• Dr.K. Lenin Professor, Department of EEE, Prasad V. Potluri Siddhartha Institute of Technology, Kanuru, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh -520007, India



Optimal Reactive Power, Transmission Loss, Genetic Algorithm, Ant Colony Algorithm

Abstract [English]

In this paper, Amplified Ant Colony (AAC) algorithm has been proposed for solving optimal reactive power problem. Mutation of Genetic algorithm (GA) is used in Ant Colony Algorithm (ACA) and the output of the GA is given as an input to the ACA. The proposed Amplified Ant Colony (AAC) algorithm has been tested on standard IEEE 118 & practical 191 bus test systems and simulation results show clearly the superior performance of the proposed Amplified Ant Colony (AAC) algorithm in reducing the real power loss & voltage profiles are within the limits.


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How to Cite

Lenin, K. (2018). ACTIVE POWER LOSS REDUCTION BY AMPLIFIED ANT COLONY ALGORITHM. International Journal of Research -GRANTHAALAYAH, 6(7), 132–141.

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