August 15, 2012
DIgSILENT GridCode 2.0 released
DIgSILENT has released GridCode version 2.0 with new features and
enhancements related to the analysis of compliance with Grid Code requirements
of conventional and renewable power plants. Key features of DIgSILENT GridCode
Support of new Grid Codes:
Network Code for Requirements for Grid Connection Applicable to ALL GENERATORS
(26th June 2012).
GB/T 19963 – 200, State Grid Corporation and China Electric Power Research
EEG: Renewable Energy Sources Act, measurement procedure by FGW - TR3 for medium
and high voltage networks.
Africa: “Grid Code compliance test for wind energy facility connected to
transmission or distribution grids in South Africa” by Eskom.
Update to the new version 10 of the PVVC to check compliance with P.O.12.3 and
States: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission: FERC661
model validation methods:
(CD1 2011.12.23): "Wind turbines – Part 27-1: Electrical simulation models
– Wind turbines"
FGW - TR4 (Rev. 5 – 2010.03.22): "Technical Guidelines for Power Generating
Units - Part 4"
CEPRI (June 2012), according to the internal method "Wind Power Grid
Interconnection Research and Evaluation Center"
IEC61400-21 Toolbox for Power Quality analysis update:
- Harmonic total and
individual distortion calculation at the PCC
graphical user interface, easy navigation with new menus and icons
classification: voltage dips, voltage swells, balanced or unbalanced events,
for rapid access to configuration parameters.
information on this product is available here.
DIgSILENT GridCode v2.0 Demo Version
Version of DIgSILENT GridCode v2.0 is a limited commercial version available
for evaluation during a period of 30 days.
DIgSILENT Grid Code v2.0 Demo Version is available here.
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