Real-Time Voltage Monitoring and VAR Management System

Publication Type

Report

Date Published

10/2003

Abstract

The Consortium for Electric Reliability Technology Solutions (CERTS) has been working with NERC, Regional Transmission Organizations, Independent System Operators, and other electric industry organizations to research, develop, and disseminate new methods, tools and technologies to protect and enhance the reliability of the U.S. electric power system under the emerging competitive electricity market structures. This Summary Report provides a description of the Real-Time Voltage Monitoring and VAR Management System tool being developed to provide the capability to monitor grid and market performance in real-time and manage grid reliability.

Series Title

Consultant Report to the California Energy Commission

Year of Publication

2003

Pagination

20

Institution

CERTS
Research Areas