List of ETAP Modules

ETAP Base Module





One-Line Diagrams with Graphical Displays
Comprehensive Customized Libraries
Source & Load Calculators
Cable Sizing
Schedule Manager
Scenario Wizard

Power System Design & Protection
Short-Circuit

Motor Acceleration

 ANSI / IEEE Standards
 IEC Standards
 Transient Fault (IEC 363)
 Integrates with Protective Device Coordination
 Automatic Device Evaluation

 Dynamic Motor Acceleration
 Voltage Flicker
 Static Motor Starting
 Load Transitioning
 Circuit & Load Models
 Automatic Starting Evaluation

Arc Flash IEEE 1584
 IEEE 1584-2002 Standard
 Integrates with Short-Circuit
 NFPA 70E-2000 & 2004
 Use with Both ANSI & IEC
 Cubic Box & Open Air

Harmonic Analysis

Device Coordination/Selectivity (ETAP STAR)
 Sequence of Operation
 Graphically Adjustable Device Settings
 Extensive Device Library (Verified & Validated)
 Auto-Update Short-Circuit Current
 Time-Current Device Coordination
 Auto-Coordinate Devices
 Integrated with One-Line Diagrams
 Drag or Calculate Time Differences
 Multi-Function (Universal) Relays
 Display of Actual Transient Response

Load Flow
 Power Flow / Demand Load
 Voltage Drop
 PF Correction
 Load Forecasting
 Automatic Device Evaluation

 Harmonic Load Flow
 Harmonic Frequency Scan
 Filter Design & Sizing
 Inter-Harmonic Filter Modeling
 Automatically Evaluate Harmonic Limits

Ground Grid Systems
 IEEE 80 Method
 IEEE 665 Method
 Finite Element Method
 Rod & Conductors in any 3-D Direction
 Rod & Conductor Optimization
 3-D Plots for Step, Touch, & Absolute
 3-D Irregular Configurations

Panel & Single Phase Systems
 Panel Design & Analysis
 1-Phase & 3-Phase
 ANSI & IEC Standards
 NEC Load Factors
 Intelligent Panel Calculations
 Automatic Update of Upstream Panels

Cable Systems
Underground Raceway Systems
 Neher-McGrath Method
 IEC 287 Method
 Steady-State Temperature
 Ampacity Optimization
 Automatic Cable Sizing
 Transient Temperature

Cable Pulling
 Integrated with One-Line Diagram Cables
 Integrated with Underground Cable Raceways
 Multiple Pulling Methods
 Full ETAP Cable Library Integration
 Allow Any Pull Geometry
 Display 3-D Pulling Path Geometry

& Ampacity  Overhead Line Parameters and Coupling  Sag/Tension vs. etc. Cables. Voltage Plots . Contacts. & k Factor High Voltage DC Systems  Detailed Converter Modeling  Composite AC/DC Inverter/AC Systems  Combined Transformer Model  Automatic harmonic spectrum calculation  Built in Control Schemes  Easy-To-Use Dynamic Modes Optimal Capacitor Placement  Optimal Location and Bank Size  Minimize Installation and Operation Cost  Voltage Support and Power Factor Correction  Capacitor Control Method  Branch Capacity Release and Cost Saving  Review Capacitor Impact on the System Transformer Sizing  IEEE C5F-116 Standard  Optimize Unit Transformer Turns Ratio  Considers System Voltage Variation  Considers Generation Station Auxiliary Load  Generator Reactive Capacity vs.List of ETAP Modules DC Systems DC Load Flow DC Short Circuit  Bus Voltage Profile  Branch Power Flow  DC Voltage Drop  Device Evaluation  Automatic Switching  Evaluate DC Short Circuit  Assess Protective Device Ratings  AC Interconnected Devices  Device Evaluation Control System Diagram Battery Sizing and Discharge  Battery Sizing  Battery Discharge Simulation  Load Diversity Factor  Voltage Drop & Loss Consideration  Class 1E DC Power & Control System Models  Drag & Drop Control Relays. Temperature  Conductor Ampacity vs.  Control Logic Simulation (Breakers. Solenoid. Temperature. Tension. Temperature  Physical parameter to impedance calculator  Multiple Spans Between Dead-End Structures  Level Spans of Unequal Length  Include Effects of Wind.)  Voltage Drop Calculation including Inrush Currents  Automatic Alert for Pickup & Dropout Voltages  Automatic Overloading Alerts  Comprehensive Device Library (Verified & Validated) System Dynamics & Transient Stability Transient Stability User-Defined Dynamic Models  Critical Fault Clearing Time  Critical System Islanding Time  Fast Bus Transfer  Automatic Load Shedding  Automatic Relay Actions  Library of Pre-Built Models  Customize Existing UDM Models  Wide Variety of Blocks for Building Models  Import Simulink® Models  Various Model Testing Methods  Real-Time Compiling & Linking of Models Generator Start-Up  Cold-State Generator Starting  Load Generators Prior to Synchronous Speed  Frequency-Dependent Machine Models  Frequency-Dependent Network Models  An Expansion to the Transient Stability Module  Utilizes User-Defined Dynamic Models Parameter Estimation  Induction Machine Equivalent Circuits  Synchronous Machine Equivalent Circuits  Single Cage Models  Deep-Bar Effects Distribution Systems Reliability Assessment  System Reliability  Customer Oriented Indices  Energy (Cost) Indices  Sensitivity Analysis  Single & Double Contingency Optimal Power Flow  Active & Reactive Optimization  Generation Cost/Utility Purchasing  Real & Reactive Power Losses  Shunt Mvar & Series Compensation  Control Movement & Reschedules  Voltage & Line Flow Security Indexes Unbalanced Load Flow  Unbalanced Power Flow  Phase and Sequence Voltage and Current  Demand Load & Voltage Drop  Transmission Line Coupling  Power Factor Correction  Automatic Device Evaluation  Automatic Temperature Correction  Real & Reactive Power Losses Transmission Line – Sag. etc.

