Medium voltage links on a 6 kV network

The University of Manchester, a centre of excellence for smart energy and high voltage research joined forces with Electricity North West, Schneider Electric and PPC to install a medium voltage demonstration link on the 6 kV network on the university campus, using Broadband Powerline (BPL) communications.

Manchester (England)

Campus installation (replicating a dense urban environment)

Installation of our Broadband Powerline System with BPL Capacitive Couplers and Rugged Modems on a MV – 6 kV network

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