ELG4125: Electric Power Transmission, Distribution and Utilization

Energy resources and electric power generation, transmission and distribution; simple generator models, transformers, transmission lines. Power system analysis: per unit representation, real and reactive power flow, VAR compensation, fault analysis and protection. Power system control. Power system stability. Load representation, power quality. Computational modelling of typical power system problems. Prerequisites: ELG2137, ELG3316

 Office Hours: Open

Instructors

 Riadh Habash rhabash@site.uottawa.ca TA: Megh Gandhi mgand009@uottawa.ca

### Reference: Power System Analysis and Design, Fifth Edition

The Sixth Edition will be Available in January 2016

Powerworld Simulator: www.powerworld.com/GloverSarmaOverbye

 Date Activity Sep 07 Lecture Notes 1: Power System Exercise Sep 07 DGD: Fundamentals; Chapter 2: Apparent power; Reactive power; Complex power; Power factor correction Sep 12 Lab: Read Section 1.5 of the textbook and practice Figs 1.6-1.8; Solve Example 2.3 using Powerworld. Sep 14 DGD1: Solving Problems on Efficiency and Voltage Regulations Sep 14 Lecture: Power Plant Design and Sizing Sep 16 Lecture: Lecture Notes 2; Course Case Study; Start of Case Study; Nuclear Power Plants Sep 19 Lab: Test on PowerWorld Sep 21 Lecture: Power Transformers (Lecture Notes 2); Submission 1 Layout Sep 21 DGD: Exercise on Power System Sep 23 Lecture: Chapter 4: 4.1-4.5: Power Transmission Lines Sep 26 Lab: Exercises on Transmission Lines Sep 28 Lecture: Submission of Task 1; Course Case Study (10 marks) Sep 28 DGD: Transmission Lines Sep 30 Lecture: Chapter 4: 4.1-4.5; Power Transmission Lines Oct 03 Lab/Test on Transmission Lines Oct 05 DGD on Chapter 4 and 5 Oct 05 Chapter 5: Steady State Operation of Transmission Lines: 5.1; 5.2 (Read Example 5.1) Oct 07 Start of Case Study 2: Course Case Study; Tutorial on Transmission Line Oct 10 Thanksgiving Day Oct 12 DGD on Transmission Lines Oct 12 Lecture: Symmetrical Faults Oct 14 Lecture: System Protection Oct 17 Lab on Power Flow Oct 19 Test 1 based on DGD Oct 19 Lecture: Lightning Effects on Power System Oct 21 Submission of Case Study 2 Oct 31 Lab: Project Work Nov 02 DGD: Example 10.10 and Problem 10.27 Nov 02 Lecture: FACTS;  Utility Applications of Power Electronics; Power System Control Nov 04 Lecture: Introducing Case Study 3 LEED Green Associate (GA) Training: Register if Interested When: November, 20 2016; 2:00PM to 6:00 PM Nov 07 Lab: Data Center based on LEED Nov 09 DGD: Problem 10.27 Nov 09 Lecture: FACTS;  Utility Applications of Power Electronics; Power System Control Nov 11 Lecture: Power Distribution; Power Distribution Systems Nov 14 Lab: Data Center based on LEED Nov 16 DGD on Distribution Systems Nov 16 of Case Study 3 Nov 18 Lecture: Power Distribution; Power Distribution Systems; Case Study 4 Nov 21 Lab: Data Center based on LEED Nov 23 DGD: Test 2 Nov 23 Lecture: Categories of Wind Turbines; 3 Case Studies of Grid Interconnection; Design and Energy Estimates for Wind Farms; How much do Wind Turbines Cost? Wind Farm Cable Layout Nov 25 Lecture: Categories of Wind Turbines; 3 Case Studies of Grid Interconnection; Design and Energy Estimates for Wind Farms; How much do Wind Turbines Cost? Wind Farm Cable Layout Nov 27 Lab: Data Center based on LEED Nov 29 DGD Nov 29 Lecture: Building Better Transformers; Harmonics Dec 01 Introduction to Case Study 4 and 5 Dec 04 Lab: Work on Portfolio Dec 06 Lab: Work on Portfolio Dec 09 Submission of Case Study 4 and 5: Distribution System + Submission Layout for Wind Farm Contest is Celebration not an Evaluation! Prepare your Final Portfolio. Attach Data Center Report to the Portfolio. You may submit by email! Welcome to ELG4125 Gingerbread Village Contest! Create a Gingerbread Replica of One of the Village's One-of-a-Kind Historic Power System. Make teams of 4; We bring Gingerbread; You bring the rest! Sunday: 10:00; 57 Louis Pasteur (FTX) 302 Marks

### Times and Locations

 Section Activity Time Location ELG4125 Lecture 1 Wednesday 13:00-14:30 SITE0126 ELG4125 DGD Wednesday 08:30-10:00 LPR285 ELG4125 Lecture 2 Friday: 11:30-13:00 SITE0126 ELG4125 Lab Monday: 8:30-11:30 SITE 2052