Preface to the First Edition


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Preface to the First Edition
Preface to the First EditionIn India, electric power distribution has been treated mostly on conventional lines. There is no specific book which covers this important subject comprehensively; although isolated topics have been discussed in several books and papers. There has been considerable scientific development in the field of power generation and transmission but distribution has yet to be given due attention. I personally feel that there is a long-felt need for professional engineers and students alike to deal with electric distribution in an integrated manner.Outages or failures on the distribution system immediately affect the consumer. In fact, about 90% of consumer interruptions can be attributed to the distribution system. In addition, distribution systems are generally more vulnerable and have less …
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Amarjit Singh Pabla: Electric Power Distribution, Sixth edition. Preface to the First Edition, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2011), AccessEngineering Export