In this chapter we are going to discuss about power system in short and about A.PTRANSCO and its role in maintaining power in state from buying and selling the power.
1.1INTRODUCTION TO POWER SYSTEM
Electrical power is a little bit like the air one breathes. One doesn't really think about it until it is missing. Power is just "there," meeting ones daily needs, constantly. Itis only during a power failure, when one walks into a dark room and instinctively hits theuseless light switch, that one realizes how important power is in our daily life. Without it,life can get somewhat cumbersome.Electric Energy is the most popular form of energy, because it can be transportedeasily at high efficiency and reasonable cost. The power system of today is a complexinterconnected network as shown in fig. 1.
Figure 1 Power System interconnected