Grounding Grids for High-Voltage Stations [includes discussion]

ArticleinTransactions of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers Part III Power Apparatus and Systems 72(2) · January 1953with35 Reads
DOI: 10.1109/AIEEPAS.1953.4498704


    Grounding grids are used in high-voltage stations when rocky ground makes the use of driven ground rods impractical. The characteristics of grounding grids are investigated in this paper, and the results are applied to the basic design elements of this type of grounding system.