Day: November 24, 2018

Why Wind Energy has Difficulty with Black Starts

Why Wind Energy has Difficulty with Black Starts

Why Wind Energy has Difficulty with Black Starts

11/24/18

“Why does wind energy have difficulty with getting up after a blackout?”

 

When energy systems suffer from a blackout, black starts are used to make them come online again. However, wind energy has difficulty with black starts this since a gust may not be blowing at the necessary start times.