static var compensator

A Reactive Solution to Renewables' Growth on the Grid

Electricity transmission network operators are being tasked with adding more renewable energy resources to the power grid. The use of static VAR compensators (SVCs) is growing as a means to…

ABB FACTS solution to help maintain grid stability for TVA as power generation mix changes
Static Var Compensator installation

Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), the largest public utility in the US, is installing ABB’s static var compensator (SVC) technology to help ensure system reliability as fossil fuel component of total…