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Development of the Selection Procedure of an Insulating Foam for Its Application in Gas Insulated Transmission Lines, Demonstrated Using Syntactic Foam

Abstract Due to increasing integration of renewable resources in the power grid, an efficient high power transmission system is needed in the near future to transfer energy from remote locations to the load centers. Gas Insulated Transmission Line (GIL) is a specialized high power transmission system, designed by Siemens, for applications requiring direct burial or vertical installation of the transmission line. GIL uses SF6 as an insulating medium. Due to unavoidable gas leakages and high global warming potential of SF6, there is a need to replace this insulating gas by some other possible alternative. Insulating foam materials are characterized by excellent dielectric properties as well as their reduced weight. These materials can find their appli... (more)
Created Date 2014
Contributor Pendse, Harshada Ganesh (Author) / Karady, George (Advisor) / Holbert, Keith (Committee member) / Ayyanar, Raja (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Engineering / Gas Insulated Transmission Line / Syntactic foam
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 107 pages
Language English
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Note Masters Thesis Electrical Engineering 2014
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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