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DIN IEC/TR 62543 VDE 0553-543:2012-06

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High-voltage direct current (HVDC) power transmission using voltage sourced converters (VSC)

(IEC/TR 62543:2011)
Class/Status: Standard, withdrawn
Released: 2012-06
VDE Art. No.: 0553008


This technical report describes the application of voltage-sourced converters used for transmission of power by high voltage direct current. It outlines various transmission configurations and converter topologies as well as their principal operational characteristics and typical applications. The overall aim of this document is to provide a guide for purchasers to specify such a transmission scheme.