through the smart meters is unlikely to be able to provide primary frequency response because of communication delays. An alternative load control scheme that used a local frequency measurement from the smart meters was investigated. An experimental rig was developed, using commercially available components, to test and demonstrate the load control scheme. The amount of load to be controlled to limit the frequency drop of the Great Britain system to a set of minimum allowable frequencies was found using a simulation program. Operating speeds and the limitations of the components of the load controller in providing primary response are discussed. It is shown that if smart meters are to play any role in primary response then the speed at which the system frequency is measured must be increased very considerably (from around 3 s to 200 ms). This has important implications as the U.K. is now finalizing the specification for more than 20 million smart electricity meters that will be installed by 2020.


Did you like this research project?

To get this research project Guidelines, Training and Code... Click Here


PROJECT TITLE : Experimental Investigation on a Hybrid Series Active Power Compensator to Improve Power Quality of Typical Households - 2016 ABSTRACT: In this paper, a transformerless hybrid series active filter employing a
PROJECT TITLE : A Performance Investigation of a Four-Switch Three-Phase Inverter-Fed IM Drives at Low Speeds Using Fuzzy Logic and PI Controller - 2016 ABSTRACT: This paper presents a speed controller employing a fuzzy-logic
PROJECT TITLE :Fluorescence microscopy investigation of InGaN-based light-emitting diodesABSTRACT:The authors image the spatial dependent luminescent properties of InGaN quantum wells (QWs) in light-emitting diodes (LEDs) using
PROJECT TITLE :Investigation of Spatial Control Strategies for AHWR: A Comparative StudyABSTRACT:Massive nuclear reactors such as the Advanced Serious Water Reactor (AHWR), are susceptible to xenon-induced spatial oscillations
PROJECT TITLE :Investigation of the Blend Morphology in Bulk-Heterojunction Organic Solar CellsABSTRACT:The intermixing of donor and acceptor materials within the active layer of bulk-heterojunction organic solar cells ends up

Ready to Complete Your Academic MTech Project Work In Affordable Price ?

Project Enquiry