ISBN 9780070151413,Electrical Power Distribution System

Electrical Power Distribution System



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2009

ISBN 9780070151413

ISBN-10 0070151415


Language (English)

Electronics & Communication Engineering

This book on `Electrical Power Distribution Systems provides an in-depth exposition of all important concepts with the help of practical data and rich pedagogy. Salient Features In-depth coverage on Load Characteristics, Distribution Feeders, and Substations. Detailed explanation on Fault Calculations and Protection, and Voltage Control. Includes latest topic on Gas Insulated Substations. Separate chapter on 'Metering, Instrumentation and Tariffs'. Practical data given in tabular format to support key concepts. Pedagogy includes: 55 Solved examples 195 Exercise questions 125 Objective-type questions Table of content :- Chapter 1. Supply System and Distribution Practices Chapter 2. Load Characteristics and Load Modelling Chapter 3. Overhead Lines and Cables Chapter 4. Distribution Feeders Chapter 5. Primary and Secondary Distribution Networks Chapter 6. Voltage Drop and Power Calculations Chapter 7. Reactive Power Compensation and Applications of Capacitors Chapter 8. Substations Equipment, Location and Grounding Chapter 9. Faults and Over Voltages in Distribution Systems Chapter 10. Protection Chapter 11. Metering, Instrumentation and Tariffs Chapter 12. Voltage Control: System Planning and Automation