Table Of Contents

Table Of Contents

A streamlined study guide focusing on the majority of subjects required for the Professional Engineer Exam in the Electric Power discipline.  300 pages including a practice test with detailed solutions.
 
Table Of Contents
 
About the NCEES Power P.E. Exam VI

  1. Circuit Analysis
    Single Phase Circuit Analysis 1
    Single Phase Power 4
    Three Phase Circuit Analysis & Phasor Diagrams 12
    Three Phase Power 21
    Watt meters 22
    Per Unit Analysis 27
    Impedance Diagrams/Generator Note 31
  2. Electromagnetic Devices
    Transformers 39
    Load Sharing: Parallel Transformers or Generators 49
    Non-Ideal Transformers & Testing 50
    Current Transformers (CT’s) 54
    Potential Transformers (PT’s/VT’s) 56
    Reactors 57
    Transformer Connections 59
  3. Rotating Machines
    Synchronous Machines 61
    Induction Machines 70
    Flow of Power 76
    Speed-Torque/Horsepower Characteristics 78
    Variable Speed Drives 80
  4. Transmission and Distribution
    Voltage Drop 81
    Transmission Line Models/Voltage Regulation 82
    Power Flow/The Power Grid 84
    Parallel Flows 94
    Line Loading 96
    Voltage Collapse 97
    Substation Buses 100
  5. Power System Performance
    Power Quality 105
    More Power Flow 107
    Power System Stability 112
  6. Power System Protection
    Symmetrical Components 115
    Fault Current Analysis 117
    Over Current Protection 128
    Protective Devices 137
    Protective Relaying 139
    Zones of Protection 141
  7. General Power Engineering
    VOM Metering-(Volt-Ohm-Milliammeter) 151
    Insulation Testing 156
    Ground Resistance Testing 157
  8. Codes and Standards
    National Electric Code (NEC)159
    National Electric Safety Code (NESC)160
  9. Special Applications
    Lightning and Surge Protection 161
    Reliability 167
    Illumination Engineering 168
    Demand and Energy Management Calculations 173
    Engineering Economics 174
  10. Devices and Power Electronic Circuits
    Battery Characteristics and Ratings 178
    Switches and Power Supplies 180
    PLC’s and RTU’s 187
  11. Formula Sheets 188
  12. Practice Exam 207
  13. Practice Exam Solutions 253
  14. References 284
  15. Notes 285
  16. Index 293


 

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