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Journal of Solar Energy
Volume 2014, Article ID 135106, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/135106
Research Article

Coordinated Collaboration between Heterogeneous Distributed Energy Resources

1Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
2Mechanical Engineering Department, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA

Received 31 July 2014; Revised 5 November 2014; Accepted 13 November 2014; Published 2 December 2014

Academic Editor: Guillaume Zoppi

Copyright © 2014 Shahin Abdollahy et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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