This book explains the essentials of interconnected electric power systems in very basic, practical terms, giving a comprehensible overview of the terminology, electrical concepts, design considerations, construction practices, operational aspects, and industry standards for nontechnical professionals having an interest in the power industry. From generation to household wiring, this book explains it all in easy-to-understand terms. Electrical Power System Basics exposes readers to all of the important aspects of an interconnected power system without assuming a great deal of existing knowledge or experience. Some very basic formulas are presented throughout the book and several examples, photographs, drawings, and illustrations are provided to help the reader gain a fundamental understanding of the subject.A motor is made up of coils of wires and a large metal rotor that spins to produce mechanical work. ... Installing capacitors to counteract the motora#39;s need for reactive power reduces, minimizes, or eliminates the reactive component of total anbsp;...
|Title||:||Electric Power System Basics for the Nonelectrical Professional|
|Author||:||Steven W. Blume|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2008-01-03|