STATCOM Controller Performance Enhancement and Optimization

Tariq Masood, Nasir Jameel, Suhail Aftab Qureshi, Muhammad Tajammal, Samer Karim Haider, Ghulam Hashmi



STATCOM controller is a novel power transmission governing device which provides complete
dynamic control management of Electrical power transmission system network’s at various operating
parameters. This research investigation of a STATCOM device offers a progressive governance for the control and operation of a STATCOM Controller which has been coupled in the GCC interconnection between the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait. The principal aim of this investigative
work is to reconnoitre the encounters of power transmission network and operational control. The investigation will also inspect the positive impact of employing a STATCOM within progressive control algorithm to design and regulate three operating boundaries of compensation factors for
transmission network. The investigation results denote that the STATCOM is a robust contestant to improve the operations for electrical power transmission systems.

Published in: Renewable Energy & Power Quality Journal (RE&PQJ, Nº. 16)
Pages: 158-163 Date of Publication: 2018/04/20
ISSN: 2172-038X Date of Current Version:2018/03/23
REF: 249-18 Issue Date: April 2018
DOI:10.24084/repqj16.249 Publisher: EA4EPQ

Authors and affiliations

Tariq Masood(1), Nasir Jameel(2), Suhail Aftab Qureshi(3), Muhammad Tajammal(4) Samer Karim Haider(5) , Ghulam Hashmi(6)
1. Asset Integrity Department, Dukhan Operations, Qatar Petroleum
2. Maintenance Department Schlumberger Surface Maintenance Australia
3. University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore Pakistan
4. University of Hail, Hail, Saudi Arabia
5. Maintenance Department QAFAC Doha, Qatar
6. Power System Engineering Department Saudi Aramco, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

Key words

Voltage Control, Reactive Power, Stability, Damping


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