Sargent & Lundy

Webinar: Flexible AC Transmission Systems (FACTS)

Watch the informative discussion on FACTS devices and the drivers for their application in AC transmission systems


This 30-minute webinar is the first of three free webinars on FACTS. This presentation focuses on FACTS devices and the drivers for application of these controllers/devices in AC transmission systems. The next two webinars are also available to watch online.  See links below.

Presenting is Sargent & Lundy’s Rajiv Chopra. Rajiv is a consultant for power electronics application in power delivery systems. Rajiv has 30+ years of experience in the design, application, and delivery of FACT devices for transmission systems and industrial loads. Prior to joining Sargent & Lundy, he worked for major FACTS OEMS, including ABB, Areva, and Alstom.  Rajiv has a BSEE in Power Engineering and an MBA.

Agenda

  • What is FACTS?
  • Basic theory
  • Drivers for static VAR compensator (SVC) applications
  • Introduction to SVCs

Introduction to SVCs for Flexible AC Transmission Systems Part 1

This 40-minute discussion covers static VAR compensator design and rating considerations.  View.

Introduction to SVCs for Flexible AC Transmission Systems (FACTS) Part 2

This 50-minute discussion covers specification requirements.  View.

Todd Hanssen

Senior Vice President

312-269-6892

Email

About

Todd brings 25 years of experience in the design of power generation and transmission projects and is currently the director of power transmission construction services.