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Lookup NU author(s): Dr Myriam Neaimeh,
Dr Neal Wade,
Dr Simon Blake,
Professor Phil Taylor
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC BY 4.0).
© 2017 The Institution of Engineering and Technology. All rights reserved. Rural electricity customers are often subject to weak single-phase network connections. In this circumstance, powering three-phase equipment is not straightforward. This study addresses this problem through the development of a single- to three-phase power conversion system which is supplemented by the addition of energy storage on the DC bus of the converter. The storage is provided by a pair of second life electric vehicle (EV) batteries and charging is controlled by adjusting the DC bus voltage. The approach to, and challenges encountered in, developing this system are presented.
Author(s): Neaimeh M, Wade N, Blake S, Taylor P
Publication type: Conference Proceedings (inc. Abstract)
Publication status: Published
Conference Name: 24th International Conference & Exhibition on Electricity Distribution (CIRED)
Year of Conference: 2017
Online publication date: 01/10/2017
Acceptance date: 02/04/2016
Date deposited: 08/06/2018
Series Title: CIRED - Open Access Proceedings Journal