Tag:substation=converter

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Description
A place to convert alternative power to direct current (or opposite). It must comprise HVDC transformer and may contain switching devices also. Edit or translate this description.
Group: Power
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Requires
Useful combination
Wikidata
Status: approvedPage for proposal

A converter substation (605-01-07) comprises an HVDC converter plant. It usually also performs the functions of a normal transmission substation.

How to map

Draw an area area and add power=substation + substation=converter.

Tags to use in combination

Examples

Photo Tagging Mapnik Note
-- area 158601617
power=substation
voltage=450000;380000
substation=converter
name=Eemshaven Converterstation
operator=TenneT
HVDC converter station of the NorNed cable to norway.