7. Electric Power Quality

  1. Abdelhay A. Sallam and
  2. Om P. Malik

Published Online: 8 FEB 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470943854.ch7

Electric Distribution Systems

Electric Distribution Systems

How to Cite

Sallam, A. A. and Malik, O. P. (2011) Electric Power Quality, in Electric Distribution Systems, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470943854.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 FEB 2011
  2. Published Print: 11 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470276822

Online ISBN: 9780470943854



  • power quality, electric power quality - electric utility industry, consumers with reliable and uninterrupted supply of electricity;
  • cost of power quality, and power quality cost analysis - guideline, evaluating effect of power quality on utilities and consumers' equipment;
  • solutions of power quality problems - and size, cost of disruptions to distribution system


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Overview

  • Power Quality Problems

  • Cost of Power Quality

  • Solutions of Power Quality Problems

  • Solution Cycle for Power Quality Problems