List of ETAP Modules Renewable Energy Wind Turbine Generator Model unlimited wind turbine generators Detailed modeling of Turbine dynamics. or Delete Actions View Modifications & Accept/Reject Actions Use Map Tools – Zoom In/Out/Extent. Modify. or Delete Actions View Modifications & Accept/Reject Actions Map Attributes of SPEL to ETAP Elements Synchronize SPEL Data to ETAP Projects Consistency Checks During Synchronization Substitute Missing Information with ETAP Data Real-Time Systems Advanced Monitoring  Continuous real-time monitoring  On demand data retrieval  State estimator & load distributor  Data reconciliation & consistency check  Bad data detection & correction  Alarm management & processing  Energy cost monitoring Event Playback  Replay archived data at different speeds  Improve operator knowledge  Improve system operation  Investigate cause and effect  Explore alternative actions  Replay "What if" scenarios . Modify. Pan. Control of Analysis Results Displayed on GIS Map Map Attributes of GIS to ETAP Elements Synchronize GIS Data to ETAP Projects Consistency Checks During Synchronization  Substitute Missing Information with ETAP Data Electrical Data Processing Program (e-DPP)  Simplify/Standardize Data Entry Process  Create Data Sheet and Schedule Templates  Auto-Generate Data Sheets and Schedules  Standard/User Designed Form Sheets  Unlimited Project Size ETAP – e-DPP Interface Database Mapping via a Graphic User Interface Perform Add. Modify. or Delete Actions View Modifications & Accept/Reject Actions Map Attributes of e-DPP to ETAP Elements Synchronize e-DPP Data to ETAP Projects Consistency Checks During Synchronization  Substitute Missing Information with ETAP Data SmartPlant Electrical Interface (Intergraph SPEL) Database Mapping via a Graphic User Interface Perform Add. etc. Aerodynamic & power coefficient DFIG with pitch & Converter controller Simulate wind disturbance like ramp & gust Individual or zone-based disturbance WECC wind turbine models  WTG Manufacturer / model library Photovoltaic Array  Solar farm modelling  Solar irradiance based on location & time  Perfomance adjustment coeficients  AC & DC Systems Analysis  Inverter dynamic modelling & operation modes  Maximum Peak Power Tracking (MPPT)  Constant current source modelling  Model PV systems with individual panels  Model DC Cables & Combiner boxes  Extensive manufacturer / Model Library  P-V & I-V curves Data Exchange GIS Interface (ESRI ArcGIS) Database Mapping via a Graphic User Interface Display Unlimited GIS Presentations Perform Add.

Supervisory & Advisory Control (Optimization)  Advisory and/or automatic control  Shared decision making process  Chain of logic controls & action validations  Steady-state optimization control  Energy cost assessment  On-line control & automation Intelligent Load Shedding  Optimize load preservation  Reduce downtime for critical loads  User-defined "teaching" of neural network  Automatic "training" of neural network  User-defined load priority tables (LPT)  Redundancy with backup contingencies  Simulate various disturbances & display the results  Simulate & test ILS recommendations  Robust calculation methods .