Voltage Profile Improvements of Mosul City Ring System by STATCOM Reactive Power Control

Al-Nimma D. A., Al-Hafid M. S. M., Mohamed S. E.

International Aegean Conference on Electrical Machines and Power Electronics / Electromotion Joint Conference, İstanbul, Turkey, 8 - 10 September 2011, pp.525-530 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • City: İstanbul
  • Country: Turkey
  • Page Numbers: pp.525-530
  • Keywords: STATCOM, Reactive Power Control, Voltage Profile
  • Middle East Technical University Affiliated: No


Static synchronous compensator (STATCOM) is a regulating device used in AC transmission systems as a source or a sink of reactive power. The most common use of the STATCOM is in improving the voltage stability of the transmission system.