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Importance of Power Quality in Power Systems

Last updated: Oct 26, 2021

Electricity with a bad quality is dangerous and uneconomical at both utility and consumer end. There is a big need to focus on the quality of power being supplied to the loads. Read more as we cover causes of poor power...

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Power Systems Engineering Vlog – Just Launched!!

Last updated: May 6, 2021

We are excited to share with you the launch of PSE Vlog series. In this blog we will be going over all the things that we covered in our brand-new series. We will briefly discuss the introduction of this vlog, about the...

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Importance of Motor Starting Studies in Power System - AllumiaX Engineering

Last updated: Feb 8, 2021

Motors are the fundamental loads in an electrical power system, both at commercial and industrial level. Some applications of motors include fans, vehicles, power tools, turbines, blowers, ships and compressors. Along with the...

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Electric Substations — How do they work?

Last updated: October 24, 2021

The challenges associated with construction, operation, and maintenance of the power grid are often complicated. Many of those challenges are overcome at the facility end which, at first glance, often look like a chaotic...

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Significance of Snubber Circuit Analysis

Last updated: Nov 26, 2020

Many of the circuit components may fail due to the over voltage, overheating, over current or unnecessary change in voltage & current. For the over-current situations, the components can be protected by using fuses at...

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OSHA Electrical Safety Standards

Last updated: Oct 21, 2020

Working in an environment that is safe and healthy is not a privilege but a right of every worker regardless of industry. To ensure this, there are multiple agencies, authorities, and governing bodies throughout the world...

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High Voltage Direct Current HVDC Transmission

Last updated: Nov 5, 2020

Definition: High Voltage Direct Current transmission, abbreviated as HVDC is a bulk power transfer technology using Direct current for transmission of electricity, in contrast to HVAC power systems which operate on Alternating...

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Electrical Transients in Power Systems

Last updated: Jan 23, 2022

Electrical transients can occur in power systems from a variety of sources and have adverse effects on the equipment and reliability of the power system. It is best to know about the possible sources in your facility and to...

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Time Current Characteristic Curves for Selective Coordination

Last updated: Apr 18, 2022

Time Current Characteristic Curves play a significant role in achieving proper protection coordination among the electrical safety devices. Learn more as we cover basics of power system protection, TCCs for the solid state...

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Protection Schemes for Electrical Power System

Last updated: Feb 07, 2022

Electrical Power System is a highly invested area. The more reliable electricity we want, the more is need to protect it. Protection is essential to keep equipment and personnel safe from any kind of damage caused by an...

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