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Mechanical Security of Overhead Lines Containing Cascading Failures and Mitigating Their Effects



This TB summarizes the most up-to-date knowledge gained by Industry on what causes cascading failures of overhead line supports and how to increase the mechanical robustness and security of transmission lines. Based on scientific research and the experience of several CIGRÉ utility members, the document outlines various cascade mitigation strategies and techniques that have been proven successful.

File Size: 3,1 MB

Pages NB: 126

Study Committee : B2 ?

WG (TF): WG B2.22

Year: 2012

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