A NOVEL ASSESSOR FORDISTRIBUTION SYSTEMRELIABILITY
Reliability is a key aspect of power system design and planning. This research presents a reliability analysis algorithm for
radial operated (with respect to substation), reconfigurable, electrical distribution systems. The algorithm takes into account
equipment power handling constraints. Linked lists of segments are employed in obtaining the rapid convergence. The study
presented here evaluates improvement of reliability for static load models. A new reliability index is proposed. The proposed
index makes easier to locate areas where reliability needs to be improved. Reliability indices for load points and the overall
system have been developed.
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