IEC TR 61850-90-2:2016 

Communication networks and systems for power utility automation - Part 90-2: Using IEC 61850 for communication between substations and control centres


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IEC TR 61850-90-2:2016(E) provides a comprehensive overview of the different aspects that need to be considered while using IEC 61850 for information exchange between substations and control or maintenance centres or other system level applications. In particular, this technical report:
- defines use cases and communication requirements that require an information exchange between substations and control or maintenance centres;
- describes the usage of the configuration language of IEC 61850-6;
- gives guidelines for the selection of communication services and architectures compatible with IEC 61850;
- describes the engineering workflow; introduces the use of a Proxy/Gateway concept;
- describes the links regarding the Specific Communication Service Mapping.

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Publication typeTechnical Report
Publication date2016-02-25
Available language(s)English
TC/SCTC 57 - Power systems management and associated information exchangerss
ICS33.200 - Telecontrol. Telemetering
Stability date  2024
File size2623 KB

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