Evaluation of the use of a vegetable oil in distribution transformers

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Fernando-Navas,Diego; Echeverry-Ibarra,Diego Fernando; Cadavid-Ramírez,Héctor;
  • Publisher: Universidad de Tarapacá.
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4067/S0718-33052012000200005
  • Subject: Distribution transformers | mineral oil | vegetable oil | natural ester | FEM | temperature measurement | thermal behavior

Since the start of transformers immersed in refrigerating liquid, the fluid traditionally used has been mineral oil. However, in recent decades, efforts have been joined in the search for alternatives with a lower environmental impact and which also satisfy the technica... View more