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FACTS technology for open access

Summary of the present state of the art on the key technological developments in the FACTS area, addressing in particular the open access aspects of networks and the scope for the application of FACTS devices therein. Contains the approved terms of reference. Definition of FACTS includes conventional devices such as phase shifting transformers, series capacitors and HVDC links for completeness and the possibility of combining them with FACTS devices to improve HVAC transmission system flexibility and control.

File Size: 14,6 MB

Pages NB: 80

Study Committee:  14 (now B4), 37 (now C1), 39 (now C2), 38 (now C4) ?

WG (TF): JWG 14/37/38/39.24

Year: 2001

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