Showing results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: ALC Source

  1. #1

    Default ALC Source

    Hi
    I have a question for ALC for power transformer?
    That the ALC sources can come from each sides of transformer and change different color for each sides. I tried to use link to connection between sides but it did not work.
    I read the manual and tried someway but sometime it worked, some time it did not.
    Could you give me some idea about it?

    Brgds

  2. #2
    Join Date
    07.02.2017
    Posts
    10

    Default Re: ALC Source

    Hi mytom!

    Which zenon version are you using?

    Usually your grid is coloured depending on the ALC configuration made at project properties > automatic line colouring.
    If your transformer is configured to be provide colours only for feed-forward and you try to do a reverse feed while having the source for reverse feed set to UNDEFINED[0] parts of the grid in reverse direction are not coloured.
    Same applies when configuring reverse feed only, but in this case the feed-forward part is not coloured.

    Some suggestions that might help:
    - The direction for ALC-colouring is always starting at the left upper corner going down to the right lower corner
    - Ensure that all elements (especially lines and combined elements) have option "Use colour from ALC" set
    - Configuration of sources for both, feed-forward and reverse feed at transformers
    - Three-winding transformers might consist of multiple ALC-elements (transformer elements as well as lines); ensure that all elements have option "Use colour from ALC" set as mentioned above, especially when using it within a symbol
    - It might be necessary to switch the input/output of the transformer if the transformer does not support reverse feed

    Documentation for your product can be downloaded from here (requires having a customer account):
    https://www.copadata.com/en/downloads/zenon-technical-documentation/

    Best regards,

    KlemensN


  3. #3
    Join Date
    01.07.2008
    Location
    Salzburg, AT
    Posts
    801

    Default Re: ALC Source

    And:
    - do not use in your topology the ALC sources reserved in zenon for internal use (ID <=10). Create in Project - ALC Configuration your own Sources (ID >= 11) and link only these sources with your ALC elements (Source, Generator, Transformer).
    - link Combi-elements representing Transformers (or Sources, Generators etc.) with internal variables having initial value 1 (not 0).
     

Similar Threads

  1. integrste Workspace and Project source files in version control
    By francoisdevienne in forum zenon Supervisor
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 12th April 2016, 09:12
  2. Replies: 5
    Last Post: 16th July 2014, 12:07
  3. Alias (ALC)
    By shikra in forum zenon Energy Edition
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 16th May 2010, 23:44
  4. Replies: 2
    Last Post: 4th December 2009, 10:08
  5. ALC interlocking
    By gz0000 in forum zenon Energy Edition
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 7th October 2009, 08:44

Posting Rules

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •