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Distribution Automation System (DAS)

In the modern society, electric utilities are facing many challenges in distribution systems like saturation of existing facilities, growing demand of the high reliability and high quality, increasing penetration of dispersed generations. Under this environment distribution systems are becoming more complex than before and its control and operation is becoming difficult using the traditional technologies and management methods. The remote control and operation of the power grid utilizing the communication and computer technology generates a lot of benefits for the grid operation and it has been widely used in the generation and transmission system level and this concept has been adopted in the low voltage level. More

BeijingSifang June 2016