The component list provided has been extracted from the ERIGrid RI database described in D-NA5.2 Partner profiles. The component list provided here is not exhaustive. It does not contain all component types described in the RI database but only the once considered most relevant to be published. Also, components considered to be confidential are, naturally, not included in the list.

 

Generating Units

TypeNameRated S [VA]Rated U [V]Description
PVGenerator_MI.G1PV generator 1100W
PVGenerator_MI.G3PV generator 2100W
PVGenerator_MI.G4PV generator 2000W
windGenerator_MI.G2Small Wind Turbine 850W

 

Loads

TypeNameRated P [W]Rated Q [Var]Rated S [VA]Rated U [V]Description
R loadLoad_HIL.RL13300400Resistive Load - TERCO
R loadLoad.RL3400Resistive Load - EMS 8311-05
L loadLoad_HIL.RL22500400Inductive Load
C loadLoad.RL4400Variable capacitance
R loadLoad_MI.RL5100400Resistive load 100W
R loadLoad_MI.RL6200400Resistive load 200W
R loadLoad_MI.RL7300400Resistive load 300W
R loadLoad_MI.RL8500400Resistive load 500W
R loadLoad_MI.RL91000400Resistive load 1000W
R loadLoad_MI.RL101000400Resistive load 1000W
R loadLoad_MI.RL111000400Resistive load 1000W
R loadLoad_MI.RL121000400Resistive load 1000W
R loadLoad_MI.RL131000400Resistive load 1000W
R loadLoad_MI.RL141000400Resistive load 1000W
R loadLoad_MI.RL151000400Resistive load 1000W
R loadLoad_MI.RL161000400Resistive load 1000W
R loadLoad_MI.RL171000400Resistive load 1000W
R loadLoad_MI.RL181000400Resistive load 1000W
R loadLoad_MI.RL191000400Resistive load 1000W
R loadLoad_MI.RL201000400Resistive load 1000W
R loadLoad_MI.RL211000400Resistive load 1000W
R loadLoad_MI.RL221000400Resistive load 1000W
R loadLoad_MI.RL251000400Resistive load 1000W
L loadLoad_MI.RL26300400Inductive load 300 VAR
L loadLoad_MI.RL27300400Inductive load 300 VAR
L loadLoad_MI.RL28300400Inductive load 300 VAR
L loadLoad_MI.RL29300400Inductive load 300 VAR
L loadLoad_MI.RL30300400Inductive load 300 VAR
L loadLoad_MI.RL31300400Inductive load 300 VAR
L loadLoad_MI.RL32300400Inductive load 300 VAR
L loadLoad_MI.RL33300400Inductive load 300 VAR
L loadLoad_MI.RL34300400Inductive load 300 VAR
L loadLoad_MI.RL35300400Inductive load 300 VAR
asynchronous motorLoad_MI.IM750400Induction motor 1HP

 

Storages

TypeNameRated P [W]Rated Q [Var]Rated S [VA]Rated U [V]Rated capacity [Wh]Description
Lead-acid ventedStorage_MI.LA2100006 cells of Lead-acid vented batteries
Lead-acid ventedStorage_MI.LA11100030 cells of Lead-acid vented batteries

 

Converters

TypeNameRated S [VA]Rated U [V]Description
inverterInverter_MI.C11500015 kVA bidirectional active frontend (DC/AC) converter
inverterInverter_MI.C215 kW bidirectional DC/DC converter consisting of 3 channels
inverterInverter_MI.G1.C31100230SMA/Sunny Boy/1100 W PV inverter
inverterInverter_MI.G2.C4230SMA/Windy Boy/ 1700W WT inverter
inverterInverter_MI.G4.C5230Danfoss DLX 2.0 2000W PV Inverter
inverterInverter_MI.G3.C6230SMA/Sunny Boy 3000W TL PV inverter
inverterInverter_MI.LA1.C74500230SMA/Sunny Island/4.5 kVA Battery Inverter
inverterInverter_MI.LA2.C82000230Sunny Island 2012 2000W Battery Inverter
inverterInverter_MI.LA2.C92000230Sunny Island 2012 2000W Battery Inverter
inverterInverter_MI.LA2.C102000230Sunny Island 2012 2000W Battery Inverter

 

EV charging stations

NameRated P [W]Rated U [V]Description
EVChargingStation_EM.CS110.8230EV Charging Station - Custom made
EVChargingStation_EM.CS23.5999999230EV Charging Station - ETREL wallbox

 

Sources

TypeNameRated P [W]Rated Q [Var]Rated S [VA]Rated U [V]AC/DCDescription
linearSource_PVT.PVSDCRegatron Unidirectional High-Power supply DC sources - PV simulator
nonlinearSource.ACem230ACAC Grid emulator Triphase

 

Real time simulators

NameMax node numberDescription
RealTimeSimulator_HIL.RS54RTDS

 

Amplifiers

ModeNameRated P [W]Rated Q [Var]Rated S [VA]Rated U [V]Description
switched modeAmplifier_HIL.TRTriphase Amplifier for HIL tests
linearAmplifier_HIL.SPSpitzenberger & Spies amplifier for HIL tests

 

