Power Quality Monitoring Provides Additional Value

Published by Mark Wojdan, P.E., Date: Aug. 23, 2018. Hydro Ottawa’s central power quality program improves asset reliability while generally lowering operating and maintenance expenses. Many utilities have experienced how labor intensive it is to retrieve and compare power quality (PQ) data from numerous devices and systems, no matter the infrastructure in place. Delays andContinue reading “Power Quality Monitoring Provides Additional Value”

Study of Power Quality Disturbance for Restructuring of Power Systems

Published by Rimjhim Tiwari, Dilip Kumar, International Journal of Engineering and Technical Research (IJETR), ISSN: 2321-0869, Volume-2, Issue-12, December 2014. Abstract— In recent years, the traditional power systems’ structures have been changed, and the concern over power quality has increased due to the new generation of load equipments. This equipments has been fully automated electronically,Continue reading “Study of Power Quality Disturbance for Restructuring of Power Systems”

A Methodological Proposal for Monitoring, Analyzing and Estimating Power Quality Indices: the case of Bogotá-Colombia

Published by L. E. Gallego, Student Member IEEE, H. Torres, Member IEEE, F.A. Pavas, Student Member IEEE, D.F. Urrutia, Student Member IEEE, G. A. Cajamarca, and D. Rondón, Student Member IEEE. Abstract—The Estimation of Power Quality (PQ) indices has a vital importance on the development of national PQ standards not only because provides truthful informationContinue reading “A Methodological Proposal for Monitoring, Analyzing and Estimating Power Quality Indices: the case of Bogotá-Colombia”

Common Power Quality Waveform Signatures

Published by Electrotek Concepts, Inc., PQSoft Case Study: Common Power Quality Waveform Signatures, Document ID: PQS0901, Date: October 15, 2009. Abstract: Power quality problems encompass a wide range of disturbances and conditions on utility and customer power systems. They include everything from very fast transients (microseconds) to long duration (hours) outages. Problems also include steady stateContinue reading “Common Power Quality Waveform Signatures”

Practical Case Study: Measurement of Power Quality Problems Caused by Common New Loads

Published by M.Sc Marko Pikkarainen, M.Sc Pekka Nevalainen, Dr. Pertti Pakonen, Prof. Pekka Verho, Tampere University of Technology, marko.pikkarainen@tut.fi ABSTRACT Two matters have strongly affected use of energy in Finland during recent years. The one is the greenhouse effect and the other is the energy price which has risen. These points have brought to theContinue reading “Practical Case Study: Measurement of Power Quality Problems Caused by Common New Loads”

General Reference – Using Simulations and Measurements in PQ Analysis

Published by Electrotek Concepts, Inc., PQSoft Case Study: General Reference – Using Simulations and Measurements in PQ Analysis, Document ID: PQS0309, Date: April 16, 2003. Abstract: Simulations provide a convenient means to characterize power quality problems, predict disturbance characteristics, and evaluate possible solutions to problems. They should be performed in conjunction with monitoring efforts and measurementsContinue reading “General Reference – Using Simulations and Measurements in PQ Analysis”

Program on Technology Innovation: A History of Power Quality

Addressing Evolving Customer Technologies and an Increasingly Complex Power Grid Published by Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), Inc. Document ID: 3002022396, March 2022. Introduction Over the past 50 years, the concept of power quality (PQ) has evolved from being an unknown and undefined concept to being understood as a fundamental component of grid performance, utilityContinue reading “Program on Technology Innovation: A History of Power Quality”

General Reference – Approach to Systems Monitoring

Published by Electrotek Concepts, Inc., PQSoft Case Study: General Reference – Approach to Systems Monitoring, Document ID: PQS0310, Date: April 16, 2003. Abstract: Power quality monitoring is an essential service many utilities perform for their industrial and other key commercial customers. Because of the technology and software now available, this monitoring is highly effective. Not onlyContinue reading “General Reference – Approach to Systems Monitoring”

Monitoring and Analysis of Power Quality Issues in Distribution Network

– A Case Study Published by V. S. Jape#1, D. S. Bankar*2, Tejaswini Sarwade#3Electrical Engineering1, Electrical Engineering2, Electrical Engineering3, BVDU Pune1, BVDU Pune2, SPPU Pune31jape_swati@yahoo.co.in , 2dsbankar@bvucoep.edu.in , 3sarwadet@gmail.com Abstract — Tracking of system overall performance in phrases of Power Quality disturbances and its ill effects on distribution network is growing attention of application towardsContinue reading “Monitoring and Analysis of Power Quality Issues in Distribution Network”

Industrial Power Quality Problems

Published by A. El Mofty K. Youssef, Alexandria Electricity Company , Alexandria – Egypt SUMMARY Power quality has become an increasing concern to Alexandria Electricity Company (AEC) for the last few years. Problems involving the quality of voltage to the customers are always an important point. The increased concern of power quality has resulted inContinue reading “Industrial Power Quality Problems”