Load Modeling Effect on Voltage Stability in Radial Distribu-tion Systems – A Case Study

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    • Vericherla N Malleswari
    • K. Chandra Sekhar
  • Generally, the distribution systems have served for different types of loads like commercial, industrial, residential, agriculture and municipality etc. and diverse changes in consumption pattern occur at any part of the network at any time of the day. During light loading condition, the voltage profile can increase and vice versa for peak loading condition. Under these circumstances, it is worthwhile to understand the voltage stability for planning of any Volt/VAr controls. This paper has presented the voltage stability analysis of 12-bus and 85-bus standard radial distribution systems using line stability index. Different load models have been taken and under each model, the system performance as well as its stability discussed. The focal points are suitable for planning studies like Volt/VAr controls, optimal location of Distribution Generation (DG) or load shedding etc.

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    Malleswari, V. N., & Sekhar, K. C. (2018). Load Modeling Effect on Voltage Stability in Radial Distribu-tion Systems – A Case Study. International Journal of Engineering & Technology, 7(4.24), 87-91. https://doi.org/10.14419/ijet.v7i4.24.21862