IEC TS 62344:2013 

Design of earth electrode stations for high-voltage direct current (HVDC) links - General guidelines


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IEC/TS 62344:2013(E) applies to the design of earth electrode stations for high-voltage direct current (HVDC) links. It is intended to provide necessary guidelines, limits, and precautions to be followed during the design of earth electrodes to ensure safety of personnel and earth electrodes and prevent any significant impact they may exert on d.c. power transmission systems and the surrounding environment. This technical specification cancels and replaces IEC/PAS 62344 published in 2007. This first edition constitutes a technical revision.

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Publication typeTechnical Specification
Publication date2013-01-24
Available language(s)English
TC/SCTC 115 - High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) transmission for DC voltages above 100 kVrss
ICS29.240.99 - Other equipment related to power transmission and distribution networks
Stability date  2020
File size3048 KB

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