frequency relay

frequency relay

[′frē·kwən·sē ‚rē‚lā]
(electronics)
Relay which functions at a predetermined value of frequency; may be an over-frequency relay, an under-frequency relay, or a combination of both.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Criticising the government, Javadekar posed several questions at the central government on the non-functioning of the frequency relay.
" We recorded only one under- frequency relay on Tuesday and none on Monday," the official said.
'Due to operations of under frequency relays in northern part, system got stabilised but then went into blackout due to early outage of recently commissioned RLNG power plants [Haveli Bahadur Shah and Bhikki power plants] in the centre region,' the report added.
The under frequency relays installed in the northern system isolated around 2,800 megawatts power load to stabilize the system.

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