Description and solutions provided by DNVGL
DNV GL has provided detailed performance monitoring for a large US portfolio since 2011 to the present. The 23 site ‘live portfolio’ is split over 14 projects. The scope has included:
- Turbine types vary across projects, including Gamesa, GE, Mitsubishi, Siemens and Vestas.
- Auto control functionality used to enforce compliance with grid requirements.
- Utility can automatically set power setpoint requirements through an OPC interface.
- Live data feeds to the Utility provided by WindHelm.
Experience of providing Portfolio manager live for use in a real-time control centre. A range of turbine types are displayed and controlled using a common interface.