Description

The SIL-G is a complete protection and control relay used in primary and secondary distribution networks for feeder and generator applications.

This relay is capable to operate with current, voltage, power, and frequency functions and is suitable to be implemented in substations levels for Utility Companies and industrial electrical systems for the renewable sector or any other.

It can be used in installations with different voltage level since It is able to work with auxiliary supply from 24 to 230 V dc/ac

SIL-G supports IEC 61850 standard edition 1 and 2, implementing GOOSE messaging for the automation and control of substations, facilitating interoperability with other systems including HSR and PRP redundancy networks and Copper or Fiber Optic connections.

It is able to be adapted from basic applications to the most complex ones where a more significant number of I/O are needed. It includes a special module for Arc Flash Detection (AFD) with sensors included as a complete solution.

SIL-G is able to operate in different network levels assuring the correct time synchronization using SNTP or IRIG-B protocols. The new SILG family is safe and secure by implementing Wi-Fi with WPA2-AES encryption and secure access levels. This enables it to be operated even if the engineers/technicians are out of the installation avoiding any potential risk.

The SIL-G also offers island protection by identifying wave changes based on voltage and frequency elements, coordinated with Active and Reactive Power control, avoiding severe damage to the generator thanks also to the vector jump function.

Main applications: Renewable energy facilities and 36 kV / 66kV / 132 kV substations.

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    • The SIL-G is a feeder relay with current, voltage, and frequency functions for primary and secondary distribution with an auxiliary power supply of 24-230 Vdc/ac, 48-230 Vdc/ac, 24 48 Vdc, or in self-powered mode through the VTs (depending on model).
    • The capability of measuring up to 1.000 volts when it is connected directly to the low voltage line.
    • Metallic box with high electromagnetic compatibility level (EMC) and wide range of operating temperature.
    • Protection of decoupling, load shedding, and loss of main (islanding). Loss of Main (islanding) occurs when part of the public utility network loses connection with the rest of the system. If this situation is not detected, then the generator could remain connected, causing a safety hazard within the network. Automatic reconnection of the generator to the network may occur causing damage to the generator and the network. SIL-G protection relay detects this situation thanks to its voltage and frequency functions focused on the Rate of change of frequency (ROCOF) method.
    • Signaling/control of the circuit breaker (52 function) and the recloser (79 function).
    • Arc Flash detection (AFD) with 4 AFD inputs and 4 high-speed outputs available depending on the model. This functionality, along with the possibility of having WIFI communication, allows the users to set and configure the relay through Fanox free software and to operate the relay without being present in the installation prioritizing the security.
    • Zone selection interlocking – ZSI (68 function) is available through configurable inputs and outputs thanks to the programmable logic (PGC).
    • In case a CB is manually closed, a switch on to an existing fault may occur. This fault condition is critical if the overcurrent protection function does not clear the fault until the adjusted time delay is finished. It is necessary, in those cases, to clear the fault quickly by means of the SOTF function.
    • To allow the communication, relays are provided with a local micro USB front port and with remote communication with
      different options (ports and protocols) on the rear side:

      • Rear RS485 Port: IEC60870-5-103, Modbus RTU or DNP3.0 Serial.
      • Rear RJ45 Port: Modbus TCP/IP, DNP3.0 TCP/IP or IEC61850.
      • Rear FO-LC: IEC61850 and Redundancy (PRP or HSR).
    • Synchronization through IRIG-B optional depending on the model.
    • The SIL-G is provided with (depending on model):
      • 8 configurable inputs and 7 configurable outputs.
      • 24 configurable inputs and 7 configurable outputs.
      • 8 configurable inputs and 18 configurable outputs.
      • 16 configurable inputs and 11 configurable outputs.
      • 8 configurable inputs, 7 configurable outputs, 4 AFD inputs, and 4 High-Speed outputs.
    • SIL-G is fitted with the demand of power (Load Data Profiling) with the following characteristics:
      • The number of records: 2160.
      • Recording mode circular.
      • Sampling rate (interval): configurable through communications (1-60 min).
    • The alarm panel is available.
    • SIL-G is provided with non-volatile RAM memory in order to store up to 3072 events and disturbance fault recording (DFR),
      maintaining date & time thanks to its internal RTC (Real Time Clock).

