A Survey on STATCOM Techniques

Authors(2) :-Prof. Ashish Choubey, Gunshekhar Singh

The Static Var Compensator (SVC) and the Static Synchronous Compensator (STATCOM), as two components of Flexible AC Transmission System (FACTS) devices, play an important role in controlling the reactive power flow to the power network. Because of economic considerations, identifying the best location for installing the SVC and STATCOM is also important. The FACTS devices placement problem is commonly solved using heuristic optimization techniques which are diverse and have been the subject of ongoing enhancements. This paper presents a survey of the literature from the last decade that has focused on the various heuristic optimization techniques applied to determine optimal placement and sizing of the SVC and STATCOM.

Authors and Affiliations

Prof. Ashish Choubey
Jabalpur Engineering College (JEC), Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
Gunshekhar Singh
Jabalpur Engineering College (JEC), Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India

Static Var Compensator (SVC), Static Synchronous Compensator (STATCOM), Heuristic Optimization, Placement, Sizing.

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Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 4 | July-August 2016
Date of Publication : 2016-08-30
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Prof. Ashish Choubey, Gunshekhar Singh, " A Survey on STATCOM Techniques, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 2, Issue 4, pp.452-463, July-August-2016.
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