Trends in Power Transformer Performance Management
- Jan 27, 2019 3:09 pm GMT
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Utilities are facing a crisis when it comes to transformer failure. Because of changes in manufacturing in the late 1980s and the rising cost of certain metals, we are entering a “perfect storm” period, where double the usual number of transformers will become end of life just as the cost for new transformers sharply increases.
This means there is a greater need than ever to ensure the best possible maintenance and care for existing transformer fleets.
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