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Title: Method for protecting an electric generator

Abstract

A method for protecting an electrical generator which includes providing an electrical generator which is normally synchronously operated with an electrical power grid; providing a synchronizing signal from the electrical generator; establishing a reference signal; and electrically isolating the electrical generator from the electrical power grid if the synchronizing signal is not in phase with the reference signal.

Inventors:
 [1];  [1];  [1]
  1. (Ammon, ID)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
IDO (Idaho Operations Office, Idaho Falls, ID (United States))
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
986105
Patent Number(s):
7,453,674
Application Number:
11/688,532; TRN: US201017%%25
Assignee:
Battelle Energy Alliance, LLC (Idaho Falls, ID) IDO
DOE Contract Number:  
AC07-05ID14517
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
24 POWER TRANSMISSION AND DISTRIBUTION; ELECTRIC GENERATORS; PHYSICAL PROTECTION DEVICES; POWER TRANSMISSION LINES; ELECTRICAL INSULATORS; SYNCHRONIZATION

Citation Formats

Kuehnle, Barry W., Roberts, Jeffrey B., and Folkers, Ralph W. Method for protecting an electric generator. United States: N. p., 2008. Web.
Kuehnle, Barry W., Roberts, Jeffrey B., & Folkers, Ralph W. Method for protecting an electric generator. United States.
Kuehnle, Barry W., Roberts, Jeffrey B., and Folkers, Ralph W. Tue . "Method for protecting an electric generator". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/986105.
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abstractNote = {A method for protecting an electrical generator which includes providing an electrical generator which is normally synchronously operated with an electrical power grid; providing a synchronizing signal from the electrical generator; establishing a reference signal; and electrically isolating the electrical generator from the electrical power grid if the synchronizing signal is not in phase with the reference signal.},
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place = {United States},
year = {2008},
month = {11}
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