Combining select chapters from Grigsby's standard-setting The Electric Power Engineering Handbook with several chapters not found in the original work, Electric Power Substations Engineering became widely popular for its comprehensive, tutorial-style treatment of the theory, design, analysis, operation, and protection of power substations. For its second edition, this popular progeny rejoins the handbook as one in a set of five carefully focused volumes.
In addition to substantial updates in most areas, this bestselling reference brings to the Handbook its five original contributions, covering such diverse topics as communications, physical and cyber security, and gas-insulated transmission lines (GIL). This edition also includes two entirely new chapters on substation asset management and substation commissioning. Major updates appear in the highly active areas of integration, automation, substation grounding, high-voltage switching equipment, and air- and gas-insulated substations. With contributions by active leaders from around the world, the coverage reflects international standards, practices, and technologies, not limited to those found in North America. In fact, many of the contributors are involved in developing the standards in their area of expertise.
Updated to include the latest developments, trends, and technologies, Electric Power Substations Engineering, Second Edition provides a thorough and up-to-date guide for power engineers at all levels of expertise.
Other volumes in the set include:
HOW A SUBSTATION HAPPENS; Jim Burke and Anne-Marie Sahazizian
GAS-INSULATED SUBSTATIONS; Phil Bolin
AIR-INSULATED SUBSTATIONS-BUS/SWITCHING CONFIGURATIONS; Michael J. Bio
HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHING EQUIPMENT; David L. Harris and E. David Childress
HIGH VOLTAGE POWER ELECTRONICS SUBSTATIONS; Gerhard Juette and Asok Mukherjee
THE INTERFACE BETWEEN AUTOMATION AND THE SUBSTATION; James W. Evans
SUBSTATION INTEGRATION AND AUTOMATION; John D. McDonald
OIL CONTAINMENT; Anne-Marie Sahazizian and Tibor Kertesz
COMMUNITY CONSIDERATIONS; James H. Sosinski
ANIMAL DETERRENTS/SECURITY; C.M. Mike Stine
SUBSTATION GROUNDING; Rich Keil
DIRECT LIGHTNING STROKE SHIELDING OF SUBSTATIONS; Robert S. Nowell
SEISMIC CONSIDERATIONS; Rulon Fronk and Eric Fujisaki
SUBSTATION FIRE PROTECTION; Don Delcourt
SUBSTATION COMMUNICATIONS; Daniel E. Nordell
PHYSICAL SECURITY OF SUBSTATIONS; John Oglevie, W. Bruce Dietzman, and Chris Brock
CYBER SECURITY OF SUBSTATION CONTROL AND DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEMS; Joe Weiss and Martin Delson
GAS-INSULATED TRANSMISSION LINE; Hermann Koch
SUBSTATION ASSET MANAGEMENT; H. Lee Willis and Richard E. Brown
STATION COMMISSIONING AND PROJECT CLOSEOUT; Jim Burke and Rick Clarke