This book presents a panoramic look at the transformation of the transmission network in the context of the energy transition.
It provides readers with basic definitions as well as details on current challenges and emerging technologies.
In-depth chapters cover the integration of renewables, the particularities of planning large-scale systems, efficient reduction and solution methods, the possibilities of HVDC and super grids, distributed generation, smart grids, demand response, and new regulatory schemes.
The content is complemented with case studies that highlight the importance of the power transmission network as the backbone of modern energy systems.
This book will be a comprehensive reference that will be useful to both academics and practitioners.