Geração e Armazenamento de Energia

Mestrado em Engenharia Eletrotécnica - Especialização em Controlo e Eletrónica Industrial
6 ECTS; 1º Ano, 1º Semestre, 28,0 T + 28,0 TP + 5,0 OT + 2,0 O

Lecturer
- José Filipe Correia Fernandes
- Mário Helder Rodrigues Gomes

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
Students will learn about the generation of power through renewable sources, especially: mini-hydro, photovoltaic and wind systems as well as power storage systems.

Program
PV systems: characteristics, operation, assembly, sizing calculations, design and operation.
Wind Energy: conversion limits, performance, power regulation, conversion systems and their characteristics. Wind farms, sizing and production control of active and reactive power.
Energy storage systems: batteries, supercapacitors, flywheels, fuel cells, pumping ...

Evaluation Methodology
Written test: theoretical (40%) Practical (60%).

Bibliography
- Ter-Gazarian, A. (1994). Energy Storage for Power Systems. .: Peter Peregrinus
- Castro, R. (2011). Uma Introdução às Energias Renováveis: Eólica, Fotovoltaica e mini-hídrica. Lisboa: IST Press
- Europeia, C. (0). Manual de Análise de Custos e Benefícios dos Projectos de Investimento.Acedido em15 de setembro de 2015 em ec.europa.eu/regional_policy/sources/docgener/guides/.../guide02_pt.pdf

Method of interaction
Lectures supported by class debates.
Practical sessions focused on problem solving and laboratory demonstrations.

Software used in class