By Topic

A Short History of the Pacific HVDC Intertie

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
$33 $13
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

1 Author(s)
Wayne Litzenberger ; Bonneville Power Adm., Vancouver, WA

The development of the Pacific HVDC Intertie (PDCI) is traced from inception in the 1960s to present day. The PDCI has undergone a number of changes and upgrades over the 36 years since its construction. The changes in the PDCI mirror the advances in HVDC technology and renovated the southern converter station at Sylmar completely replacing nearly all of the converter equipment with modern high power converters over that period

Published in:

2006 IEEE PES Power Systems Conference and Exposition

Date of Conference:

Oct. 29 2006-Nov. 1 2006