This module will provide a brief overview of Generation, Transmission and Distribution of power. By the end of this course, the participants will be able to define electrical power generation, illustrate how our home gets electric power, list various sources of energy for power plants, explain construction and working principle of Alternators and Generator Transformers in a power plant and compare various energy sources. The module will also discuss about the transmission line equipment and the various effects observed in Transmission line. It further discusses the electrical power distribution system, list types of distribution system and understand distribution Transformer.
1. Define electrical power generation.
2. Illustrate how does your home get electric power.
3. List various sources of energy for power plant.
4. Compare various energy sources.