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Fixed Series Capacitors for Increased Power Transmission Loadability of 400 KV Raipur - Wardha Corridor


Piyush M. Khadke , VNIT,Nagpur; Aditya S. Tohare, VNIT,Nagpur; Dr. N. R. Patne, VNIT,Nagpur; Sh. G. A. Shinde, POWERGRID Corp.


FSC, Flexible AC Transmission Systems (FACTS), Power Transmission System, POWERGRID, MOV.


This paper highlights a practical case study of Fixed Series Compensation (FSC) at 1200/765/400/220 KV Wardha Substation, POWERGRID, WR-I (Western Region – I), India for increasing the power load ability and meeting the rising power demands, implemented on 400 KV D/C (Double Circuit) Raipur – Wardha Line. This FACTS device was commissioned at Wardha Substation in January 2013. This paper will give an overview of FSC and its components with effects of FSC on the specified line and also on one of the adjacent line based on simulated data and real time data.

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Paper ID: IJSRDV2I1124
Published in: Volume : 2, Issue : 1
Publication Date: 01/04/2014
Page(s): 178-182

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