IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Power transmission with HVDC at voltages above 600 kV

IEEE Power Engineering Society Inaugural 2005 Conference and Exposition in Africa

Author(s): U. Astrom ; B. Westman ; V. Lescale ; G. Asplund
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 2005
Conference Location: Durban, South Africa
Conference Date: 11 July 2005
Page Count: 7
Page(s): 44 - 50
ISBN (Paper): 0-7803-9326-0
DOI: 10.1109/PESAFR.2005.1611783
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The use of ultra high voltage direct current (UHVDC), i.e. voltages above the highest in use, 600 kV, has been found to be economically attractive for power blocks up to 6000 MW for distances... View More

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