Industrial Ethernet Switches Update Substations to IEC 61850

Hirshmann-Industrial-Ethernet-Switches-in-SubstationElectric energy operators around the world are working to increase reliability, resiliency and capacity with smart investments in new technologies. This includes Stadtwerke Karlsruhe Netzservice GmbH (SWKN), the municipal utility that provides electricity, gas, water and heating to the 300,000 inhabitants of the city of Karlsruhe in southwestern Germany.