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Second International Workshop on Grid Simulator Testing of Wind Turbine Drivetrains

NREL and Clemson University hosted the Second International Workshop on Grid Simulator Testing of Energy Systems and Wind Turbine Powertrains at the Duke Energy Electric Grid Research, Innovation & Development Center in North Charleston, South Carolina September 17–18, 2014. The purpose of the workshop was to discuss the research and testing needs involved in grid compliance testing of utility-scale wind turbine generators.

The goal of the workshop was to encourage interactive discussions among panelists, moderators, and workshop participants. Download the list of workshop attendees and workshop discussion topics and responses.

For technical questions about the workshop, contact Vahan Gevorgian.

Proceedings

Day 1: September 17, 2014

Grid Simulators and the State of the Art

Sponsored Research

Discussion

Day 2: September 18, 2014

Advanced and HIL Testing

Smart Grid and Renewable Energy Systems

Closed-Loop Control of Modern Test Benches