This module is to provide students to
identify and understand the different sources of energy used for electric
power generation, principles and major components/equipments of power
generation, renewable energy resources, generation planning, tariffs, power
plant economics and power factor improvement.
This module is developed as a part of EU funded eAccess project
Welcome to the Switchgear and Protection (PSS403) module
The module is to provide students to understand the concept of switchgears and their use for
protection in power systems. It also covers the protection of feeders, transmission lines and
generators. The module deals with the principles of circuit breaking and circuit breaker
fundamentals. It also covers the working principle of protective switch gears like CT and PT.
This module will also develop the students’ abilities to solve numerical regarding the system
This module is taken by following Cohort: