Protection & Control Seminar
Protection & Control Seminar
July 30 - August 2, 2018
Clearwater Beach, FL

Distribution Protection & Control Track

Thursday, August 2, 2018


7:00-8:00 AM

Distribution System Optimization
Instructor: Dr. Murty Yalla

  • Volt-VAr Control (VVC), Volt-VAr Optimization (VVO), and Conservation Voltage Reduction (CVR) Issues and Answers
  • Allowable voltage ranges
  • Equipment and devices used in Volt-var control
    • LTC, voltage regulator and capacitor controls
  • Volt-var Control Technologies and tradeoffs
  • Cost-Benefit Analysis of VVO
  • Verification, Assessment and Monitoring Requirements for CVR

8:00-10:00 AM


10:00-10:15 AM

Distribution System Optimization (Continued)

10:15 AM-Noon


Noon-1:00 PM

Optional Beckwith Electric Factory Tour & Product Demo

  • 1:00-1:05 PM: Load Shuttle Bus for Beckwith Headquarters. Please go directly to the bus in front of the Sandpearl Resort on Mandalay Avenue.
  • 1:05-1:45 PM: Travel to Beckwith Headquarters
  • 1:45-5:00 PM: Beckwith Electric Factory Tour & Product Demo
  • 5:00-5:45 PM: Travel Back to Hotel

1:00-5:45 PM