Control devices

NameModeltypeDescription
Controller_HIL.GenR.AP2Controller of generator relay - SEL 3354Monitoring and control platform-Generator relay
Controller_HIL.OCR.AP1Controller of overcurrent relay - SEL 3354Monitoring and control platform - Overcurrent relay
Controller_HIL.DR.AP3Controller of distance relay - SEL 3354Monitoring and Control Platform - Distance relay
Controller_EM.CS1.MM1Custom made controllerMonitoring & Management unit for the custom made EV charging station
Controller_EM.CS2.MM2ETREL controller for the ETREL EV chargerMonitoring & Management unit for the ETREL EV charging station
Controller_HIL.RS.TP2Texas Instrument C2000 Experimenter kit which consists of a docking station and the F28335 Delfino Control Card - Different Primary components based on testController 2  used as a HUT in CHIL test
Controller_HIL.RS.TP1Triphase Target PC - Different Primary components based on testController 1 used as a HUT in CHIL test
Controller_MI.S1-S2.PLCGolden A/S DC1010 PLCGolden A/S  DC 1010 PLC
Controller_MI.S1-S2.SC1Custom made softwareSoftware supervising LabSCADA
Controller_MI.C2.TP3Triphase Target PCTriphase Control Unit for the DC/DC converter

 

Protection devices

NameModeltypeDescription
Protection_HIL.GenRSEL-300GGenerator Relay
Protection_HIL.OCRSEL-587Current differential - Overcurrent relay
Protection_HIL.DRSEL-311BDistance Relay

 

Measurement devices

NameModeltypeDescription
Instrument_HIL.RS.VM1Differential Probe DP 25 - Chauvin ArnouxVoltage measurement unit
Instrument_HIL.RS.CM1Current Probe - TektronixCurrent measurement unit
Instrument.GMFluke 860 - Graphical MultimeterGraphical Multimeter
Instrument.HAFluke 41B - Power Harmonics AnalyzerPower Harmonics Analyzer
Instrument.PA2Fluke 434 - Power Quality AnalyzerPower Quality Analyzer
Instrument_M1.PA1Yokogawa WT3000 -  Precision Power AnalyzerPrecision Power Analyser
Instrument_HIL.RS.CM2Current Probe - DANFYSIK 867-601Current measurement unit
Instrument.VM2Differential Probe - Metrix MX 9030Voltage measuremt unit
Instrument.DO2Tektronix TDS2004C - Digital OscilloscopeDigital Oscilloscope
Instrument.DO1Hitachi VC-6025A - Digital Storage OscilloscopeDigital Oscilloscope
Instrument_MI.PM1DEIF MIC - 4002 power meterDEIF MIC - 4002 microgrid power meter
Instrument_MI.PM2DEIF MIC - 4002 power meterDEIF MIC - 4002 microgrid power meter
Instrument_MI.PM3DEIF MIC - 4002 power meterDEIF MIC - 4002 microgrid power meter
Instrument_MI.PM4DEIF MIC - 4002 power meterDEIF MIC - 4002 microgrid power meter
Instrument_MI.PM5DEIF MIC - 4002 power meterDEIF MIC - 4002 microgrid power meter
Instrument_MI.PM6Schneider Power Logic - PM750 power meterSchneider Power Logic PM750 microgrid power meter
Instrument_MI.PM7Schneider Power Logic - PM800 power meterSchneider Power Logic PM800 microgrid power meter

 

Simulation capacity

NameSize of RAM [Byte]Size of CPU [Hz]Description
SimulationCapacity_MI.OSOPC server for the PLCs

 

Server PCs

NameSize of RAM [Byte]Size of CPU [Hz]Size of HDD [Byte]Description
ServerPC_HIL.PC1400000020000003,00E+08PC used for HIL simulations
ServerPC_MI.PC2400000020000003,00E+08PC for programming of the DC/DC converter's controller
ServerPC_MI.S1-S2.PC420000001500000PC for the SCADA (1-ph & 3-ph microgrids)

 

Services

NameTypeDescription
Service_EM.EVAn EV (Electric Vehicle) emulator supporting the inter-operability testing of the EV related protocols (IEC61851). It can be connected to an EVSE (Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment), as the device under testing, in order to validate its compliance with the standards.EV emulator - Simulates all the communications required for an EV according to IEC 61851
Service_EM.EVSEOAn EVSEO (Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment Operator) emulator adopting the OCPP 1.5 protocol for the communication with custom-made or commercial EV charging station.Electric Vehicle SUpply Equipment Operator emulator
Service.GF1A tool for generation forecast for Wind TurbinesGeneration forecast tool for Wind Turbines
Service.GF2A tool for generation forecast for PVsGeneration forecast tool for PVs
Service_PVT.PVIThe laboratory operates the necessary equipment to perform tests on photovoltaic inverters according to standards. The tests that can be carried out in the laboratory are: Static and Dynamic Maximum Power Point Tracking (MPPT) (EN 50530), EMC tests (IEC 61000-3-2, harmonic measurements 0-100KHz, etc.), connection requirements (VDE-AR-N 4105), Fault Ride Through (VDE 0126-1-1) and anti-islanding requirements (in progress).PV inverter testing according to standards
Service.WTCThe study and simulation of residential wind turbines for rural electrification applications follows local manufacturing which enables the user with the ability of local maintenance and immediate repairs of possible failures. In the workshop, small wind turbines are constructed from scratch. Up until now, residential wind turbines for battery charging and grid connection have been manufactured, with rotor diameters of up to 4.3 meters.Residential Wind Turbine construction
Service.HTCThe study and simulation of residential hydro turbines for rural electrification applications follows local manufacturing which enables the user with the ability of local maintenance and immediate repairs of possible failures. In the workshop, small hydro turbines are constructed from scratch. Up until now a pico-hydro system of 500W has been constructed.Residential Hydro Turbine construction