PowerWorld Simulator 17

PowerWorld Simulator 17 has been released! New features include web-based help documentation that is continuously updated, available Geomagnetically Induced Current (GIC) analysis add-on, Distributed Flexible AC Transmission System (D-FACTS) device modeling, and transient stability support for line relay models.

A complete listing of what’s new in version 17 may be found here or at the beginning of the new Simulator help files. We will also have plenty of discussion about new features at our upcoming conference on January 22 in Las Vegas.

Customers with current maintenance agreements have received emails with instructions on downloading the new software. Please contact us if you are interested in a quote for new software or reinstatement of a maintenance agreement.