International Journal of Energy and Power Engineering

Special Issue

Distributed Energy Generation and Smart Grid

  • Submission Deadline: 20 December 2014
  • Status: Submission Closed
  • Lead Guest Editor: Pragya Nema
About This Special Issue
The International Journal of Energy and Power Engineering present a report on the development in recent innovations and research in the field of energy and power sector. The recent development in the field of renewable energy generation and transmission through smart grid is very hot topic in the field of electrical engineering. The power transmission through smart grid is difficult and important task to researchers. To provide better platform for researchers, academicians, scientist and engineers those who are working in the field of distributed energy generation and transmission, science and publishing group has launched special issue based on Distributed Energy Generation and Smart Grid. The main focus of this special issue is to provide a platform to researcher to present recent innovations in the field of renewable energy generation and smart grid technology. It is hoped that this journal will prove to be an important factor in raising the standards of discussion, analyses, and evaluations relating to renewable energy generation and its smart grid engineering technology.


Papers are invited on all aspects of Renewable energy generation and smart grid technology, including but not limited to:

1. Distribution Energy Generation
2. Design and Development of Smart Grid
3. Economics Feasibility and Development of Smart Grid
4. Energy Storage Technology
5. Integrated Renewable Energy Systems & Micro-Grids
6. Solar Energy and Smart Grid
7. Wind Energy and Smart Grid
8. Power Quality of Renewable Energy System
9. Other Related Energy Topics
Lead Guest Editor
  • Pragya Nema

    Department of Electrical and Electronics, RGPV Bhopal, Lakhshmi Narayin College of Technology, Indore, India

Guest Editors
  • Ashay Javadekar

    Bloomenergy, United States

  • Dr Pradyumn Chaturvedi

    Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani, Pilani, India

Published Articles
  • 3-Level H-Bridge Space Vector PWM Inverter for Induction Motor

    Darshni Shukla , Brijal Panchal , Pragya Nema

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 6-2, December 2014
    Pages: 27-37
    Received: 9 October 2014
    Accepted: 22 November 2014
    Published: 27 December 2014
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijepe.s.2014030602.15
    Abstract: Multilevel voltage-fed inverters with space vector pulse width modulation strategy are gained importance in high power high performance industrial drive application & better dc bus utilization. In the propose scheme 3-level space vector PWM H-bridge inverter has a large number of switching states as conventional 2-level VSI. A step by step & detail... Show More
  • Comparative Analysis between IG and DFIG for Wind Energy Conversion Systems using STATCOM

    Vishvaneeta Patel , Ashutosh Kashiv , Kulsum Aslam , H. K. Verma

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 6-2, December 2014
    Pages: 21-26
    Received: 5 November 2014
    Accepted: 24 November 2014
    Published: 29 November 2014
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijepe.s.2014030602.14
    Abstract: In the grid new renewable resources are added to extract more power. This increases power quality issues to grid connection. Power quality problem occur mainly due to Unbalance voltage, current or frequency that results in a failure or a Mis-operation of end user equipment. Injection of the wind power into an electric grid affects the power quality... Show More
  • Application of Artificial Intelligence Technique to Economic Load Dispatch of Thermal Power Generation Unit

    Pragya Nema , Shraddha Gajbhiye

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 6-2, December 2014
    Pages: 15-20
    Received: 5 November 2014
    Accepted: 10 November 2014
    Published: 12 November 2014
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijepe.s.2014030602.13
    Abstract: Economic Dispatch(ED) is one of the main problem of power system operation and control which determines the optimal real power settings of generating units with an objective of minimizing the total fuel cost, subjected to limits on generator real power output & transmission losses. In all practical cases, the fuel cost of generator can be represent... Show More
  • Nobel Approach of Power Feeding for Cellular Mobile Telephony Base Station Site: Hybrid Energy System

    Pragya Nema

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 6-2, December 2014
    Pages: 7-14
    Received: 31 October 2014
    Accepted: 4 November 2014
    Published: 6 November 2014
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijepe.s.2014030602.12
    Abstract: The problem of providing energy to remotely located systems is a serious concern for the telecom industry, specially powering the mobile telephony towers in rural areas, which lacks quality grid power supply. The feasible solution looks to be in the form of omnipresent and technically viable alternative renewable energy based stand alone hybrid sys... Show More
  • Estimating Hourly Profiles of Insolation based on Weekly Weather Forecast

    Takahide Niimura , Noriaki Sakamoto , Kazuhiro Ozawa

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 6-2, December 2014
    Pages: 1-6
    Received: 25 August 2014
    Accepted: 12 September 2014
    Published: 27 October 2014
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijepe.s.2014030602.11
    Abstract: In this paper, the authors present a simple procedure of estimating weekly profiles of insolation for photovoltaic (PV) power generation output of a roof-top PV system. The model is based on the historical data of solar insolation and weather conditions. Weather conditions are classified into representative patterns such as sunny, cloudy, and rainy... Show More