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Reference EN 61400-24:2010
Title Wind turbines - Part 24: Lightning protection
Project Number 22295
Abstract/Scope Identifies the generic problems involved in lightning protection of wind turbines; describes appropriate methods for evaluating the risk of lightning damage to wind turbines; describes and outlines suitable methods for lightning protection of wind turbine components.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2010-07-09
Current Stage code deadline 2011-04-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 88
Reference Document IEC 61400-24:2010 (EQV)
ICS 27.180 - Wind turbine systems and other alternative sources of energy
Keywords Wind; Turbine; Lightning; Protection
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2010-07-09 2011-04-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2010-07-01 2010-09-01  
5060 2010-05-10 2010-05-24 export to doc file  EN
5020 2010-03-05 2010-05-07  
3090 2010-01-08 2010-01-31  
5060 2009-07-27 2009-08-10 export to doc file  EN
5020 2009-02-20 2009-07-24  
1090 2009-02-17 2009-02-20  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2010-07-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2010-07-09
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2010-10-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2011-04-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2013-07-01


Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) ITU-T Recommendation K.20:2000
ITU-T Recommendation K46:2000
ITU-T Recommendation K.21:2003
HD 637 S1:1999
EN 50164-1:2008
HD 588.1 S1
EN 60068 series
EN 60071 series
EN 60071-2
EN 60099-4:2004
EN 60099-5:1996
EN 60204-1:2006
corr. February 2010
EN 60204-11:2000
corr. February 2010
EN 60243-1:1998
EN 60243-3:2001
HD 60364-4-444:2010
corr. July 2010
IEC 60364-5-53
EN 60464-2:2001
IEC/TS 60479-1:2005
IEC/TR 60479-4:2004
EN 60587:2007
EN 60664-1:2007
EN 61000-4-5:2006
IEC/TR 61000-5-2:1997
IEC/TS 61400-23:2001
IEC 61643-1:2005
CLC/TS 61643-12:2009
EN 61643-21:2001
CLC/TS 61643-22:2006
IEC 62153-4-3:2006
EN 62305-1:2006
corr. November 2006
EN 62305-2
EN 62305-3
EN 62305-4

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