|3||Steady-State Performance of Transmission Lines|
The function of the overhead three-phase electric power transmission line is to transmit bulk power to load centers and large industrial users beyond the primary distribution lines. A given transmission system comprises all land, conversion structures, and equipment at a primary source of supply, including lines, switching, and conversion stations between a generating or receiving point and a load center or wholesale point. It includes all lines and equipment whose main function is to increase, integrate, or tie together power supply sources.
The decision to build a transmission ...