Study type: Law/recommendation/guideline

IEEE Guide for Safety in AC Substation Grounding guideline

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
2013, IEEE Std 80-2013: 1-226, ISBN 978-0-7381-8850-8


The guide provides guidance and information pertinent to safe grounding practices in AC substation design. It establishes, as a basis for design, the safe limits of potential differences that can exist in a substation under fault conditions between points that can be contacted by the human body.

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