Technologies in Power Transmission and Distribution

Technologies in Power Transmission and Distribution

  • December 2018 •
  • 28 pages •
  • Report ID: 5713562 •
  • Format: PDF
Increasing Amount of Power Generated from Renewable Sources Leads to Widespread Adoption of HVDC and FACTS Solutions
Rapid population growth leads to an exponentially increase in electricity demand.There is an increasing need to improve power transmission efficiency, and enabling renewables and diversified energy mix.

High-voltage transmission systems, including HVDC and FACTS, are being actively adopted to minimize the power transmission losses and to ensure connectivity.This research is an attempt to identify, review and analyze the main power system components, as well as efficient and cost-effective methods for transmitting electric power from one location to another.

The study covers innovations and technology advancements in high-voltage transmission systems, as well as technologies performance analysis and comparison.