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GATE EE 2010
+1
-0.3
Power is transferred from system $$A$$ to system $$B$$ by an $$HVDC$$ link as shown in the figure. If the voltage $${V_{AB}}$$ and $${V_{CD}}$$ are as indicated in the figure, and 1 > 0, then
A
$${V_{AB}}\, < \,0,\,\,{V_{CD}}\, < 0,\,\,{V_{AB}}\, > \,{V_{CD}}$$
B
$${V_{AB}}\, > \,0,\,\,{V_{CD}}\, > 0,\,\,{V_{AB}}\, < \,{V_{CD}}$$
C
$${V_{AB}}\, > \,0,\,\,{V_{CD}}\, > 0,\,\,{V_{AB}}\, > \,{V_{CD}}$$
D
$${V_{AB}}\, > \,0,\,\,{V_{CD}}\, < 0,\,\,{V_{AB}}\, > \,{V_{CD}}$$
2
GATE EE 2007
+1
-0.3
Two regional system, each having several synchronous generators and loads are interconnected by an ac line and a HVDC link as shown in the figure. Which of the following statements is true in the steady state:
A
Both regions need not have the same frequency
B
The total power flow between the regions (Pac + Pdc) can be changed by controlling the HVDC converters alone
C
The power sharing between the ac line and the HVDC link can be changed by controlling the HVDC converters alone.
D
The directions of power flow in the HVDC link (Pdc) cannot be reversed.
3
GATE EE 2006
+1
-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.
4
GATE EE 2005
+1
-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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