Comparison of BEM and FVM Approaches for Analysis of an Offshore Wind Turbine Installed on TLP in Caspian Sea

S.E. Kashfi; A. Ebrahimi; S. Kazemi

Volume 4, Issue 2 , July 2023, , Pages 259-267

  Compliant offshore tension leg platforms (TLP) are adaptive platforms with a vertical mooring system. These types of platforms are usually used in deep water. Adding sufficient initial tension to the mooring, the vertical movements of the structure will be reduced. Tendons, body, and deck are different ...  Read More

Modal Dynamics of NREL 5MW Wind Turbine During Normal and Parked Conditions

Seyyed A. Sina; B. Balanian

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2023, , Pages 31-39

  Multi-Megawatt wind turbines have long, slender and heavy blades that can undergo extremely wind loadings. Good understanding of the modal dynamics of these large machines is of great priority. In this paper, modal dynamics of NREL 5 MW wind turbine is investigated. To this aim, FAST software has been ...  Read More

Wind Energy
Investigation of Wind energy potential in Zanjan province, Iran

Sh. Mohammadi; A. Maleki; R. Ehsani; O. Shakouri

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 61-70

  The present study aims to investigate the possibility of using wind energy in some regions of Zanjan province. The current research concentrates on computing the wind energy potential and wind power density. Furthermore, some features related to wind for two locations in Zanjan province have been obtained. ...  Read More

Energy Management of Reconfigurable Distribution System in Presence of Wind Turbines by Considering Several Kinds of Demands

R. Rostami; H. Hosseinnia

Volume 2, Issue 2 , July 2021, , Pages 199-203

  Utilizing distributed generation (DG) units in power system has positive impacts such as: reduction active and reactive power loss, reduce load curtailment, increasing system reliability and reducing the need of installing the new power plant. Wind turbine (WT) is a type of DGs. Employing demand side ...  Read More