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IEEE 946-2020

IEEE Recommended Practice for the Design of DC Power Systems for Stationary Applications

Recommended practices for the design of dc power systems for stationary applications are provided in this document. The components of the dc power system addressed by this document include lead-acid and nickel-cadmium storage batteries, static battery chargers, and distribution equipment. Guidance in selecting the quantity and types of equipment, the equipment ratings, interconnections, instrumentation and protection is also provided. This recommendation is applicable for power generation, substation, and telecommunication applications.

Sponsor Committee
PE/ESSB - Energy Storage & Stationary Battery Committee
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Status
Active Standard
PAR Approval
2015-03-26
Superseding
946-2004
Board Approval
2020-01-30
History
Published:
2020-09-23

Working Group Details

Society
IEEE Power and Energy Society
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Sponsor Committee
PE/ESSB - Energy Storage & Stationary Battery Committee
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Working Group
WG_946 - DC System Design Working Group
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IEEE Program Manager
Michael Kipness
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Working Group Chair
Haissam Nasrat
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946-2004

IEEE Recommended Practice for the Design of DC Auxiliary Power Systems for Generating Systems

Revision of IEEE Std 946-1992. Guidance for the design of the DC auxiliary power systems for nuclear and non-nuclear power generating stations is provided by this recommended practice. The components of the DC auxiliary power system addressed by this recommended practice include lead-acid storage batteries, static battery chargers, and distribution equipment. Guidance for selecting the quantity and types of equipment, the equipment ratings, interconnections, instrumentation, control and protection is also provided.

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