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Power System Network Reduction for Engineering and Economic Analysis

Abstract Electric power systems are facing great challenges from environmental regulations, changes in demand due to new technologies like electric vehicle, as well as the integration of various renewable energy sources. These factors taken together require the development of new tools to help make policy and investment decisions for the future power grid. The requirements of a network equivalent to be used in such planning tools are very different from those assumed in the development of traditional equivalencing procedures. This dissertation is focused on the development, implementation and verification of two network equivalencing approaches on large power systems, such as the Eastern Interconnection. Traditional Ward-type equivalences are a clas... (more)
Created Date 2012
Contributor Shi, Di (Author) / Tylavsky, Daniel J (Advisor) / Vittal, Vijay (Committee member) / Hedman, Kory (Committee member) / Ayyanar, Raja (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Electrical engineering / Energy / Market Analysis / Network Reduction / Power System / Power Transfer Distribution Factor / System Planning / Ward Reduction
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 175 pages
Language English
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Note Ph.D. Electrical Engineering 2012
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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