ISBN 9780070635159,Power System Stability And Control

Power System Stability And Control



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2006

ISBN 9780070635159

ISBN-10 0070635153


Language (English)

Electronics & Communication Engineering

Today 's electric power systems are continually increasing in complexity due to interconnection growth, the use of new technologies, and financial and regulatory constraints. Sponsored by the Electric Power Research Institute, this expert engineering guide helps you deal effectively with stability and control problems resulting from these major changes in the industry. Power System Stability and Control contains the hands-on information you need to understand, model, analyze, and solve problems using the latest technical tools. You 'll learn about the structure of modern power systems, the different levels of control, and the nature of stability problems you face in your day-to-day work. Table of content :- PART I: CHARACTERISTICS OF MODERN POWER SYSTEMS 1. General Characteristics of Modern Power Systems 2. Introduction to the Power System Stability Problem PART II: EQUIPMENT CHARACTERISTICS AND MODELLING 3. Synchronous Machine Theory and Modelling 4. Synchronous Machine Parameters 5. Synchronous Machine Representation in Stability Studies 6. AC Transmission 7. Power System Loads 8. Excitation Systems 9. Prime Movers and Energy Supply Systems 10. High - Voltage Direct - Current Transmission 11. Control of Active Power and Reactive Power PART III:SYSTEM STABILITY: Physical aspects, analysis and improvement 12. Small Signal Stability 13. Transient Stability 14. Voltage Stability 15. Subsynchronous Oscillations 16. Mid - Term and Long - Term Stability 17. Methods of Improving System Stability