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Reactive Power Compensation using STATCOM

IJCA Proceedings on National Conference on Advancements in Alternate Energy Resources for Rural Applications
© 2015 by IJCA Journal
AERA 2015 - Number 1
Year of Publication: 2015
Niharika Rana
Surekha Aggarwal

Niharika Rana and Surekha Aggarwal. Article: Reactive Power Compensation using STATCOM. IJCA Proceedings on National Conference on Advancements in Alternate Energy Resources for Rural Applications AERA 2015(1):22-25, December 2015. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Niharika Rana and Surekha Aggarwal},
	title = {Article: Reactive Power Compensation using STATCOM},
	journal = {IJCA Proceedings on National Conference on Advancements in Alternate Energy Resources for Rural Applications},
	year = {2015},
	volume = {AERA 2015},
	number = {1},
	pages = {22-25},
	month = {December},
	note = {Full text available}


Flexible ac Transmission system (FACTS) have emerged in power system because of the development of power electronics components for high voltage and power. The FACTS devices provide higher controllability in power system by means of power electronic devices. The Power quality management is the key issue in electrical power system and industries are facing this issue around the world. There are various methods for improving power quality in power system as Hybrid-filter configuration with PI controllers, Three-Phase programmable voltage source with Discrete PWM generator, Voltage Sag & Swell based on SPWM technique, STATCOM, VSC. The system ismodeled by using SIMULINK in MATLAB


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