In this article the MVDC break-even distance (with respect to AC distribution) is calculated according to the overall energy efficiency criteria.
Methodology to obtain the specifications and perform the sizing of a power flow controller for meshed HVDC grids
This work proposes a methodology to obtain the specifications, select the most suitable converter structure and perform the sizing of an interline Power Flow Controller.
Energy storage systems can be distributed in a modular multilevel converter (MMC) for the enhancement of HVDC converter stations.
Experimental study of an EMI reduction gate-driver technique for turn-off transition of 1.7 kV SiC MOSFET
This paper proposes a novel self-controlled SiC MOSFET gate driver circuit. This new gate driver proposes a dynamic gate-bias modification.
Functional needs and potential technologies, to enable the stepwise development of HVDC multi-terminal grids
The introduction of modular multilevel converters (MMCs) created a new momentum in the field of high voltage direct current (HVDC).
From the 4th to the 9th of October, SuperGrid Institute is opening its doors to schools and the general public for the Fête de la Science!
Our ISO 9001:2015 certification has been officially renewed and the scope of our certification has been extended to 3 new test platforms!
With journalist Jérôme Libeskind, on the set of Demain Entreprendre, Hubert de la Grandière explained the essential elements of our work.
Techniques for the improvement of the lightning back-flashover performance of double circuit HVDC lines
This paper addresses issues regarding the lightning back-flashover performance of HVDC lines, especially double-circuit configurations.