Entergy Services, Inc.

Deployment and Integration of Synchro Phasor Technology

Abstract

Entergy’s Deployment and Integration of Synchro Phasor Technology project is deploying phasor measurement units (PMUs), phasor data concentrators (PDCs), and state of the art decision support tools across Louisiana, Mississippi, Arkansas, and non-ERCOT portions of east Texas. These capabilities will enhance grid visibility of the bulk power system in near real-time, enable detection of disturbances which may produce instabilities or outages, and facilitate sharing of information with neighboring regional control areas. Additionally, the project will focus on training and education throughout the operations and engineering groups at Entergy to provide the foundational learning required to implement these advanced tools.

Contact Information

Floyd Galvan
Program Manager - Entergy Phasor Project
Entergy Services Inc.
fgalvan@entergy.com

At-A-Glance
Recipient: Entergy Services, Inc. (Deployment and Integration of Synchro Phasor Technology)
HQ State: Louisiana
NERC Region: RFC
Total Budget: $9,222,402
Federal Share: $4,611,201
 
Funding Program:
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Equipment:
Targeted Benefits:
  • Angle/Frequency Monitoring
  • Post-Mortem Analysis
  • Voltage Stability Monitoring
  • Oscillation Monitoring
  • Enhanced State Estimation
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Open Phasor Gateway
  • Wide-Area Visualization System