Fault Level Calculation

Author: LJ (contact mail@dkarcade.com for more details) Case: International Stadium Project, Kochi 1.0 2.0 Rating of 110/11KV at Kaloor KSEB SubStation Percentage Reactance of above transformer Considering Future expansion of "one more transforemer, PercentageReactance" Base MVA assumed for calculation Fault Level at 11KV Bus of KSEB assuming 110KV as an infinate bus =F1 Fault Level at 11KV incoming side at proposed Substation at aite Max, Short circuit current at 11KV Rating of 11KV/433V Transformer Percentage Reactance of Transforemer Percentage Reactance of the Transformer on Base MVA =R2 Total %Reactance up to 433V bus Fault Level at 433V bus = R3 = F3 = = =R1% =M =12.5MVA 0.095 0.0475 = 12.5MVA

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M*100 = ------ = 263.16MVA R1 = F1 = 263.16MVA

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F1*1000 = ------- = 13812Amperes √3*11 ============ = =R R*M = ---1.60 = R1+R2 M*100 = -------R3 F3*1000 = ---------√3*0.433 = 1600 KVA = 6.25% = 48.83% = 53.58% = 23.33 MVA

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Maximum Short circuit Current at 433V

= 31108.00 Amperes ================