Active PAR

PC37.119

Guide for Power System Circuit Breaker Failure Protection

This guide describes methods to protect a power system and its components from consequences resulting from a circuit breaker failure to operate (open or close) when called upon by protection or control systems. The guide explains how to detect a breaker that has failed to operate and the actions to address the failure.

Sponsor Committee
PE/PSRCC - Power System Relaying and Control
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Status
Active PAR
PAR Approval
2022-03-24
Superseding
C37.119-2016

Working Group Details

Society
IEEE Power and Energy Society
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Sponsor Committee
PE/PSRCC - Power System Relaying and Control
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Working Group
K31 PC37.119 BF Guide - K31 PC37.119 Guide for Breaker Failure Protection of Power Circuit Breakers
IEEE Program Manager
Malia Zaman
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Working Group Chair
Vahid Madani

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