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Power System Blackouts (Cause and Preventive Measures) Training

BMC Training provides a training course in Power System Blackouts (Cause and Preventive Measures) in Electrical and Power Engineering Training

Course Title
Venue
Start Date
End Date
  • London
    14 - 10 - 2018
    18 - 10 - 2018
  • Dubai
    28 - 10 - 2018
    1 - 11 - 2018
  • Paris
    14 - 10 - 2018
    18 - 10 - 2018
  • Kuala Lumpur
    25 - 11 - 2018
    29 - 11 - 2018
  • Istanbul
    4 - 11 - 2018
    8 - 11 - 2018
  • Bali
    25 - 11 - 2018
    29 - 11 - 2018
  • Istanbul
    11 - 11 - 2018
    15 - 11 - 2018
  • London
    9 - 12 - 2018
    13 - 12 - 2018
  • Dubai
    16 - 12 - 2018
    20 - 12 - 2018
  • Paris
    9 - 12 - 2018
    13 - 12 - 2018
  • Kuala Lumpur
    20 - 1 - 2019
    24 - 1 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    13 - 1 - 2019
    17 - 1 - 2019
  • Bali
    20 - 1 - 2019
    24 - 1 - 2019
  • London
    3 - 2 - 2019
    7 - 2 - 2019
  • Dubai
    24 - 2 - 2019
    28 - 2 - 2019
  • Paris
    3 - 2 - 2019
    7 - 2 - 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur
    17 - 3 - 2019
    21 - 3 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    3 - 3 - 2019
    7 - 3 - 2019
  • Bali
    17 - 3 - 2019
    21 - 3 - 2019
  • London
    21 - 4 - 2019
    25 - 4 - 2019
  • Dubai
    21 - 4 - 2019
    25 - 4 - 2019
  • Paris
    21 - 4 - 2019
    25 - 4 - 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur
    5 - 5 - 2019
    9 - 5 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    26 - 5 - 2019
    30 - 5 - 2019
  • Bali
    5 - 5 - 2019
    9 - 5 - 2019
  • London
    2 - 6 - 2019
    6 - 6 - 2019
  • Dubai
    9 - 6 - 2019
    13 - 6 - 2019
  • Paris
    2 - 6 - 2019
    6 - 6 - 2019
  • Madrid
    16 - 6 - 2019
    20 - 6 - 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur
    28 - 7 - 2019
    1 - 8 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    21 - 7 - 2019
    25 - 7 - 2019
  • Bali
    28 - 7 - 2019
    1 - 8 - 2019
  • London
    25 - 8 - 2019
    29 - 8 - 2019
  • Dubai
    4 - 8 - 2019
    8 - 8 - 2019
  • Paris
    25 - 8 - 2019
    29 - 8 - 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur
    8 - 9 - 2019
    12 - 9 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    8 - 9 - 2019
    12 - 9 - 2019
  • Bali
    8 - 9 - 2019
    12 - 9 - 2019

Course Description

Major blackouts are caused by failing to conduct rigorous long term planning studies of the electrical system; and neglect to conduct appropriate multiple contingency or extreme condition assessment. Also the lack of sufficient voltage analysis and use of operational voltage criteria that do not reflect actual voltage stability conditions and needs can lead to catastrophic blackouts. Reliability requirements and standards must be followed during the system operation. The security of the transmission system must be ensured under all conditions. Usually major blackout can result in major loss of revenue, business interruptions, communication interruptions, security and bad quality of supply.

Course Objective

To provide electric system planners, designers and operators with concepts, tools and methodologies essential to address modern-day issues of competition, open access, wheeling and new technology in system planning
How to improve the quality of supply in A.C power system
Necessary steps to prevent cascading blackouts

Course Outline

Blackout causes overview

  • Voltage instability initiating blackouts
  • Induction motors role in triggering blackout
  • Cold rush current effects on blackout
  • Blackout prevention by general & network voltage control
  • Blackout prevention by loads voltage stabilization
  • Example

Blackout preventive measures

  • How and why the blackout begin
  • Causes of the blackout and violations of standards.
  • Under-frequency and under-voltage load shedding
  • Example

Planning criteria and reliable operation of power grid

  • Reliability organizations
  • Key parties in the pre-cascade phase
  • Review of international practice
  • Representing reliability measures and customer costs
  • Application examples (U.S and Jordan Blackout)
  • Contingency analysis
  • Ranking and screening methods
  • Defining a study area
  • Handling divergence, islanding, relying events
  • Measuring customer impact
Transfer limit analysis
  • Thermal and voltage limits
  • Defining transfer conditions
  • PV curses for normal and contingency condition
  • Transient stability

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