Study type: Law/recommendation/guideline

IEEE 80-2013 - IEEE Guide for Safety in AC Substation Grounding. guideline

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)


This 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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