The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) has published a new standard: IEEE Std. 3004.8-2016, “Recommended Practice for Motor Protection in Industrial and Commercial Power Systems.” If you’re an electrical professional who deals with a broad spectrum of motor protection schemes, including low- and medium-voltage AC and DC motors, then you need to become familiar with this standard — if you haven’t already. Following are some key takeaways from
Practical Advice for Motor Protection
New IEEE standard provides guidance for motor protection for industrial and commercial applications.