Cooperation of induction squirrel-cage generator with grid connected AC/DC/AC converter

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Cooperation of induction squirrel-cage generator with grid connected AC/DC/AC converter

The paper presents a squirrel-cage induction machine operating as a generator principally designed for use in small wind and hydroelectric power stations. The main advantages of such a generator are its high reliability, low price and costs of operation and maintenance. The asynchronous generator coupled to the grid through the AC/DC/AC converter is capable of generating energy even at low turbine speed. The results of investigations on the AC/DC and DC/AC converters controlled by linear and nonlinear current regulators are also discussed.

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