MVDC DC-DC CONVERTER TECHNOLOGY – The building block of future MVDC grids
MVDC DC-DC CONVERTER TECHNOLOGY
The building block of future MVDC grids
This poster describes the DC-DC converter technology intended for Medium Voltage Direct Current grids. The benefits of the proposed technology are highlighted for the DC collector for offshore wind farms. The selected DC-DC converter topology enables the high stepping ratio and the latest generation of high voltage power semiconductor components is utilized to operate in the medium frequency range while optimizing the efficiency.