OPGW vs ADSS – Which is suitable for Overhead Transmission Lines?

OPGW vs ADSS – Which is suitable for Overhead Transmission Lines?

During the transmission line installation, choosing cables that can withstand environmental hazards such as storms, rain, etc., is imperative. Moreover, they should be strong enough to support the installation length.  Along with that, as a precautionary measure, you must check the product quality and tensility. Keeping all these factors in mind, the most used are OPGW cables. And, if someone looks for an alternative, then ADSS cables would be a suitable choice.  But, here, the query arises – which is better? OPGW or ADSS?   OPGW and ADSS cables – Supporting electrical distribution system The electric utility industry primarily relies on OPGW cables, also known as Optical Ground Wire. And, […]