Mitigation Voltage Sag in Power System by Static Synchronous Compensator
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Problem statement: The disturbance in power system is unavoidable situation. It cause in voltage sag in power system. Approach: This study applied the STATCOM to mitigate voltage of the system. The mathematical model of power system equipped with a STATCOM is systematically derived. The presented mathematical model is shown how it effects on voltage sag improvement. The simulation results are tested on a Single Machine Infinite bus. The proposed method is equipped in sample system with severe disturbance. The variation voltage of the system without and with a STATCOM is plotted and compared. Results: It was found that the system without a STATCOM has high voltage variation especially voltage sags whereas with a STATCOM the system voltage has small voltage sages. Conclusion: From the simulation results, the STATCOM can mitigate voltage of power system.
- Power system
- transient stability
- Flexible AC Transmission (FACTS)
- Unified Power Flow Controller (UPFC)
- thyristor controlled phase shifter
- High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC)
- leakage reactance
- control strategy
- complex power
- voltage sag
- Single Machine Infinite Bus (SMIB)