emailEmail Us: [email protected]

phoneCall Us: (206) 552-8235

AllumiaX,LLC

Short Circuit Calculations – Infinite bus method

Infinite-bus-Method-Cover

Short Circuit

​The short circuit is essentially an abnormal condition within a power system in which a heavy amount of current flows through the circuit.

A short circuit usually occurs as a result of fault in a power system. The fault may be a conductor breaking and falling to the ground, or two or more electrical conductors coming in contact with each other.

Such faults result in the formation of a low resistance path for the current. This is a short circuit condition.

That is why short circuit calculations are mandatory as well as recommended practice of electrical preventive maintenance according to NFPA. (NFPA 70B chapter 9)

Continue reading
  134 Hits
  0 Comments
134 Hits
0 Comments

Most Popular Posts

Many people argue over the intensity of AC and DC. Let us help you find out which of the two is more dangerous and why.We will further discuss the reasons of electric shock, dangerous levels of ac and...
Current Transformer is an essential part of power system. The basics of current transformer including construction, applications,working principle are going to be discussed in this article. Moreover, ...
​We often hear the term 'Power Factor' in electrical power systems. But, how do we define 'Power Factor' in an electrical world?In this article, we will be discussing power factor in detail including ...
AllumiaX helps commercial and industrial facilities overcome the challenges of a rapidly growing industry by offering short circuit and arc flash hazard studies. Let's take a moment to learn about th...
What is Load flow?Load flow, also known as Power Flow Analysis, is an essential method to examine the problems occurring in the power systems network or grid.Load flow Analysis is performed to determi...