The principal sources of information for this research study of the worldwide market for substation automation and integration programs are the substation engineering units of major investor-owned utilities, municipal, provincial and cooperative utilities within the united states and canada, together with national and regional power systems. 1 introduction the tendency in energy production from renewable energy resources is increasing worldwide therefore, the smart grid defined as the next-generation electrical power system has to fulfil strong requirements regarding reliability, flexibility, efficiency and environmentally friendly operation. Principles of substation design and construction february 8-10, introduction to substation design • substation automation and integration.
An introduction to substation automation scada as of today, there is a great agreement that focuses on the allotment and transactions of all aspects of infrastructures. Keywords: merging unit, substation automation system, iec61850, process bus introduction: a related works: several research works have been done in the area of developing digital solutions for operation of automation systems of substations. Project introduction power and other utilities are essential to the modern economic infrastructure, so their systems must have rock-solid reliability and be easy to maintain a german energy provider was looking for a reliable network backbone to connect several large and small substations with the control center.
Introduction substations forms a very important node in the transmission pf, etc) of electrical supply is known as substation automation is the process of. 1 introduction electrical substation for distribution system is the main supply to convert the high voltage (hv) to low voltage (lv) and the place where load are distributed to the consumers. Substation automation solution with iec61850 wang bin, abb singapore, 24 march 2010 introduction of substation automation general content of iec 61850.
Substation automation is one of the first steps utilities are taking to improve grid reliability, enhance security, and reduce costs of managing the grid adopting industry standards such as iec 61850 can help drive down opex by. Distribution energize - april 2008 - page 20 impact of iec 61850 on protection and automation within substations by klaus peter brand the work of the wg11 of cigré b5 and the purpose of this report are to provide to the utility management and their technical support staff. Trends in the field of substation automation systems before the introduction of microprocessor-based equipment and serial communication in substations, protection, control and monitoring were handled separately by different.
The paper will conclude with a brief introduction to the uca international users group as a forum where users and suppliers cooperate in improving substation automation with testing, education, and demonstrations of iec 61850 and other iec standards technology. Efficient energy automation of iec 61850 substation automation systems 13 introduction fast communication directly between protec. This module looks at the challenges in the operation of the electrical grid and the application of automation this includes communications throughout the grid and the software and hardware used. Support substation automation (sa), asset management, equipment monitoring, wide-area monitoring and control, reliability-centered maintenance (rcm) as well as the associated data- access security.
Introduction to substation design december 4-5, 2017 | nashville, tn page 2 overview substation design is a multidiscipline undertaking the skills are learned from experience and take many years to perfect. 1 abstract-- legacy substation automation protocols and architectures typically provided basic functionality for power system automation and were designed to accommodate the. This course is an introduction to substation design the basic building block subjects are presented as an introductory overview information and examples are drawn from real world experience.