Merlin Gerin monitors medium voltage overhead networks in Canada
Hydro-Québec, a major player in North America in energy production, transmission and distribution, has awarded Schneider Electric an order for the automation project of its electrical network. It includes the delivery, over a 5-years period, of Easergy Flite 116SA wireless communicating fault indicators and of Easergy G200 concentrators, products made by Merlin Gerin.
The fault detection project consists to equip load break switches installed on the overhead 25 kV network, with control units in order to operate them remotely from the existing remote control center. The communication between Flite 116SA indicators and the G200 is done by a wireless link.
With the solution, Schneider Electric confirms the wide-spread reputation of Merlin Gerin Easergy range for fault detection and remote control is confirmed.
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