An EETD Seminar on March 23, 2013 - Speaker: Keiichi Hirose, NTT
This seminar provides an overview of the Sendai Microgrid, and outlines its behavior during the earthquake and its aftermath. On March 11, 2011, an earthquake of unprecedented violence occurred in the Tohoku region, along Japan’s Pacific Coast. The extremely intense vibrations severely damaged electric utility facilities, and the subsequent tsunami washed away many coastal towns and villages. The Sendai Microgrid at Tohoku Fukushi University, located northwest of downtown Sendai, had been built and demonstrated over the four years beginning in 2005.
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