Several remote communities have restricted access to electricity, and depend especially from fossil fuels, which are environmentally negative. Currently, this issue is being addressed with the implementation of microgrids with renewable energy. Thus, this paper discusses the renewable energy alternatives for the Amazon region in Ecuador. Two scenarios are evaluated considering different types of generation. A search space is performed, and for each scenario, the optimal configuration in terms of costs is obtained.
|Title of host publication||2019 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Asia, ISGT 2019|
|Publisher||Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.|
|Number of pages||6|
|State||Published - May 2019|
|Event||2019 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Asia, ISGT 2019 - Chengdu, China|
Duration: 21 May 2019 → 24 May 2019
|Name||2019 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Asia, ISGT 2019|
|Conference||2019 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Asia, ISGT 2019|
|Period||21/05/19 → 24/05/19|
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- Distributed Enegy Resources
- Remote Communities
- Renewable Energy