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Title: DC electrical distribution systems in bulidings
Authors: Pang, H
Lo, E 
Pong, BMH
Issue Date: 2006
Source: 2006 2nd International Conference on Power Electronics Systems and Applications : Hong Kong, 12-14 November 2006, p. 115-119
Abstract: With the gaining of popularity of concept of distribution generation (DG) and sustainable development, DG with renewable energy (RE) sources is one of the possible ways for building energy supply in the future. The current “DC-AC-DC” route from DG to DC loads via inverters may not be rational from the viewpoint of system simplicity and energy efficiency, a review on the current electrical distribution systems should be made. This paper reviews and evaluates possibilities of using DC electrical distribution systems with increasing RE resources and DC loads. There is potential of increasing energy efficiency and power quality. Drawbacks and merits will also be identified.
Keywords: Distributed generation
Building distribution system
Energy efficiency
DC system
Renewable energy
Publisher: Power Electronics Research Centre, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
ISBN: 9623675445
Rights: Copyright © The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 2006
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