Type 3 Wind Turbine Generator (WTG) (for PSCAD v4.5)

Original Date Created: January 18, 2018

In this example:

  • Average and detailed models of type-3 wind turbine generator  (WTG) are presented;
  • The mechanical components namely pitch controller, wind turbine are modeled and described;
  •  The electrical components are modeled and described;
  • The electrical components contain: rotor-side converter and controller, grid-side converter and controllers, DC-link system including chopper, low pass filter, crowbar protection;
  • A scaling component is presented that can model a number of WTG units as an aggregated model to simulate one unit or a wind farm of several units.