Voltage Stability Analysis and Improvement of South-West Libya Electrical Power System, Part 1: Problem Identification
Paper in proceedings, 2008

Voltage stability has been of increasing importance in facing the rising risks of voltage collapses or system blackouts, and in trying to improve systems power quality, particularly in the relatively small and fast growing interconnected power systems of developing regions. This paper describes and identifies the recorded voltage fluctuations leading to some voltage collapses in the South-West Libyan electric power system, as a first step of handling this problem.

Voltage Stability

Synchronous Machine

Power System


Mohamed Wadi

Chalmers, Energy and Environment, Electric Power Engineering

Ola Carlson

Chalmers, Energy and Environment, Electric Power Engineering

M. F. Bara


F. A. Elammari

General Electric Company

43rd International Universities Power Engineering Conference, UPEC 2008; Padova; Italy; 1 September 2008 through 4 September 2008

978-888988409-6 (ISBN)

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