D-FACTS Quick-Start Tutorial
Distributed Flexible AC Transmission System (D-FACTS) devices or “smart wires” change the effective line impedance of the transmission line on which they are installed. The Knowledge Base Article is a quick-start tutorial that introduces D-FACTS devices and how to use them in PowerWorld Simulator. This is a short hands-on training session with slides and sample cases.
The tutorial covers the following topics:
- Power flow control basics
- Program support for D-FACTS
- Software modeling and analysis
- Special features and future development
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Quick-Start Tutorial with PDF slides and zip file of sample cases
The files used in this tutorial are PDF training slides and a zip file containing corresponding sample cases.
January 15, 2014