gas-insulated substation

gas-insulated substation

[′gas ‚in·sə‚lād·əd ′səb‚stā·shən]
(electricity)
An electric power substation in which all live equipment and busbars are housed in grounded metal enclosures sealed and filled with sulfur hexafluoride gas.
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Additionally, Alstom will supply two 100 MVAr capacitor banks to the Wadi Jaleel substation in Mecca, and extend an existing gas-insulated substation at Jeddah North 380 kV BSP (Bulk Supply plant).
Apart from that, Hitachi received 115kV GIS order for 115kV renovation project replacing air-insulated substation to gas-insulated substation these days.
India, May 28 -- Alstom T & D India has bagged a contract from Maharashtra State Electricity Transmission for erection and commissioning of a 400 kV gas-insulated substation (GIS) in Hinjewadi, Maharashtra that was developing into an IT hub.
Sheila Dikshit, Honorable Chief Minister of Delhi, inaugurated the 220/33 kV Gas-insulated Substation (GIS) at the AIIMS Trauma Center, National Capital of India - New Delhi.
These projects will build on Alstom Grid's several references in the country, which include the successful delivery of the world's largest gas-insulated substation and the Gulf's largest high voltage direct current (HVDC) converter station -- 3 x 600 MW - interconnecting the the GCC states.
Alstom Grid had earlier delivered the world's largest gas-insulated substation and the Gulf's largest High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) converter station - 3x600 MW - interconnecting the six member GCC states - to the Kingdom.
One 60-kilovolt (kV) gas-insulated substation (GIS) will replace an existing installation in the country's capital, Algiers, to meet growing demand for electricity.
set), this volume is also a 2d ed, with new chapters on substation asset management and substation commissioning and substantial updating of the sections on integration, automation, substation grounding, high-voltage switching equipment and air-and gas-insulated substation.
The project also involves the construction of a 380 kV gas-insulated substation for the export of the power to the Saudi national grid.
MEPPI and GPC have developed a mutually beneficial long-term relationship over the past two decades through the supply of our gas circuit breaker equipment and gas-insulated substation technology.
ABB, the global power and automation technology group, said today that it has won a US$ 32 million order from the Jubail United Petrochemical Company in Saudi Arabia for a new gas-insulated substation, technology upgrades to two existing substations and a 22-kilometer power transmission line.