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Sizing Optimization of Stand-Alone Wind Power System Using Hybrid Energy Storage Technology

Author(s):

Kalyan Aravalli , SRM University

Keywords:

wind-turbines, hydrogen production potential, WIND ELECTROLYZER-FUEL CELL SYSTEM, Electrolyzer.

Abstract

In this study, the hydrogen production potential and costs by using wind/electrolysis system were considered. In order to evaluate costs and quantities of produced hydrogen, number of wind-turbines and hub heights are considered as the variable Levelized cost of electricity method was used in order to determine the cost analysis of wind energy and hydrogen production. The results of calculations brought out that the electricity costs of the wind turbines and hydrogen production costs of the electrolyzers are decreased with the increase of turbine hub height. The maximum hydrogen production quantity was obtained 1420KWh/year.

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Paper ID: IJSRDV1I6008
Published in: Volume : 1, Issue : 6
Publication Date: 01/09/2013
Page(s): 1303-1306

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