Electric power system basics for the nonelectrical professional

Description This book explains the essentials of interconnected electric power systems in very basic, practical terms, giving a comprehensible overview of the terminology, electrical concepts, design considerations, construction practices, operational aspects, and industry standards for nontechnical professionals having an interest in the power industry. Bea rated it it was amazing Dec 19, I'd highly recommend this book to anyone looking for a deep dive on how the electricity grid works. Justin Davidson added it Nov 16, He holds many professional certificates and memberships, and is highly recognized in both the electric power and telecommunications industries.

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Electric Power System Basics for the Nonelectrical Professional: Second Edition

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Convex Optimization Stephen Boyd. Ground zero is with swimming pools. Even without instrumentation, we can see that a large motor starting from rest can be sufficient to cause lights to dim momentarily voltage sag. Teaching smart power grids: Prahlad Meena marked it as to-read Sep 24, The text begins with an tor of the terminology and basic electrical concepts commonly used in the industry then it examines the generation, transmission and distribution of power.

One effective approach to address this educational gap is to incorporate a course related to infrastructure into the curriculum for first-year or second-year civil and environmental engineering students. Although we may consider the power outlets in our homes to be nearly ideal voltage sources, a variety of influences in and around the home can cause departures from the nominal 60 Hz, V root-mean-square rms of the North American grid.

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Porfessional very plain language, the book walks the reader through everything from the basic physics of AC power up to how electrical grids are built, operated, and regulated. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Jaimen rated it really liked it May 15, Chapter 8 Interconnected Power Systems.

Electric Power System Basics for the Nonelectrical Professional: Second Edition

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He has more than 25 years' experience teaching electric power system basics to non-electrical professionals. Rocky added it Apr 16, Rani Daher rated it liked it Dec 22, A blackout is a disruption in a wider range of an electricity system up to a total collapse of the whole supply whereas a brownout implies an excessively reduced voltage that can result in equipment failure, e.

Electric Power System Basics for the Nonelectrical Professional

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