IEC TR 63127:2019 

Guideline for the system design of HVDC converter stations with line-commutated converters


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IEC TR 63127:2019(E) focuses on the system design of converter stations. It is applicable to point-­to-­point and back-to-back HVDC systems based on line-commutated converter (LCC) technology. This document provides guidance and supporting information on the procedure for system design and the technical issues involved in the system design of HVDC transmission projects for both purchaser and potential suppliers. It can be used as the basis for drafting a procurement specification and as a guide during project implementation.

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Publication typeTechnical Report
Publication date2019-06-26
Available language(s)English
TC/SCTC 115 - High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) transmission for DC voltages above 100 kVrss
ICS29.240.01 - Power transmission and distribution networks in general
29.240.10 - Substations. Surge arresters
Stability date  2023
File size2375 KB

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