Lightning Performance of Transmission Lines


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Lightning Performance of Transmission Lines
1010603 Lightning Performance of Transmission Lines
Introduction Lightning is a powerful source of electromagnetic energy that can damage equipment and take human lives. Important assets may be protected, based on local, national, and international practices, regulations, and standards, using a combination of lightning protection systems (LPS) and surge protection measures (SPM). Transmission lines are usually exempted from general lightning protection standards as they require specific engineering judgment to achieve desired reliability goals. Transmission-line designers…
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Masoud Farzaneh, Ph.D.; Shahab Farokhi, Ph.D.; William A. Chisholm, Ph.D.: Electrical Design of Overhead Power Transmission Lines. Lightning Performance of Transmission Lines, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2013), AccessEngineering Export