Two ABB +300/-265 MVAr Static VAR Compensators (SVCs) are connected to the Oncor 138 kV transmission grid at Parkdale. When installed, this was the largest bank of SVCs in the world.
This technical tour at the 2016 IEEE PES T&D Conference & Expo will focus on the equipment/technology behind the SVCs and their application on the ERCOT grid.
Safety glasses and hard hats will be provided upon arrival to the facility. Tour attendees must wear appropriate shoes; no heels or open-toed shoes will be allowed
1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m., Monday, May 2