line fault

line fault

[′līn ‚fȯlt]
(electricity)
A defect, such as an open circuit, short circuit, or ground, in an electric line for transmission or distribution of power or of speech, music, or other content.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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A advert for the job states: "The post holder will be required to identify speeding vehicles and make prosecution decisions, operate traffic speed detection cameras, together with the deployment of other roadside traffic monitoring devices and provide first line fault diagnosis for the equipment.
While SLPGC's Unit 2 ran stably starting April 16, it experienced an 11-hour disruption in June due to transmission line fault and two emergency outages totaling to 19.5 hours in September.
In the late afternoon on September 3, the loss of gas supply from the Everett LNG facility due to a power outage that resulted from a distribution line fault triggered an outage at a 1,700 megawatt (MW) natural gas generator in Charlestown, Mass.
In a tweet during the incident they wrote: "Due to an overhead line fault at Cornbrook, services will be running Altrincham-Old Trafford, Airport-Firswood, Rochdale-Exchange Square, East Didsbury-Firswood and Ashton-Piccadilly.
MORE than 200 town centre businesses and homes were left without power for more than two hours following a power line fault.
In this paper, we use PSCAD software to study the transient voltage stability of the low voltage distributed network integrated with DGs based on SST under the condition of cable line fault and sudden drop of DGs' total output and concluded as follows:
Talking to local journalists here nazim Salim Khan, village council Sheena chairman Waheedullah Mishwani and engineer Ismail said that six union councils of Samar Bagh including Darangal, Kambat, Sadbar Kaly, Mayar and Miskini had been without power supply for the last two days due to line fault and overloading and consumers had been facing acute shortage of drinking water.
The National Electrification Administration (NEA), which oversees 120 electricity cooperatives, said there were very few isolated incidents of power outages reported except for some line fault and fuse problems.
METRO services in and out of Newcastle city centre were delayed by 45 minutes after an overhead line fault yesterday.
Elizabeth Ladaga, NGCP regional corporate communications officer, said the line fault was between the sub-stations in Baloi, Lanao del Norte and Aurora, Zamboanga del Sur.
These were generally the tests where the fouling fault was introduced at 40%, and the refrigerant line fault was also at a lower level.
An, "Recognition method of HVDC transmission line fault based on multifractal spectrum", Trans.