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American Journal of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. 2017, 5(5), 166-171
DOI: 10.12691/ajeee-5-5-1
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A Spatial and Temporal Evolvement OPA Simulation Method with Optimal Smart Grid Loss

Guchao Xu1, , Huaiyi Chen1, Yixi Chen1, Linru Jiang1, Rong Ju1 and Gang Ma1

1School of Electrical and Automation Engineering, Nanjing Normal University, Nanjing, China

Pub. Date: September 28, 2017

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Guchao Xu, Huaiyi Chen, Yixi Chen, Linru Jiang, Rong Ju and Gang Ma. A Spatial and Temporal Evolvement OPA Simulation Method with Optimal Smart Grid Loss. American Journal of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. 2017; 5(5):166-171. doi: 10.12691/ajeee-5-5-1


The volatility of distributed generation (DG) output power have certain effect on the planning, stability, electric quality, and the relay protection of smart grid. Therefore, traditional grid models are not suitable for the smart grid containing DG. Based on the electrical characteristics of power system, this paper takes the minimization of network loss as the optimization goal to achieve maximum benefit of smart grid. Growing-points are utilized by the OPA model established in this paper to determine the locations and the capabilities of new generation nodes, in order to offer research basis for the planning of smart grid.

self-organized criticality spatial and temporal evolvement OPA distributed generation

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