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TB 860 WG A1.33

Guide for Cleanliness and Storage of Generators

The last two decades have seen major shifts in the power generation landscape which has resulted in cancellation or postponement of new build power stations or a change in generation technology. The underlaying causes are mainly linked to climate change policies to reduce CO2 emissions and to shift the power generation base from traditionally fossil-fuelled to more sustainable and renewable energy sources. This has been combined with fluctuations in the electricity market coupled with economic downturns.

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Rotating electrical machines

This Technical Brochure has been created by a Working Group from the CIGRE Rotating electrical machines Study Committee which is one of CIGRE's 16 domains of work.
The SC is focused on the development of new technologies and the international exchange of information and knowledge in the field of rotating electrical machines, to add value to this information and knowledge by means of synthesizing state-of-the-art practices and developing guidelines and recommendations.

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