Physical Hybrid Model: Measurement - Experiment - Simulation
Independent thesis Advanced level (professional degree), 20 credits / 30 HE creditsStudent thesis
A method has been developed, Physical Hybrid Model, to investigate the physical large scale electrical effects of a Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) on a distribution grid by scaling the response from a small size Research Development and Demonstration (RD&D) platform. In order to realize the model the control system of an existing RD&D platform was refurbished and stability of components ensured. The Physical Hybrid Model proceeds as follows:
- Data from a distribution grid are collected.
- A BESS cycle curve is produced based on analyzed measurements.
- Required BESS power and capacity in investigated grid is scaled down by factor k to that of the physical test installation of the RD&D platform.
- The scaled BESS cycle is sent as input to control of the battery cycling of the RD&D platform.
- The response from the RD&D platform is scaled – up, and used in simulation of the distribution grid to find the impact of a BESS.
The model was successfully implemented on a regional distribution grid in southern Sweden.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2012. , 49 p.
UPTEC ES, ISSN 1650-8300 ; 12018
BESS, battery energy storage system, smart grid, battery energy management system, power flow simulation
Engineering and Technology Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-176412OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-176412DiVA: diva2:535212
Master Programme in Energy Systems Engineering
Widén, JoakimPernestål, Kjell