# Energy Production & Transmission

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# Code(Credit) : CUTM1051(2-1-0)

## Course Objectives

• •To understand power generation and economics
•To design the transmission line parameters
•To understand the mechanical design of transmission lines

## Course Outcomes

 CO1 Able to gain Knowledge on installation power plans and electrical transmission equipments PO1 ( 3), PO2 (2) CO2 Able to identify and resolve the problems on electric power system PO2(3), CO3 Use of software/design tools to design the conventional power plant PO3(3) CO4 Able to produce sustainable energy for future PO7(3)

## Course Syllabus

Module I: Thermal & Nuclear Power Plants                                                                  (6 Hours)

Introduction: Statistics of generation of electric power from Conventional and non conventional sources of energy, Thermal & Nuclear power station: Schematic arrangement, Types of prime movers, types of reactors, speed control & auxiliaries, Environmental aspects for selecting the sites and locations, Hazards.

Practice:

1.Schematic Layout design Thermal Plant using AutoCad

2. Schematic Layout design Nuclear Plant using AutoCad

Module II: Hydro & Wind power plants                                                                       (4 Hours)

Hydro power station: Schematic arrangement, Hydro turbines, Environmental aspects for selecting the sites and locations of hydro power stations, small hydro for irrigation, Wind power generation.

Practice:

3. Schematic Layout design of Hydro Plant using AutoCad

Module III: Power Generation Tariffs                                                                          (5 Hours)

Tariff and Economic aspects in power Generation: Terms commonly used in system operation, various factors affecting cost of generation: Load curves, load duration curves, Connected load, maximum load, Peak load, base load and peak load power plants, load factor, Plant capacity factor, Plant use factor, Demand factor, diversity factor, Cost of power plant.

Practice: MATLAB

4. Preparation of Load calculator using MATLAB

Module IV: Transmission systems                                                                                   (4 Hours)

Supply System: Different kinds of supply system and their comparison, choice of transmission voltage. Transmission Lines: Configurations, types of conductors, resistance of line, skin effect, Kelvin’s law, Proximity effect,

Module V: Transmission line Parameters                                                                       (5 Hours)

Calculation of inductance and capacitance of single phase, three phase, single circuit and double circuit transmission lines, Representation and performance of short, medium and long transmission lines, T & Pi networks, ABCD parameters, Ferranti effect, Surge impedance loading.

Practice:

5. Designing of transmission line parameters using MATLAB

Module VI: Transmission line operation & Insulators                                                   (5 Hours)

Phenomenon of corona, corona formation, calculation of potential gradient, corona loss, factors affecting corona, methods of reducing corona and interference Electrostatic and electromagnetic interference with communication lines.
Overhead line Insulators:
Type of insulators and their applications, potential distribution over a string of insulators, methods of equalizing the potential, string efficiency.

Practice:

6. Designing of Insulators and calculation of voltages using MATLAB

Module VII: Design of cables                                                                                          (4 Hours)

Calculation of sag & tension, affects of wind and ice loading, sag template, vibration dampers. Under Ground Insulated cables: Type of cables and their construction, dielectric stress, grading of cables, insulation resistance, capacitance of single phase and three phase cables, dielectric loss, heating of cables, Transmission line tower designs

Practice:

7. Designing of Cables

## Session 1

generation of electric power from Conventional and non conventional sources of energy

Electricity Generation Video link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=20Vb6hlLQSg

## Session 2

Thermal & Nuclear power station: Schematic arrangement

Thermal Power Station Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IdPTuwKEfmA

Nuclear Power Plant Video link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_UwexvaCMWA

## Session 3

Types of prime movers, types of reactors

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n4U4boBa1Nk

## Session 4

speed control & auxiliaries

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fk3DjD9gSsk

## Session 6

Schematic Layout design Thermal Plant using AutoCad

Layout design

## Session 7

Schematic Layout design Nuclear Plant using AutoCad

## Session 8

Hydro power station: Schematic arrangement

Hydro Power plant

## Session 9

Hydro turbines, Environmental aspects for selecting the sites and locations of hydro power stations

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k0BLOKEZ3KU

## Session 10

small hydro for irrigation, Wind power generation

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qSWm_nprfqE

## Session 11

Schematic Layout design of Hydro Plant using AutoCad

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xc0N2LinYtg

## Session 12

Tariff and Economic aspects in power Generation: Terms commonly used in system operation

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t9fDka9mnBw

## Session 13

various factors affecting cost of generation

factors of power system

## Session 14

load factor, Plant capacity factor, Plant use factor, Demand factor, diversity factor

factors of generation

## Session 16

Preparation of Load calculator using MATLAB

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VonUeoVQSBQ

## Session 17

Supply System: Different kinds of supply system and their comparison

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R_Z-A9KZr58

## Session 18

choice of transmission voltage

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6PV9BHWgLxI

## Session 19

Transmission Lines: Configurations, types of conductors, resistance of line

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EZszSVZ9G6s

## Session 21

Calculation of inductance and capacitance of single phase, three phase

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UQeD1ES0two

## Session 22

single circuit and double circuit transmission lines

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vDgMJwMghuI

## Session 23

Representation and performance of short, medium and long, transmission lines

representation of transmission lines

## Session 24

Ferranti effect, Surge impedance loading

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YtYI9I8qAMU

## Session 25

Designing of transmission line parameters using MATLAB

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Knpt6zcK_CU

## Session 26

Phenomenon of corona, corona formation, calculation of potential gradient, corona loss, factors affecting corona

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tguh8I37HrM

## Session 27

methods of reducing corona and interference

corona effect

## Session 28

Type of insulators and their applications

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k78GHf-aT7M

## Session 29

potential distribution over a string of insulators

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LSmduFNfGiw

## Session 30

methods of equalizing the potential, string efficiency

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n2btxabqEFs

## Session 31

Calculation of sag & tension, affects of wind and ice loading, sag template

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DemFuurxc2E

## Session 32

Under Ground Insulated cables: Type of cables and their construction, dielectric stress, grading of cables, insulation resistance

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nBh1Hy1bt0w

## Session 33

capacitance of single phase and three phase cables, dielectric loss, heating of cables

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JBND34ndllI

## Case Studies

### Madhava Rao K

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He is working as  an Associate professor in Electrical & Electronics Engineering and is associated with Centurion university since 2011. He dis his Post graduate in High voltage engineering. He is having 15 years of experience in teaching & learning process. Area of Interest: Power systems and High voltage Engineering Youtube video link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yL5egmaRxUM

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