Electric distribution systems
Gönen, Turan Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, California State University, Sacramento, California.
Last reviewed:January 2020
- Primary system
- Secondary system
- Spot networks
- Good voltage
- Good continuity
- Back-up systems
- Overhead construction
- Underground construction
- Dispersed storage and generation
- Related Primary Literature
- Additional Reading
Systems that comprise those parts of an electric power system between the subtransmission system and the consumers' service switches. It includes distribution substations; primary distribution feeders; distribution transformers; secondary circuits, including the services to the consumer; and appropriate protective and control devices. Sometimes, the subtransmission system is also included in the definition.
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