Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Electric Power System Basics for the Nonelectrical Professional” as Want to Read:
Blank 133x176
Electric Power System ...
 
by
Steven W. Blume
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Electric Power System Basics for the Nonelectrical Professional

3.56  ·  Rating details ·  36 ratings  ·  3 reviews
The second edition of Steven W. Blume's bestseller provides a comprehensive treatment of power technology for the non-electrical engineer working in the electric power industry


This book aims to give non-electrical professionals a fundamental understanding of large interconnected electrical power systems, better known as the "Power Grid", with regard to terminology,
...more
Paperback, 256 pages
Published December 5th 2016 by Wiley-IEEE Press (first published October 12th 2007)
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

Be the first to ask a question about Electric Power System Basics for the Nonelectrical Professional

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-30
Average rating 3.56  · 
Rating details
 ·  36 ratings  ·  3 reviews


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Start your review of Electric Power System Basics for the Nonelectrical Professional
Evan Meagher
Jul 08, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I'd highly recommend this book to anyone looking for a deep dive on how the electricity grid works.

I am a software engineer at a company that makes energy metering devices. In order to collaborate on a team spanning several engineering disciplines, I've had to brush up on fundamentals that my computer science degree didn't teach me. This book, Electric Power System Basics for the Nonelectrical Professional, has been a great supplement to this process.

In very plain language, the book walks the
...more
Benjamin
Aug 27, 2012 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Very useful introduction to how the power generation, transmission, distribution, and consumption all work together to produce the electric grid. After reading about half of it, this book has become a reference.
Ervinas Škikūnas
Delivers what it promises, with focus on the standard grid elements - no discussion of "smart" things, demand response, etc.

Biased towards the technical side but still readable.
Nikki Olson
rated it it was amazing
Sep 03, 2018
Christopher
rated it really liked it
Oct 07, 2019
Jesús Andrés
rated it it was ok
Oct 20, 2014
Lina
rated it it was amazing
Dec 27, 2016
Chris
rated it really liked it
Aug 01, 2014
Rich
rated it really liked it
Jan 04, 2014
Pedro
rated it really liked it
Sep 07, 2015
Salomon Wollenstein
rated it liked it
Jun 24, 2016
Jorge Herrera
rated it did not like it
Jan 30, 2013
Wade Allen
rated it really liked it
Feb 19, 2019
electricfork
rated it liked it
Feb 24, 2013
Bea
rated it it was amazing
Dec 19, 2014
Tamara Oshkaderova
rated it liked it
Feb 14, 2019
Hans
rated it liked it
Oct 29, 2016
Abby Wolf
rated it liked it
Jan 28, 2019
Randy Coulman
rated it really liked it
Oct 07, 2017
FAWZI MOHD ALKISHI
rated it liked it
Jan 13, 2016
Susan Prillaman
rated it liked it
Aug 11, 2019
LS
rated it really liked it
May 08, 2017
Chris
rated it liked it
Dec 16, 2013
Josh Lake
rated it really liked it
Nov 27, 2011
Scott Schickler
rated it liked it
Aug 03, 2013
Emily
rated it it was amazing
Nov 08, 2017
Jaimen
rated it really liked it
May 15, 2015
Rani Daher
rated it liked it
Dec 22, 2014
Brian Somers
rated it really liked it
Jun 28, 2014
Kelly Hart
rated it it was amazing
May 28, 2019
« previous 1 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Readers also enjoyed

  • The Cuckoo's Egg: Tracking a Spy Through the Maze of Computer Espionage
  • Python Testing with Pytest: Simple, Rapid, Effective, and Scalable
See similar books…