Working Group Details
ESMOL-1048_WG - Protective Grounding of Power Lines Working Group
|Working Group Chair||
|IEEE Program Manager|
P1048a - Guide for Protective Grounding of Power Lines Amendment to Guide for Protective Grounding of Power Lines
The scope remains unchanged from IEEE 1048-2003 and is as follows: This document provides guidelines for grounding methods to protect workers and the public from voltages that might develop in a jobsite during de-energized maintenance of overhead transmission and distribution lines.
Guidelines for protective grounding methods for individuals engaged in de-energized overhead transmission and distribution line maintenance are provided. This guide also provides information on the sizing and maintenance of protective ground sets. It is a compilation of information on protective grounding practice employed by North American power utilities.