Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Voltage stability and thermal limit: constraints on the maximum loading of electrical energy distribution feeders

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $31
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
Prada, R.B. ; Dept. of Electr. Eng., Catholic Univ. of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil ; Souza, L.J.

The loading condition of distribution systems is assessed with respect to voltage stability as well as to thermal limit. Real networks of a distribution utility of Brazil are used in the tests performed. Results show that the maximum loading may be limited by voltage stability rather than by thermal limit. The paper shows the necessity of considering voltage stability as a new constraint on the operational loading of electrical energy distribution feeders, including the connection of new consumers. The voltage stability constraint should be considered in studies concerning distribution systems expansion. The new planning constraint may avoid the building of new lines and transformers which could never be fully used in systems already stressed by voltage stability

Published in:

Generation, Transmission and Distribution, IEE Proceedings-  (Volume:145 ,  Issue: 5 )

Date of Publication:

Sep 1998

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.