Reply to post: Frequency regulation

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mathew42

Frequency regulation

The biggest issue SA faces in the power grid is keeping the frequency consistent across the grid. Each wind tower is a micro generator which needs to be kept in sync with the grid and that was the cause of failure when the entire state was blacked out.

Large generators are great at regulating frequency because they have a high inertia.

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