Study type: Law/recommendation/guideline

[Power installations exceeding 1 kV a.c. - Part 1: Common rules (IEC 61936-1:2010, modified + Cor.:2011 + A1:2014); German version EN 61936-1:2010 + AC:2011 + AC:2013 + A1:2014]. guideline

Starkstromanlagen mit Nennwechselspannungen über 1 kV - Teil 1: Allgemeine Bestimmungen (IEC 61936-1:2010, modifiziert + Cor.:2011 + A1:2014); Deutsche Fassung EN 61936-1:2010 + AC:2011 + AC:2013 + A1:2014.

German Commission for Electrical, Electronic & Information Technologies in DIN and VDE (DKE)
2014, DIN EN 61936-1 VDE 0101-1:2014-12


This standard provides common rules for the design and the erection of electrical power installations in systems with nominal voltages above 1 kV AC and nominal frequency up to and including 60 Hz, so as to provide safety and proper functioning for the use intended.

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