Distribution Automation and the Smart Grid


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Distribution Automation and the Smart Grid
10106071010503 Distribution Automation and the Smart GridTo improve reliability and power flow, electric distribution systems have become more remotely monitored, controlled, and automated. Control equipment that retrofits existing isolation devices or works in conjunction with the isolating equipment is installed. The distribution automation (DA) equipment allows the control room personnel (described in Chap. 2) to utilize the supervisory controlled and data acquisition (SCADA) system and distribution management systems (DMS) to not only monitor the system but also to perf…
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Thomas M. Shoemaker; James E. Mack: Lineman's and Cableman's Handbook, Twelfth Edition. Distribution Automation and the Smart Grid, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2012), AccessEngineering Export