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 safety.

This module is taken by following Cohort: