As power systems evolve, the need for accurate, intuitive simulation tools becomes more and more important. With PSCAD™ you can build, simulate, and model your systems with ease, providing limitless possibilities in power system simulation. Included is a comprehensive library of system models ranging from simple passive elements and control functions to electric machines and other complex devices.

PSCAD™ is the World's most advanced tool for power systems Electromagnetic Transient simulations

PSCAD has benefited from over 40 years of continuous research and development inspired by the ideas and feedback from our global user base. This philosophy has helped establish PSCAD as the most popular power system transient simulation package available today.

Our easy-to-use interface, parallel processing, and automation and scripting features offer unrivaled reliability, speed, and accuracy in a range of applications:

  • Insulation coordination: lightning, switching, TOV, and TRV;
  • Harmonics, ferroresonance, and power quality;
  • Power electronics: HVDC and FACTS;
  • Wind, solar, and distributed generation;
  • Protection and relays;
  • Equipment failure analysis;
  • R&D and education.