Digital substation

The digital substation is a substation with a wide introduction of automation and control systems built on the basis of the open standards of IEC 61850. Despite a solid list of advantages and advantages of innovative technologies over the traditional model, discussions of supporters and critics of the idea of the Digital Substation are continuing. For an objective assessment, of course, it takes a long experience of switching to new technologies, as well as the economic performance indicators achieved on the basis of operational results.