EHV-AC, HVDC Transmission And Distriblition Engineering

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Publisher KHANNA PUBLISHERS All Electronics and Electricals books by KHANNA PUBLISHERS
ISBN 9788174090436
Author: S. Rao
Number of Pages 1451
Available in all digital devices
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EHV-AC, HVDC Transmission And Distriblition Engineering by S. Rao
Book Summary:

This book presents basic principles, theory and background of EHV-AC, HVDC Transmission and Distribution with the help of up-to-date terms, definitions, tables, description of modern equipment and practical aspects alongwith large number of typical solved examples which has been spread over 58 chapters and covered under six major sections.

Audience of the Book :
This book Useful for engineering students.
Key Features:

The main features of the book are as follows:

1. Each topic has been thoroughly described, the theory is rigorously developed and a large number of numerical examples have been included to illustrate its application.

2. The book also contains advanced problems useful for competetive examinations.

Table of Contents:

1. General background

2. HVDC power flow

3. Steady state Ud/Id Characteristic

4. Converter connections, rectifier and inverter waveforms

5. Equations of voltage and current on AC and DC side

6. Fundamental of harmonics and network harmonic impedance

7. Harmonic filters

8. Reactive power compensation in HVDC substations

9. Earth electrode and earth return

10. Configuration and layout of HVDC terminal

11. HVDC circuit-breaker and metallic return transfer breaker and parallel tap circuit breaker

12. Multi-terminal HVDC systems

13. Protective zones and protective systems in HVDC substations

14. HVDC system control

15. AC network frequency control and stabilisation by HVDC damping control and power modulation

16. Insulation coordination and surge arrester protection in HVDC and EHV AC substations

17. Overvoltages and surge arrester protection in HVDC substations

18. Insulation requirement of EHV-AC and HVDC equipment and transmission lines

19. Waveform distortion and telephone influence factors

20. Converter transformers

21. DC smoothing reactors

22. Mercury arc valves

23. Thyristors, quadric-valves, triggering and cooling system

24. Dielectric tests, type tests and routine tests

25. Testing of thyristor Valves

26. DCCT and DCVT in HVDC substations

27. EHV AC and HVDC system studies, models, HVDC simulator, digital computer and TNA

28. Computer aided engineering(CAE) in power systems

29. Engineering aspects of EHV-AC transmission and transmission planning

30. Overhead line conductors and fittings (EHV-AC and HVDC)

31. Line insulators and substation insulator

32. Tower design based on switching surge with stand

33. Electrostatic field at ground level and biological effects (EHV-AC and HVDC)

34. Corona and corona losses (EHV-AC and HVDC) 35. Active & Reactive power flow, voltage stability

36. Procedures in AC Transmission system calculations

37. Calculations of R.L. C constants, reactive power, charging currents and surge impedance load

38. Performance calculations of short and medium AC lines

39. Very long AC lines. Voltage and current equations. Standing waves Distribution system

40. Protection of distribution systems

41. Load management

42. Rural electrification

43. Distribution system calculations

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