American Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems

Volume 3, Issue 3, May 2014

  • Unified Power Flow Controller (UPFC) Integrated with Electromagnetic Energy Storage System for System Stability Enhancement

    Saravanan Kandasamy, Dawit Leykuen Berhanu, Getnet Zewde Somanu

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, May 2014
    Pages: 50-59
    Received: 11 April 2014
    Accepted: 28 April 2014
    Published: 10 May 2014
    Abstract: In this paper analysis the UPFC integrated with energy storage devices for improvement of system stability compensation. Before that, used traditional UPFC is to control all transmission line parameters simultaneously or selectively but don’t have appropriate control for throughout system. During large transients; traditional UPFC have restricted c... Show More
  • Assessment of a Viability of Wind Power in Iraq

    Osama Tarek Al-Taai, Qassim Mahdi Wadi, Amani Ibraheem Al-Tmimi

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, May 2014
    Pages: 60-70
    Received: 13 June 2014
    Accepted: 30 June 2014
    Published: 10 July 2014
    Abstract: Wind energy is now being used in almost every country of the world as an important and pollution free renewable source of energy. This study deals with the feasibility of utilizing winds in generating electricity in Iraq by using the daily average wind speed data since (1/4/2011 to 1/4/2012) for fifteen stations from different regions have been sel... Show More