IEC 60050-692:2017 

International Electrotechnical Vocabulary (IEV) - Part 692: Generation, transmission and distribution of electrical energy - Dependability and quality of service of electric power systems


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IEC 60050-692:2017 gives the terminology used when considering the dependability and quality of service of electric power systems. The concepts are categorized according to the following sections:
- system concepts;
- operating states of electric power systems;
- failures in electric power systems;
- outages of electric power systems equipment;
- outage occurrences in electric power systems;
- state durations and availability related concepts;
- interruptions in electric power systems;
- selected customer interruption measures;
- bulk electric power system load/energy curtailments;
- bulk electric system failures and measures;
- supply performance measures.
This terminology is consistent with the terminology developed in the other specialized parts of the IEV.
It has the status of a horizontal standard in accordance with IEC Guide 108.

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Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date2017-12-15
Available language(s)English/French
TC/SCTC 1 - Terminologyrss
ICS01.040.29 - Electrical engineering (Vocabularies)
29.020 - Electrical engineering in general
29.240.01 - Power transmission and distribution networks in general
File size2262 KB

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