Definition: Automatic Generation Control

Jump to: navigation, search
Dictionary.png

Automatic Generation Control

Equipment that automatically adjusts generation in a Balancing Authority Area from a central location to maintain the Balancing Authority's interchange schedule plus Frequency Bias. AGC may also accommodate automatic inadvertent payback and time error correction.[1]

References
  1. Glossary of Terms Used in Reliability Standards


AninlineGlossary Definition