WAMSTER synchrophasor network of 20 devices installed in UAE
Aim of the project is to collect synchronized measurements which will allow Tractebel to create a reactive power study and distribution load modeling for the UAE Abu Dhabi Transmission & Despatch Company (TRANSCO) and Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority (ADWEA), with the goal of development of a dynamic reactive compensation system.
20 PMU devices were successfully installed at several locations around UAE, including the Abu Dhabi Critical National Infrastructure Area:
- Abu Dhabi area: island and mainland (11 kV),
- Al-Ain area (33 kV),
- Central area (220 kV),
- Critical National Infrastructure Area (220 kV).