American Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems

Volume 11, Issue 4, July 2022

  • Predicting Reliability of Electric Power Distribution Grid Using Historical Outage Data

    Erwin Normanyo, Godwin Diamenu

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 4, July 2022
    Pages: 66-78
    Received: Oct. 22, 2021
    Accepted: Jan. 25, 2022
    Published: Jul. 29, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.epes.20221104.11
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    Abstract: Demand for energy is on the increase posing serious complexity issues to power systems in general impacting reliability negatively. The electric power distribution grid is one of the most important entities in a power system contributing up to 90% of reliability problems. Reliability of the electric service provided to end users or load points can ... Show More
  • Voltage Profile Analysis of 132kV Transmission Line Using Powerworld Simulator: A Case Study of JUJA-RABAI Line

    Joel Mwithui Kitheka, Peter Musau Moses, Abraham Mutunga Nyete, Nicodemus Odero Abungu

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 4, July 2022
    Pages: 79-86
    Received: Jul. 07, 2022
    Accepted: Aug. 01, 2022
    Published: Aug. 09, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.epes.20221104.12
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    Abstract: The growing power demand has made the government of Kenya to increase it’s financial budget to address the issue of transmission and distribution of power. The increasing set up of distribution sub-stations both in urban and rural areas has called for immediate investigation to find out whether the existing transmission lines are capable of handlin... Show More