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Unformatted text preview: 05/11/09 360 Topic 1, Components.ppt 1 EEE 360 Energy Conversion and Transport George G. Karady & Keith Holbert Chapter 1 Power System Components (Hardware) 05/11/09 360 Topic 1, Components.ppt 2 Generation Video 05/11/09 360 Topic 1, Components.ppt 3 Substations The substation forms a node point in the electric network . Substation equipment : Transformer to change the voltage and current level. Circuit breaker (CB) to interrupt the load and fault current. The fault current automatically triggers the CB. Disconnect switch to provide visible circuit separation. Permit CB maintenance. No load operation. Voltage and current transformers to reduce the current to 5 A, and the voltage to 120 V, and to insulate the measuring circuit from the high voltage. Surge arresters for protection against lightning and switching overvoltages. They are voltage dependent, non linear resistance . 05/11/09 360 Topic 1, Components.ppt 4 Fig 1.29 Arial View of a Substations 05/11/09 360 Topic 1, Components.ppt360 Topic 1, Components....
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Power_Syst&_distribution - 05/11/09 360 Topic 1,...

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