November 17, 2015
PowerWorld is pleased to announce the release of the latest version of its line of power system analysis tools. PowerWorld Simulator, PowerWorld Retriever, and PowerWorld Viewer are all now on version 19. Emails have been sent to all organizations with current license agreements that include instructions on how to download and install the new version. […]
October 26, 2015
Continuing to expand the visualization tools at your disposal, in Simulator Version 19 we’ve simplified the process of creating fully animated sequences showing the effects of a contingency by exporting frames at a specified interval during simulation. Check out some sample animations here!
September 16, 2015
PowerWorld Corporation is co-hosting a symposium at the University of Illinois in honor of M.A. Pai, Professor Emeritus in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department. This symposium will be held in Urbana, Illinois, on October 15, 2015. For details, and to register for the symposium, please visit: http://energy.ece.illinois.edu/paifest/. There is no registration fee.
July 14, 2015
PowerWorld Simulator’s geographic data view tool is uniquely suited for creating wide-area visualization of geomagnetic induced current (GIC) flow. In this example, substations are denoted by circles, sized proportionally to the GIC in the neutral. The color denotes whether GIC is flowing into or out of the ground at the substation. This simulation incorporates the NERC Benchmark GMD Event […]
February 18, 2015
PowerWorld founder Professor Tom Overbye created these rich images in PowerWorld Simulator using a one-line diagram and unified North American power flow models. They demonstrate how Simulator can be used to provide “overview” visualizations, that might be of interest to a wide audience that might include management, media, government, and the general public. The images […]