      • 5 records in data and COMTRADE format (260 cycles each record): 1 to 8 pre-fault cycles + 252 to 259 postfault cycles.
      • 25 records in data and COMTRADE format (60 cycles each record): 1 to 8 pre-fault cycles + 52 to 59 postfault cycles.
      • 50 records in data and COMTRADE format (30 cycles each record): 1 to 8 pre-fault cycles + 22 to 29 postfault cycles.
      • 100 records in data and COMTRADE format (15 cycles each record): 1 to 8 pre-fault cycles + 7 to 14 postfault cycles.)
    • The oscillography is downloaded by the communications port. The SICom communications program allows the oscillography record to be downloaded and saved in COMTRADE format (IEEE C37.111-1991).

    50 Instantaneous Phase Overcurrent
    67 Inverse Time Directional Phase Overcurrent
    50N Instantaneous calculated neutral Overcurrent
    50G Instantaneous Measured Neutral Overcurrent
    67N Inverse Time Directional Calculated Neutral Overcurrent
    67G Inverse Time Directional Measured Neutral Overcurrent
    SOTF Switch On To Fault
    46 Phase Balance Current Protection
    46BC Broken Conductor Detection
    37 Instantaneous phase undercurrent
    49 Thermal overload
    SHB Second Harmonic Blocking
    59 Instantaneous phase overvoltage
    59N/G Instantaneous Calculated/Measured neutral overvoltage
    59L Instantaneous Line overvoltage
    47 Phase Balance voltage protection
    27 Instantaneous Phase Undervoltage
    27L Instantaneous Line Undervoltage
    27V1 Instantaneous Positive sequence Undervoltage
    32 Directional Overpower
    81O/U Under/Overfrequency
    81R Rate of change of Frequency (ROCOF)
    78 Out of Step (Vector Shift)
    24 Overfluxing
    CLP Cold Load pickup
    79 AC Reclosing device
    52 Breaker Wear Monitoring
    25 Synchro Check
    50BF Circuit Breaker Failure
    74TCS Trip Circuit Supervision
    60CTS Phase CT Supervision
    60VTS Phase VT Supervision
    AFD Arc Flash detection
    86 Trip Lockout
    68 Zone selection interlocking
    PGC Programmable logic control

    Communication Software for SIA & SIL Protection Relays

    The SICom PC software has been designed and programmed to gain access to all of Fanox relays information, to modify the settings and configuration, check states and measurements and to analyze and save events and fault reports using a graphic-friendly user interface.

    SICom software works with Windows® Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10 operating system.

    • General data reading: Complete model, Version, Serial number, etc.
    • States reading
    • Measurements reading
    • Reading and changing settings
    • Reading and changing configuration
    • Reading and deleting events
    • Reading and deleting fault reports
    • Reading and deleting demand current (load data profiling)
    • Reading and saving oscillographic records in Comtrade format
    • Changing the user passwords
    • Saving and Loading settings files
    • Saving and Loading configuration files
    • Saving events and fault reports
    • Saving demand current (load data profiling)
    • Date-time synchronization
    • Configuring the communication parameters
    • Reading and changing counters
    • Commands for opening and closing the circuit breaker and block/unblock the recloser
    • Configuration of the inputs
    • Configuration of the outputs
    • Configuration of the causes that start a Fault Report

    The update of the software does not require any user´s action, this is, if the computer is connected to Internet, SICom updates itself when it is started.
    It will allow you to prepare all the settings and relay configurations without having the relay connected to the PC (offline mode), reducing engineering and commissioning time.
    SICom program uses Modbus protocol, so only the ports with this protocol can be used to establish the communication.

