##plugins.themes.bootstrap3.article.main##

  •   Olaide Ayodeji Agbolade

  •   Fatai Olaoluwa Sunmola

Abstract

Voltage and frequency stability is critical for network devices like routers, switches and radios. Prolonged exposure of these devices to extreme voltage or frequency makes them susceptible to damage. Since these devices are usually operated round the clock and oftentimes in remote places, it becomes necessary to monitor the quality of the power delivered to them. In this work, we developed a power monitoring system to provide remote access to the supply voltage and frequency of network equipment powered by an uninterrupted power supply system. We develop an instrumentation system to monitor the grid frequency, grid voltage, as well as the UPSS output voltage. We equally present a complete system that processes sensors’ data and make them available to a remote server over a cellular network with a robust email and SMS notification system. Sensors data collated over one month show consistent results with correlation of 0.95 with an overall system power consumption of 83 mA.

Keywords: IoT, Networking Devices, Power Monitoring, Sensors and Instrumentation

References

P. S. Peercy, “The drive to miniaturization,” Nature, vol. 406, no. 6799. Nature Publishing Group, pp. 1023–1026, 31-Aug-2000.

J. Chen, S. Yan, T. Yang, S. C. Tan, and S. Y. Hui, “Practical Evaluation of Droop and Consensus Control of Distributed Electric Springs for Both Voltage and Frequency Regulation in Microgrid,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol. 34, no. 7, pp. 6947–6959, Jul. 2019.

B. B. Adetokun and C. M. Muriithi, “Impact of integrating large-scale DFIG-based wind energy conversion system on the voltage stability of weak national grids: A case study of the Nigerian power grid,” Energy Reports, vol. 7, pp. 654–666, Nov. 2021.

A. E. Milani and M. R. Haghifam, “A new probabilistic approach for distribution network reconfiguration: Applicability to real networks,” Math. Comput. Model., vol. 57, no. 1–2, pp. 169–179, Jan. 2013.

K. Liao and Y. Xu, “A Robust Load Frequency Control Scheme for Power Systems Based on Second-Order Sliding Mode and Extended Disturbance Observer,” IEEE Trans. Ind. Informatics, vol. 14, no. 7, pp. 3076–3086, Jul. 2018.

G. Bedi, G. K. Venayagamoorthy, R. Singh, R. R. Brooks, and K. C. Wang, “Review of Internet of Things (IoT) in Electric Power and Energy Systems,” IEEE Internet Things J., vol. 5, no. 2, pp. 847–870, 2018.

R. Kiruthika, “A Micro grid Monitoring System Using IOT,” IOSR J. Electron. Commun. Eng., vol. 1, no. 10, pp. 55–64, 2019.

Shrihariprasath. B and R. Vimalathithan, “A Smart IoT System For Monitoring Solar PV Power Conditioning Unit,” in 2016 World Conference on Futuristic Trends in Research and Innovation for Social Welfare, 2016, pp. 1–5.

S. Joshi and V. Kiran, “Design and Development of Power Monitoring System using IoT Technology,” Int. J. Adv. Sci. Technol., vol. 29, no. 7, pp. 8128–8138, 2020.

K. Chooruang and K. Meekul, “Design of an IoT Energy Monitoring System,” Int. Conf. ICT Knowl. Eng., vol. 2018-Novem, pp. 48–51, 2019.

V. Bhatiya, B. V Tank, and N. Sonawala, “Implementation of Iot Based Monitoring and Controlling Solar System,” Int. J. Innov. Technol. Explor. Eng., vol. 9, no. 5, pp. 1634–1637, 2020.

P. Alqinsi, I. J. Matheus Edward, N. Ismail, and W. Darmalaksana, “IoT-Based UPS Monitoring System Using MQTT Protocols,” Proceeding 2018 4th Int. Conf. Wirel. Telemat. ICWT 2018, pp. 1–5, 2018.

K. B. Tarase and V. M. Panchade, “Monitoring Controlling of Substation Using IoT in Distribution Power Grid,” ICDCS 2020 - 2020 5th Int. Conf. Devices, Circuits Syst., pp. 66–70, 2020.

A. Kekre and S. K. Gawre, “Solar photovoltaic remote monitoring system using IOT,” Int. Conf. Recent Innov. Signal Process. Embed. Syst. RISE 2017, vol. 2018-Janua, pp. 619–623, 2018.

U. R. Manish Katyarmal, Suyash Walkunde, Arvind Sakhare, “Solar power monitoring system Using IoT,” Int. Res. J. Eng. Technol., vol. 5, no. 3, pp. 3431–3432, 2018.

D. Despa, G. F. Nama, M. A. Muhammad, and K. Anwar, “The Implementation Internet of Things(IoT) Technology in Real Time Monitoring of Electrical Quantities,” IOP Conf. Ser. Mater. Sci. Eng., vol. 335, no. 1, 2018.

S. Pasha, “Thingspeak Based Sensing and Monitoring System for IoT with Matlab Analysis,” Int. J. New Technol. Res., vol. 2, no. 6, pp. 19–23, 2016.

N. Sinha, K. E. Pujitha, and J. S. R. Alex, “Xively based sensing and monitoring system for IoT,” 2015 Int. Conf. Comput. Commun. Informatics, ICCCI 2015, pp. 8–13, 2015.

Suman J, “Power Supply Frequency and Voltage Measurement Using Arduino,” Instructibles, 2020. [Online]. Available: https://www.instructables.com/Power-Supply-Frequency-and-Voltage-Measurement-Usi/. [Accessed: 08-Feb-2021].

Downloads

Download data is not yet available.

##plugins.themes.bootstrap3.article.details##

How to Cite
[1]
Agbolade, O.A. and Sunmola, F.O. 2021. Cellular Internet of Things Based Power Monitoring System for Networking Devices. European Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. 5, 1 (Feb. 2021), 80-84. DOI:https://doi.org/10.24018/ejece.2021.5.1.300.