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Correlation based method for phase identification in a three phase LV distribution network

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2 Author(s)
Pezeshki, H. ; Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Curtin Univ. of Technol., Perth, WA, Australia ; Wolfs, P.

Low voltage distribution networks feature a high degree of load unbalance and the addition of rooftop photovoltaic is driving further unbalances in the network. Single phase consumers are distributed across the phases but even if the consumer distribution was well balanced when the network was constructed changes will occur over time. Distribution transformer losses are increased by unbalanced loadings. The estimation of transformer losses is a necessary part of the routine upgrading and replacement of transformers and the identification of the phase connections of households allows a precise estimation of the phase loadings and total transformer loss. This paper presents a new technique and preliminary test results for a method of automatically identifying the phase of each customer by correlating voltage information from the utility's transformer system with voltage information from customer smart meters. The techniques are novel as they are purely based upon a time series of electrical voltage measurements taken at the household and at the distribution transformer. Experimental results using a combination of electrical power and current of the real smart meter datasets demonstrate the performance of our techniques.

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Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC), 2012 22nd Australasian

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26-29 Sept. 2012

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