Equipment for Voltage and Reactive Power Control

  • Sandro CorsiEmail author
Part of the Advances in Industrial Control book series (AIC)


Chapter 1 explained how voltage support requires reactive power control. In this chapter, we describe in detail the main equipment in power systems that are able to deliver or absorb the reactive power through particular aspects of control as they relate to voltage and reactive power.


Reactive Power Synchronous Generator Unify Power Flow Controller Voltage Source Converter Shunt Reactor 
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  1. 1.ConsultantCastellanzaItaly

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