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ECE 566 - Grid Integration of Wind Energy Systems

Aspects of integration of wind energy conversion systems (WECS) to electric power transmission grids.


ECE 461 (Power Systems) and ECE 462 (Power Systems Laboratory) or ECE 565/ENGR 565 (Electrical Power Engineering); Credit not allowed for both ECE 566 and ENGR 566.

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Textbooks and Materials

Section 801


  • Power System Analysis and Design, 5th Ed. (2012)
    J.D. Glover, M.S. Sarma, T.J. Overbye
  • Grid Integration of Wind Energy Conversion Systems, 2nd Ed. (2006)
    S. Heir
  • Wind Power in Power Systems (2006)
    T. Ackermann

Textbooks and materials can be purchased at the CSU Bookstore unless otherwise indicated.