Providing more than twice the content of the original edition, this new edition is the premier source on the selection, development, and provision of safe, high-quality, and cost-effective electric utility distribution systems, and it promises vast improvements in system reliability and layout by spanning every aspect of system planning including load forecasting, scheduling, performance, and economics. Responding to the evolving needs of electric utilities, Power Distribution Planning Reference Book presents an abundance of real-world examples, procedural and managerial issues, and engineering and analytical methodologies that are crucial to efficient and enhanced system performance.
"A landmark book. Simply the best guide…on how to lay out a distribution system so you get every last penny's worth of value from it."
-Michael V. Engel, Director of Planning and Operations, Midwest Energy, Hays, Kansas, U.S.A.