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Issue 658 | GCDF

Issue 658 | GCDF

Grid Code Development Forum (GCDF) 17 January 2017 Assessment Headlines A report on the black system event in South Australia in Sept 2016 has highlighted the risk of windfarms ‘locking out’ and powering down after experiencing a large number of Fault Ride Through (FRT) events in a short period of time The GB Grid Code does not currently address the issue of multiple FRT withstand capability. While repeated FRT events are not common, they remain a credible scenario The meeting concluded that there was a potential issue regarding the behaviour of plant when subjected to multiple FRT events An information gathering ...

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