TPC Kinmen island QUESHAN Substation


IEC61850 Power SCADA and Redundant Gateway System


TPC Kinmen island QUESHAN Substation

IEC61850 Power SCADA

Redundant Gateway System

Taiwan - East Asia
DS Medium Voltage
Customer Taiwan Power Company (Taiwan Power Research Institute)
Project start November 2018
Project completion March 2019
iGrid products involved iControl #Substation Plus
iGW-VM #Substation Server Plus
Number of RTUs /MV substations 1 Substation with DNP 3.0 convert to IEC61850
Number of data points Up to 2,000 I/O points
Protocols DNP 3.0, IEC61850

Description of the project

Taiwan Power Company (TPC) was established on May 1st, 1946. It is a comprehensive power company covering with power generation, transmission, distribution and sales. It is the only electricity company that sell power in Taiwan. All electric power produced by private power plants and the cogeneration of gas and electricity must be sell to TPC, and TPC will resell to users.

This project began in November 2018, and applied iControl #Substation Plus and iGW-VM #Substation Server Plus as SCADA and Gateway system, which will be able to control the whole distribution substation, using IEC61850, as well as communicating directly with RTU which involved more than one substation, and more than 50 IEDs and power meter.