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Reference EN 61970-453:2008
Title Energy management system application program interface (EMS-API) - Part 453: CIM based graphics exchange
Project Number 21178
Abstract/Scope IEC 61970-453:2008(E) defines, at an abstract level, the content and exchange mechanisms used for data transmitted between control center components. Includes the general use cases for exchange of graphic schematic display definitions, and guidelines for linking the schematic definitions with Common Information Model (CIM) data. Also gives guidelines for management of schematic definitions through multiple revisions.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2008-08-29
Current Stage code deadline 2009-04-01
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Mandate(s) M/490
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 57
Reference Document IEC 61970-453:2008 (EQV)
ICS 33.200 - Telecontrol. Telemetering
Keywords Energy; CIM; Graphics exchange
Special National Condition(s)  


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Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2008-08-29 2009-04-01 export to doc file  EN  DE
5099 2008-07-01 2008-09-01  
5060 2008-04-04 2008-04-21 export to doc file  EN
5020 2007-03-23 2007-09-07  
1090 2007-03-20 2007-03-23  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2008-07-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2008-08-29
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2008-10-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2009-04-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2011-07-01


Superseded by FprEN 61970-453:2013
Normative reference (6) EN 61970-1:2006
EN 61970-301:2004
EN 61970-402:2008
EN 61970-501:2006

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