IEC 60700-2:2016 

Thyristor valves for high voltage direct current (HVDC) power transmission - Part 2: Terminology

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IEC 60700-2:2016 defines terms for thyristor valves for high-voltage direct current (HVDC) power transmission with line commutated converters most commonly based on three-phase bridge connections for the conversion from AC to DC and vice versa.
The contents of the corrigendum of June 2017 have been included in this copy.

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Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date2016-06-17
Available language(s)English/French
TC/SCTC 22/SC 22F - Power electronics for electrical transmission and distribution systemsrss
ICS29.200 - Rectifiers. Converters. Stabilized power supply
Stability date  2026
File size1566 KB

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