A study of generation planning, bulk power supply systems, production costing analysis and load forecasting. Dispersed generation. Electric power system reliability and stability.
Issues related to the planning and evaluation of an electric power system need to be studied for successful design of a new system, or improvement of an existing one. This course will provide the background material to prepare the student for analyzing various elements that constitute the power system planning function.
This course requires an understanding of principles of Power System Analysis including load flow, stability and dispatch as obtained from 4334.
Percentage of Course
|Restructured power system||10%|
|Reliability and availability||15%|
|Bulk power transmission planning||20%|
|Transient and dynamic stability||10%|
|Production costing analysis||10%|