Global connections

Unravelling fault levels in modern power systems

The expansive integration of renewable energy sources (RES) has brought about significant challenges in power system operations worldwide. One of the foremost concerns revolves around managing system fault (short circuit) levels. Interestingly, while some areas are experiencing a decrease in fault levels, others are anticipated to witness an increase. This article delves into the brief analysis and presentation of this phenomenon, unravelling the diverse trends shaping fault dynamics across distinct regions within power systems.

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Global Connections Section includes invited articles and interviews along with CIGRE articles to broaden global power system expertise. Invited authors and interviews approved by the Electra Editorial Board may express opinions solely their own.

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