Distribution Substations receive power at 11KV, 6.6 KV and step down to avolt suitable for LV distribution purposes, normally at 415 volts
SUBSTATION PARTS AND EQUIPMENTS
Each sub-station has the following parts and equipment.
Bus post insulator & string insulators
Substation Equipment such as Circuit-beakers, Isolators, EarthingSwitches, Surge Arresters, CTs, VTs, Neutral Grounding equipment.
Station Earthing system comprising ground mat, risers, auxiliary mat,earthing strips, earthing spikes & earth electrodes.
Overhead earthwire shielding against lightening strokes.
Galvanised steel structures for towers, gantries, equipment supports.
PLCC equipment including line trap, tuning unit, coupling capacitor, etc.
Control cables for protection and control
Roads, Railway track, cable trenches
Station illumination system
Main Office Building
Conference room etc.3
11 KV Switchgear, LV
11 KV Indoor Switchgear
Switchgear and Control Panel Building
Low voltage a.c. Switchgear
Control Panels, Protection Panels
Battery Room and D.C. Distribution System
D.C. Battery system and charging equipment