Reliability Modeling and Analysis of Smart Power Systems

The volume presents the research work in understanding, modeling and quantifying the risks associated with different ways of implementing smart grid technology in power systems in order to plan and operate a modern power system with an acceptable level of reliability. Power systems throughout the wo...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Karki, Rajesh., Billinton, Roy., Verma, Ajit Kumar.
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: New Delhi : Springer India : 2014.
Series: Reliable and Sustainable Electric Power and Energy Systems Management
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Online Access: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-81-322-1798-5
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Summary: The volume presents the research work in understanding, modeling and quantifying the risks associated with different ways of implementing smart grid technology in power systems in order to plan and operate a modern power system with an acceptable level of reliability. Power systems throughout the world are undergoing significant changes creating new challenges to system planning and operation in order to provide reliable and efficient use of electrical energy. The appropriate use of smart grid technology is an important drive in mitigating these problems, and requires considerable research activities, some of which (by researchers from academia and industry) are included in this volume: the reliability appraisal of smart grid technologies and their applications, micro-grids, assessment of plug-in hybrid vehicles and the system effects, smart system protection and reliability evaluation, demand response and smart maintenance of power system equipment.
Physical Description: XIV, 202 p. 89 illus. online resource.
ISBN: 9788132217985