Capacitor switching phenomenon for EHV circuit breaker


Santosh Gundap
Manik Hapse
Vishal Vaidya
Snehal Khetre


While, shunt capacitor bank are extensively used to improve loading of the transmission lines as well as to support system voltages. As these capacitor banks are frequently switched in and out of duty, enegisation and de-energisation of these bank causes transient voltages are produced. The concerns on energisation are overvoltage and inrush current, while for de-energisation is restriking.>p/p


How to Cite
Gundap, S., Hapse, M., Vaidya, V., & Khetre, S. (2014). Capacitor switching phenomenon for EHV circuit breaker. Power Research - A Journal of CPRI, 731–736. Retrieved from


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