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Public-images-osm logo.svg substation = industrial
Electrical Substation UFFL.jpg
Private space dedicated to industrial or heavy business activities feeding. Each substation of this kind is operated by a given client and not by the traditional power grid company. Edit or translate this description.
Group: Power
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should not be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
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Status: approvedPage for proposal


Electrical substations are private places dedicated to industrial or heavy businesses activities feeding. It won't differ so much of traditional transmission substation with switches, transformer and sometimes compensator to prevent industrial clients to inject too much of reactive power to the public grid.

How to map

See guidelines of power=substation to get more information


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