IEEE

SCG0 - Substation Grounding and Lightning

WGG5 – Direct Lightning Stroke Shielding of Substations


Scope: To investigate methods being used to prevent direct lightning strokes to bus and equipment within a substation and to prepare a guide for application of these methods to substations.

Standard: IEEE 998-2012 – IEEE Guide for Direct Lightning Stroke Shielding of Substations


Working Group Officers:

Aaron Wilson
WGG5 Chair

Xcel Energy

Don Wengerter
WGG5 Vice-Chair

Wisconsin Public Service

David Stamm
WGG5 Secretary

Power Grid Engineering