Individual Capacitor Monitoring for Intelligent Capacitor Bank Diagnostics

MONITORING INDIVIDUAL CAPACITORS

Presented By: William A Munn and Joshua Nikkel General Electric and Southern Company Services TechCon 2022 Capacitor bank monitoring is typically limited to the whole bank, per phase, or per string monitoring. The lack of granular information about individual capacitors hampers attempts to predict capacitor bank failure and contributes to capacitor bank maintenance that is […]

Substation Ground Grid – Maintenance and Performance Testing

SUBSTATION GROUND GRID TESTING AND MAINTENANCE

Presented By: Ronald Proffitt Technical Consultant North American Substation Services TechCon 2022 Arguably, the two most important substation/plant components related to Safety and Reliability are the station battery and ground grid. If they do not function correctly, personnel Safety and equipment Reliability are at risk. In recent years with the focus on FERC PRC guidelines, […]