This guide describes diagnostic methods capable of detecting and locating partial discharges from defects and damage in installed shielded power cable systems. The results of PD tests are used to assess the condition of cables and accessories.This guide covers the diagnostic testing of new or service-aged installed shielded power cable systems, which include cable, joints, and terminations, using electrical partial discharge (PD) detection, measurement, and location. Partial discharge testing, which is a useful indicator of insulation degradation, may be carried out on-line or by means of an external voltage source. This guide does not include the testing of compressed gas insulated systems.
Working Group: F04W/P400.3_WG - Guide for Partial Discharge Testing
Get Involved In The Development Of This Standard
Contact the IEEE-SA Liaison Simply click here to voice your interest. Malia Zaman Learn More About Standards ParticipationAnyone can participate, there are a variety of programs and services to
facilitate the involvement of industry and the public. More Become a Member and Ballot on this StandardMembership empowers you to participate & lead in the development of
standards. Tell Me More