Large- and Medium-Power Synchronous Generators: Topologies and Steady State

Authored by: Ion Boldea

Synchronous Generators

Print publication date:  October  2015
Online publication date:  October  2015

Print ISBN: 9781498723565
eBook ISBN: 9781498723558
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By large powers, we mean powers above 1 MW per unit, where in general the rotor magnetic field is produced with electromagnetic excitation. There are a few megawatt power permanent magnet (PM)-rotor synchronous generators (SGs), but they will be treated in a dedicated chapter, in Part 2 of EGH: variable speed generators.

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