Posts Tagged ‘kvar’

How to illustrate “Re active Power” ?

June 22nd, 2009 | 34 Comments | Posted in Energy Efficiency - kvar
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testing active power ?

In an electrical circuit, the active power P is the real power transmitted to loads such as motors, lamps, heaters, computers … The electrical active power is transformed into mechanical power, heat or light.

KVAR, kVAr or kvar?

June 8th, 2009 | 15 Comments | Posted in Energy Efficiency - kvar
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You probably experienced reading documentation, technical papers, or even display of monitoring equipment with reactive power values (for power factor correction…)¬†given in KVAR, kVAr, or kvar.
And you probably asked the question: which symbol should be used?


Power factor correction kvar policy in countries

May 7th, 2009 | 28 Comments | Posted in Energy Efficiency - kvar, Power quality
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I want to share with you information about regulations and policies in different countries about power factor correction: are penalty levels specified, which levels ?

world kvar penalties

world kvar penalties : Germany, Austria, Canada, Spain, France, Portugal, ... ?


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