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Industrial Automation

Requirements and Functions of Substation Automation

Substation automation is the cutting edge technology in electrical engineering. It means having an intelligent, interactive power distribution network including : Increased performance and reliability of electrical protection. Advanced disturbance… Read more

May 17, 2013 | By Edvard

Requirements and Functions of Substation Automation
Energy and Power

Detecting Cyber Intrusion in SCADA System

One of the axioms of cyber security is that although it is extremely important to try to prevent intrusions into one’s systems and databases, it is essential that intrusions be… Read more

Apr 06, 2013 | By Edvard

Detecting Cyber Intrusion in SCADA System
Power Substation

Active fire protection measures in power substation

Active fire protection measures are automatic fire protection measures that warn occupants of the existence of fire, and extinguish or control the fire. These measures are designed to automatically extinguish… Read more

Apr 01, 2013 | By Edvard

Active fire protection measures in power substation
Medium Voltage

Things You Should Know About Medium Voltage GIS

Environmental Concerns Safety Concerns Special Handling Procedures Installation Concerns Operation and Maintenance Concerns End of Life / Recycling Concerns Conclusion Medium voltage (5-38 kV) gas insulated switchgear (GIS) differs greatly… Read more

Feb 20, 2013 | By Edvard

Things You Should Know About Medium Voltage GIS
High Voltage

High Voltage Substations Overview (part 2)

Continued from first part: High Voltage Substations Overview (part 1) Transformers are used for the transformation of high and medium voltage to low voltage, flanked by specific protective devices and… Read more

Jan 26, 2013 | By Emmanouil Angeladas

High Voltage Substations Overview (part 2)
High Voltage

High voltage substations overview (part 1)

High voltage substations are interconnection points within the power transmission and distribution systems between regions and countries. Different applications of substations lead to HV substations with and without power transformers: Step… Read more

Jan 25, 2013 | By Emmanouil Angeladas

Substations and Distribution Substations Overview
Energy and Power

Arrangements of LV Utility Distribution Networks (2)

Continued from the previous part: Arrangements of LV Utility Distribution Networks (1) In the past, an underground cable service or the wall-mounted insulated conductors from an overhead line service, invariably terminated… Read more

Dec 01, 2012 | By Edvard

Arrangements of LV Utility Distribution Networks
Energy and Power

Arrangements of LV Utility Distribution Networks

In European countries the standard 3-phase 4-wire distribution voltage level is 230/400 V. Many countries are currently converting their LV systems to the latest IEC standard of 230/400 V nominal… Read more

Nov 30, 2012 | By Edvard

Arrangements of LV Utility Distribution Networks
Power Substation

Steps to Ensure Effective Substation Grounding (Part 2)

Continued from previous article: Steps to Ensure Effective Substation Grounding (1) In previous technical article (part 1) was explained first five steps that will ensure a reliable, safe and trouble-free substation… Read more

Nov 10, 2012 | By Edvard

Steps to Ensure Effective Substation Grounding


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