TVPPA Research & Development

TVPPA Research & Development

Projects completed through the TVPPA Research & Development program include:

  • Effectiveness of Distribution Protection
  • Cost Analysis and Rate Design System
  • Load Forecasting Methodology
  • Power Quality Update Manual and CD-ROM
  • Transformer Sizing Methodology
  • Distribution System Loss Reduction Manual
  • Line Construction Guidelines
  • Pole Parts Plus
  • Grounding Manual

Research and development projects are continually being updated and evaluated, and new ones are considered annually.

For more information and pricing, contact Jim Sheffield at

To propose R&D projects, see the form in the Members Only section. (Regular TVPPA members only.)