In practice: Results & Publications

 


RESULTS AND RECOMMENDATIONS

MetaPV - Closing Event, March 24, 2015 in Brussels

Cost-effective integration of photovoltaics in existing distribution grids: results and recommendations

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Technical Project Overview and Results

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EVENT PROCEEDINGS

MetaPV - IEA PVPS joint workshop, May 6, 2013 in Brussels

SmartPV grid integration: Developments, demonstrations and future outlook

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Session 1 - International PV grid integration experience (IEA PVPS Task 14)

Session 2 - Progress of PV in Belgium and network operator testimonies

Conclusion of sessions 1 and 2: Power systems with variable renewables

Session 3 - MetaPV: Objectives, challenges and results

Session 4 - Policies to support large scale PV integration

 


PUBLICATIONS

Evaluation of Lessons Learned and Experiences from the Demonstration

An overview of the methods used for data analysis based on data from the demonstration, analysis results and observed trends.
Deliverable 6.2


Operation and Power System Performance

An evaluation of the technical benefits from PV voltage controls, based on a observations of demonstration data and detailed simulations.
Deliverable 6.1


Test Results for Industrial-scale Battery Energy Storage System

An overview of the hardware and software implementation for a large storage system, supporting the grid.
Deliverable 5.2


Inverter Installation and Testing in Medium Voltage Industrial Areas: Lessons Learned

An overview of key lessons learned during inverter installation and testing in the demonstration area, in preparation of full demonstration of grid support mechanisms from PV systems.
Deliverable 5.1


Test Results for Residential Systems

An overview of the available adata for data analysis and first observations from this data.
Deliverable 4.2


Inverter Installation and Testing in Low Voltage Residential Areas: Lessons Learned

An overview of key lessons learned during inverter installation and testing in the demonstration area, in preparation of full demonstration of grid support mechanisms from PV systems.
Deliverable 4.1


Asymmetrical Network Simulation

The impact of active and reactive power control strategies in low voltage unbalanced grids.
Deliverable 3.5


 Economic Evaluation of Grid Support from Photovoltaics

Detailed economic analysis of various grid support options for increased PV hosting capacity.
Deliverable 3.4


Active and Autonomous Operation of Networks with High PV Penetration

A study of coordinated voltage control on low and medium voltage networks to increase flexibility and enable higher PV penetration, and resulting control and operation strategy proposals.
Deliverable 3.3


First Technical Deliverable on Innovative Networks (opens in new window) 

Existing and Expectable Bottlenecks for the Integration of Large Amounts of PV Generation
Deliverable D3.1


Development of PV System Benefits - Test results for inverters and storage 

Laboratory investigation and validation of PV and battery inverter behaviour
Deliverable 2.3


Overview of Innovative Small and Large PV Inverter Developments

Analaysis of new inverter developments for active voltage control and active and reactive power control.
Deliverable 2.1


Preparation of Demo - Literature Study

Projection for Network Operation with Addition Benefits from PV Being Exploited at the Demo Sites
Deliverable D1.2


Preparation of Demo - First Results

Technical Site Description of the Demonstration Zone Including Results from Measurements
Deliverable D1.1


The first paper describing the MetaPV project was presented at the PVSEC conference in Hamburg in 2009.

Read the paper here.






 

 

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