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Power System Engineering: Planning, Design, and Operation of Power Systems and Equipment, 2nd Edition

Power System Engineering: Planning, Design, and Operation of Power Systems and Equipment, 2nd Edition

Juergen Schlabbach, Karl-Heinz Rofalski

ISBN: 978-3-527-41260-0

Jul 2014

400 pages

In Stock

$140.00

Description

With its focus on the requirements and procedures of tendering and project contracting, this book enables the reader to adapt the basics of power systems and equipment design to special tasks and engineering projects, e.g. the integration of renewable energy sources.
TABLE OF CONTENT
1. Introduction
2. Power System Load
3. Planning Principles and Planning Criteria
4. Economic Consideration and Loss Evaluation
5. Topologies of Electrical Power Systems
6. Arrangement in Gridstations and Substations
7. Transformers
8. Cable Systems
9. Overhead Lines
10. Flexible AC Transmission Systems (FACTS)
11. Load-Flow and Short-Circuit Current Calculation
12. Connection of "Green-Energy" Generation to Power Systems
13. Protection of Equipment and Power System Installations
14. Overvoltages and Insulation Coordination
15. Influence of Neutral Earthing on Single-Phase Short-Circuit Currents
16. Tendering and Contracting
NEW TO THIS EDITION
* Updates and additions will sum up to about 15 percent new contents.
* Standards and references will be updated
Ch 5: Update data on high voltage grid, new map
Ch 6, 7: Modifications to include new standards on switches and on the capacity of transformers (IEC 60354 and VDE 0532)
Ch 9: Major changes to cover new materials for overhead conductors, including properties. Monitoring of temperature will be discussed.
Ch 10: Presentation of HVDC systems and cables
Ch 12: Completely new, as standards, technical guidelines and have changed fundamentally. Significant increase in page amount, new figures.
Ch 15: Section on residual current compensation and combined procedures on neutral-point method will be added