The production and supply of energy are essential industries for the economical development and the well-being of people. Energy infrastructures must minimize their risks in lightning, both to ensure adequate production and profitability of them, but especially to protect people and avoid environmental accidents.
With large facilities, it is important to carry out an adequate risk analysis for each area and install external lightning protection (storm detectors, lightning rods, etc.) as well as internal protection (surge protectors) – all necessary to prevent fires and damage to the equipment that control critical processes.
Power plants, hydroelectric, thermal and nuclear