Hydropower Generation Control

Control systems for hydroelectric power plants

Advantages of our solution

  • Ability to integrate all existing field devices and third party systems in the hydropower plant, using standard protocols (IEC61850, IEC60870-5-101/102/103/104, Modbus, DNP3.0, DLMS, etc.)
  • Distributed control system
  • Availability of automatisms designed for the hydroelectric sector (e.g. active and reactive power regulation, turbine control, reservoir level control, etc.)
  • Alarms notification via e-mail and SMS
  • Scalable and flexible architecture suitable for both small and large hydropower stations
  • Easy maintenance and configuration, and intuitive graphical user interface

Solution description

iGrid T&D team has expertise in the design of hydropower control systems, from pure hardware development up to global control and communication projects.

Hydropower Control solution designed by iGrid T&D is open, scalable and highly reliable. A control system based on iControl SCADA software and iRTU & iGW series products offers a flexible solution suitable for a wide range of installations, from small hydroelectric plants to large power plants.

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Hydropower Generation Products

iGW-S Gateway

Powerful and reliable communication gateway able to run either in standalone or redundant modes, and equipped with an embedded Ethernet switch. It supports most standard protocols including IEC61850 (Client and Server).

iRTU-S & iGW-S Controllers

Smart and scalable controllers for hydroelectric plants equipped with an embedded Ethernet switch, and I/O capabilities. Support for standard protocols (IEC60870-5-101/104, DNP3.0, IEC61850, etc.).

iControl Hydropower Generation SCADA

High-performance SCADA with advanced functionalities such as hot-standby redundancy, automatic line coloring, alarms notification (via e-mail and sms), SQL logging, and reports generation.


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