# HVDC-System-Interaction Assessment through Line-Flow Change-Distribution Factor and Transient-Stability Analysis at Planning Stage

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## Abstract

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## 1. Introduction

- Interconnection between power systems with different frequencies, or asynchronous systems
- Environmental benefits regarding right-of-way width, radio interference, and underground cables
- Power transmission over hundreds of miles
- Transmission-power control

## 2. Voltage Interaction

#### 2.1. Multi-Infeed Interaction Factor

- Dynamic simulation
- Network admittance calculation
- Fault current calculation

#### 2.2. Multi-Infeed Effective Short Circuit Ratio

## 3. Line Flow Change Distribution Factor

## 4. Simulation Result

#### 4.1. Modified IEEE 39 Bus Test System

#### 4.2. Korean Power System

## 5. Conclusions

## Acknowledgments

## Author Contributions

## Conflicts of Interest

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**Figure 5.**Test system case 1 MIIF simulation result by dynamic method: (

**a**) MIIF1 simulation result; (

**b**) MIIF2 simulation result; (

**c**) MIIF3 simulation result; and (

**d**) MIIF4 simulation result.

**Figure 6.**Test system case 2 MIIF simulation result by dynamic method: (

**a**) MIIF1 simulation result; (

**b**) MIIF2 simulation result; (

**c**) MIIF3 simulation result; and (

**d**) MIIF4 simulation result.

**Figure 8.**Existing HVDC in test system performance from the transient stability simulation: (

**a**) active power transmission; (

**b**) DC voltage of rectifier; (

**c**) alpha angle; and (

**d**) angle spread of AC system.

**Figure 9.**Korean power system case 1 MIIF simulation result by dynamic method: (

**a**) MIIF1 simulation result; (

**b**) MIIF2 simulation result; (

**c**) MIIF3 simulation result; and (

**d**) MIIF4 simulation result.

**Figure 10.**Korean power-system case 2 MIIF simulation result by dynamic method: (

**a**) MIIF1 simulation result; (

**b**) MIIF2 simulation result; (

**c**) MIIF3 simulation result; and (

**d**) MIIF4 simulation result.

**Figure 11.**Existing HVDC in Korean power system performance from the transient stability simulation: (

**a**) active power transmission; (

**b**) DC voltage of rectifier; (

**c**) alpha angle; and (

**d**) angle spread of AC system.

**Figure 12.**New HVDC system performance from the transient stability simulation: (

**a**) active power transmission; (

**b**) DC voltage of rectifier.

Bus | Actual Fault Current (kA) | Fault Current (p.u.) |
---|---|---|

Fault at bus i | 8.3217 | 0.701 |

Fault at bus j | 9.376 | 0.790 |

Fault at both bus | 11.8719 | 1.0 |

$MII{F}_{i,j}$ | 0.4647 | |

$MII{F}_{j,i}$ | 0.5236 |

Case Number | Line-Flow Change Distribution Factor | MIIF1 (II) | MIIF2 (IR) | MIIF3 (RI) | MIIF4 (RR) |
---|---|---|---|---|---|

Case 1 | 0.3341 | 0.4041 | 0.2123 | 0.1435 | 0.4862 |

Case 2 | 0.0432 | 0.1479 | 0.1799 | 0.0794 | 0.1513 |

Case Number | Line-Flow Change Distribution Factor | MIIF1 (II) | MIIF2 (IR) | MIIF3 (RI) | MIIF4 (RR) |
---|---|---|---|---|---|

Case 1 | 0.1063 | 0.2051 | 0.3929 | 0.0338 | 0.2152 |

Case 2 | 0.0165 | 0.3343 | 0.0707 | 0.9110 | 0.1867 |

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