Principles of High Voltage Power Cable Selection


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Selecting the correct high voltage underground cable for utility and industry applications is a complex decision. This webinar will explain the history of insulated cable, design of modern high voltage power cables, comparisons between different designs, and the relevant industry standards and testing. There will be an overview of common underground applications and the effect of proper installation on cable longevity.

You will learn:

  • Questions to ask when selecting high voltage power cable
  • Types of cable insulation and jackets
  • Critical electrical properties of high voltage cables

Register today for this timely and informative webinar produced by Transmission & Distribution World and sponsored by Kerite.


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