11. Static Compensator (STATCOM)

  1. Amirnaser Yazdani1 and
  2. Reza Iravani2

Published Online: 23 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470551578.ch11

Voltage-Sourced Converters in Power Systems: Modeling, Control, and Applications

Voltage-Sourced Converters in Power Systems: Modeling, Control, and Applications

How to Cite

Yazdani, A. and Iravani, R. (2010) Static Compensator (STATCOM), in Voltage-Sourced Converters in Power Systems: Modeling, Control, and Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470551578.ch11

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Western Ontario, Canada

  2. 2

    University of Toronto, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAR 2010
  2. Published Print: 25 JAN 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470521564

Online ISBN: 9780470551578

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Keywords:

  • static compensator (STATCOM) - VSC system, exchanging reactive power with host AC system;
  • kernel of STATCOM - controlled DC-voltage power port;
  • compensator design for PCC voltage controller

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Controlled DC-Voltage Power Port

  • STATCOM Structure

  • Dynamic Model for PCC Voltage Control

  • Approximate Model of PCC Voltage Dynamics

  • STATCOM Control

  • Compensator Design for PCC Voltage Controller

  • Model Evaluation