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GATE EE 2006
MCQ (Single Correct Answer)
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-0.3
An HVDC link consists of rectifier, inverter transmission line and other equipments. Which one of the following is true for this link?
A
The transmission line produce/supplies reactive power
B
The rectifier consumes reactive power and the inverter supplies reactive power from/to the respective connected consumes
C
Rextifier supplies reactive power and the inverted consumes reactive power to/from the respective connected AC systems
D
Both the converters (rectifier and inverter) consume reactive power from the respective connected AC systems.
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GATE EE 2005
MCQ (Single Correct Answer)
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-0.3
High Voltage DC (HVDC) transmission is mainly used for
A
bulk power transmission over very long distances
B
inter-connecting two systems with the same nominal frequency
C
eliminating reactive power requirement in the operation
D
minimizing harmonics at the converter stations
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GATE EE 2003
MCQ (Single Correct Answer)
+1
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Choose two appropriate auxiliary components of a HVDC transmission system from the following
$$1.$$ D.C. line inductor
$$2.$$ A.C. line inductor
$$3.$$ Reactive power sources
$$4.$$ Distance relays on D.C. line
$$5.$$ Series capacitance of A.C. line
A
1 and 2
B
1 and 3
C
2 and 4
D
4 and 5
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GATE EE 2000
MCQ (Single Correct Answer)
+1
-0.3
Out of the considerations (i) to (iv) listed below,
(i) No distance limitation related to steady state stability
(ii) No reactive power requirement from the system at the two terminals
(iii) No substantial effect on fault level of the two systems at the terminals inspite of the inter connection
(iv) no corona problems
The considerations which constitute advantages of HVDC transmission are
A
All of the above
B
(i) & (iii)
C
(iii) & (iv)
D
(ii) & (iv)
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