Evaluation of and replacement strategies for aged high-voltage toughened glass-suspension insulators

IEEE Overhead Lines Subcommittee Working Group on Insulator Performance and Applications

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Abstract

This paper reviews the aging mechanisms and stresses that affect toughened glass-suspension-type insulators. Procedures and criteria for determining the overall condition of inservice toughened glass-suspension insulators are described so that a decision can be made on their suitability for continued service or to replace the insulators.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number6977957
Pages (from-to)1145-1152
Number of pages8
JournalIEEE Transactions on Power Delivery
Volume30
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 1 2015

Keywords

  • High-voltage (HV) insulators
  • insulators
  • toughened glass-suspension insulators
  • transmission lines

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Energy Engineering and Power Technology
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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    IEEE Overhead Lines Subcommittee Working Group on Insulator Performance and Applications (2015). Evaluation of and replacement strategies for aged high-voltage toughened glass-suspension insulators. IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, 30(3), 1145-1152. [6977957]. https://doi.org/10.1109/TPWRD.2014.2369457