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The Con Edison power failure of July 13 and 14, 1977

United States. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

The Con Edison power failure of July 13 and 14, 1977

by United States. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

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Published by Dept. of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission : for sale by the Supt. of Docs. U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Consolidated Edison Company of New York, inc,
  • Electric power failures,
  • Electric power systems -- New York (State) -- New York -- Natural disaster effects

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesDOE/FERC-0012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 208 p. :
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14886082M

    Specifications for Electric Installations Consolidated Edison Co. Inc 4 The Con Edison System For more than years, onsolidated Edison, Inc. has served the world [s most dynamic and demanding marketplace – metropolitan New York while maintaining a safe and reliable electric supply to more than 3 million customers. We.   — Con Edison (@ConEdison) J Saturday’s outage took place on the anniversary of a blackout in which most of the city lost power. New York was also part of a massive power.

    Con Edison said the power failure began at p.m. and affec customers for at least three hours, primarily on the West Side of Manhattan from Fifth Avenue to the Hudson River and from.   New York power outage: What we know so far. Power is returning after parts of New York City suffered an outage at p.m. Con Edison CEO .

    Report or check the status of a power outage and get an estimated time when service will be restored. In this comprehensive and systematically presented text, the various aspects of modern power system operation and control are discussed. Covered in the volume are: computer configurations and control aids, load-frequency control and automatic generation c ontrol, reactive power planning and scheduling procedure, security monitoring, and control under emergency conditions.


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The Con Edison power failure of July 13 and 14, 1977 by United States. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. Download PDF EPUB FB2

On J the entire electric load of the Con Edison system was lost, plunging New York City and Westchester County into darkness. The collapse resulted from a combination of natural events, equipment malfunctions, questionable system-design features, and operating errors.

Get this from a library. The Con Edison power failure of July 13 [United States. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.]. June "The Con Edison Power Failure of July 13 " Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office. (Document 3 of 4.) U.S. Department of Energy. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

June "The Con Edison Power Failure of July 13 " Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office. (Document 4 of 4.) Economy. The Con-Edison Power Failure, July 13Staff Report, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, U.S. Department of Energy, Washington, DC Google Scholar : E.

Mariani, S. Murthy. This article describes the use of social area analytic techniques in the study of the looting which occurred during the Con Edison power failure of July 13 Detailed procedures are outlined of the systematic collection and analysis of data which were developed from available by: 5.

The J Bulk Power Transmission Failure and Con Edison System Collapse At p.m. on J the bulk power transmission system insoutheastern New York State failed and ceased delivering power to the Con Edison system.

Cut off from external sources of power, Con Edison did not achieve stable isolated operations and its system collapsed. York blackout on July 13‐14, but also feed to act promptly when there was still time, to avoid a complete power failure.

In a summary of a long report prepared for President Carter and to be. A chunk of New York City plunged into darkness for hours as 72, customers on Manhattan’s West Side lost power on the anniversary of the historic.

Electric Power DisturbanceData - July through September Number of Interruptions and Customers Affected22 Electric Power Disturbance Data - July through September Load Reduction Measures and Hazards to Bulk Power Supply Reported 23 The Consolidated Edison System 26 Estimated Consolidated Edison Daily Load Curve for July   A Con Ed spokesman blamed the blackout on severe lightning strikes at about p.m.

on a kilovolt transmission cable suspended across the Hudson River to the company's nuclear plant. More info about Linked Data. \n \n. Primary Entityh3>\n. oclc\/> # The Con Edison power failure of July 13 final staff report\n.

schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ; library:oclcnum \" \" ; library:placeOfPublication. Con Edison said the failure apparently stemmed from a problem at a substation on West 49th Street, and affected six power sectors.

(8) This analysis is based on information provided on page 33 of The Con Edison power failure of July 13final staff report Oune ). U.S. Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. Bill then proceeded to press the "area trip" buttons for the various stations, but nothing happened.

"It won't trip the son of a. In Julyafter a breakdown in Con Edison's distribution system caused a partial blackout of the city, the Public Service Commission, the agency that watches over Con Edison.

The Consolidated Edison Company yesterday attributed more of the blame for the blackout of July 13 and 14 to human and mechanical failures within its own system, and less to the lightning strikes.

With nearly 40 percent of its power supplies lost, apparently to lightning strikes, the Consolidated Edison Company averted a systemwide power failure yesterday by. Con Edison called it “an act of God.” Mayor Abe Beame called that a crock. The city went dark again on Aug.

14,in a power-grid failure that affected much of the Northeast and parts of. Con Edison restored power on Jbut the damage to its reputation – and to New York City's – would last longer than one hot summer night. "Con Ed's performance is, at the very best, gross negligence", scolded Mayor Abraham Beame, "and at the worst, far more serious.".

Screens in Time Square are black during a widespread power outage, Saturday, Jin the Manhattan borough of New York. Con Edison said the power failed at. The power outage on Saturday that affec customers in midtown and on the Upper West Side was caused by a failure of Con Edison’s relay protection system at its West 65th Street.

The West Side of Manhattan in New York City experienced a power failure on Jat approximately 7 p.m. EDT. Con Edison is the energy utility serving the area, and they reported that approximat customers were without power. Power was fully restored by midnight.

The power failure occurred on the 42nd anniversary of the New York City blackout ofwhich left nine million. The power outage struck on the same day, J as the blackout. That outage happened when lightning struck electrical equipment resulting in a blackout that lasted 25 hours.gy Failures," 1 December (the city's report.); "State of New York Investigation of the New York City Blackout," a report by Norman M.

Clapp, spe-cial consultant, January ; Federal Energy Regu-latory Commission, "The Con Edison Power Failure of July 13 ," final staff report, June Electrical systems are so complex that.