    SIL RANGESIL-DSIL-ASIL-BSIL-GSIL-VSIL G ADVANCED
    TypeOC & EF FOR PRIMARY DISTRIBUTIONOC & EF FOR PRIMARY DISTRIBUTIONFEEDER PROTECTIONGENERATOR PROTECTIONGENERATOR PROTECTIONFEEDER AND GENERATOR PROTECTION
    Auxiliary Supply24-220 Vdc/48-230 Vac24-220 Vdc/48-230 Vac24–48Vdc
    90-300Vdc/110-230Vac
    24–48Vdc
    90-300Vdc/110-230Vac
    24-220 Vdc/48-230 Vac24-220 Vdc/48-230 Vac
    Self-powered through the VTs
    Consumption3,3 – 4,5 W3,3 – 4,5 W3,3 – 5,5 W3,3 – 5,5 W3,3 – 5,5 W
    Current measurementStandard CT 0,5VAStandard CT 0,5VAStandard CT 0,5VAStandard CT 0,5VAStandard CT 0,5VA
    LPCT
    Voltage measurementVTVTVT or directly from the lineVT or Directly from the line
    VT connection typeAdjustableAdjustable
    5022222
    50N/G22222
    50/5111
    50/51N/G1
    67NI2
    50/51/67N2224
    50/51/67224
    52111111
    BF111111
    491111
    49T11111
    79111111
    461111
    CLP11111
    74TCS111111
    Trip Block11
    68 (Trip Bus)11
    86
    46BC1
    74CT1
    Programmable LogicV3V3V1V1V3V3
    371221
    592222
    59N2222
    4711
    272222
    27V111
    32/40444
    81U/O4444
    25111Optional
    81R424
    78211
    IRIG-BOptional
    Counters
    Commands
    Sett. Group443334
    Inputs668868 / 16 / 24 / 8 + 4 AFD
    Outputs2 NO + 2 NC – NO2 NO + 2 NC – NO2 NC – NO + 5 NO2 NC – NO + 5 NO2 NO + 2 NC – NO7 / 11 / 18 / 7 + 4 HS-O
    LEDs8 configurable8 configurable6 configurable6 configurable8 configurable11 configurable
    HMI20X2 LCD + 7 keys20X2 LCD + 7 keys20X2 LCD + 7 keys20X2 LCD + 7 keys20X2 LCD + 7 keys20X4 LCD + 13 keys
    52 & 79 HMI2 led’s + 3 keys2 led’s + 3 keys2 led’s + 3 keys2 led’s + 3 keys2 led’s + 3 keys2 led’s + 4 keys
    Event200200100010002003072
    Fault Report2020202020Up to 100
    Oscillography5 records x 100 cycles5 records x 100 cycles2 records x 138 cycles2 records x 138 cycles5 records x 88 cycles100 records x 1500 cycles
    Current demand
    Local Port (frontal)RS232RS232USBUSBRS232USB
    Remote Port (rear)RS485 or EthernetRS485 or EthernetRS485 + RS485
    Ethernet + RS485
    RS485 + RS485
    Ethernet + RS485
    RS485 or EthernetRS485 or Ethernet or Fiber Optic
    Communications ProtocolsModBus RTU
    IEC60870-5-103
    IEC60870-5-104
    DNP3.0 (TCP/IP)
    IEC61850
    ModBus RTU
    IEC60870-5-103
    IEC60870-5-104
    DNP3.0 (TCP/IP)
    IEC61850
    ModBus RTU
    IEC60870-5-103
    IEC60870-5-104
    DNP3.0 (TCP/IP)
    IEC61850
    ModBus RTU
    IEC60870-5-103
    IEC60870-5-104
    DNP3.0 (TCP/IP)
    IEC61850
    ModBus RTU
    IEC60870-5-103
    IEC60870-5-104
    DNP3.0 (TCP/IP)
    IEC61850
    Modbus RTU
    DNP3.0 Serial
    IEC 60870-5-103
    Modbus TCP/IP
    DNP3.0 TCP/IP
    IEC 61850
    Size of177 x 107 mm177 x 107 mm241,31 x 177,80 mm241,31 x 177,80 mm177 x 107 mm198 x 187 mm

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