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How PFC Capacitors Affect Harmonic Levels

Category: PQ Theory, PMI Products, Power Quality, Guardian, Harmonics/Interharmonics, Eagle

How PFC Capacitors Affect Harmonic Levels

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Understand how PFC capacitors affect power factor and harmonics, plus their importance to power networks.

 

Power networks have become increasingly more complex with the rapid growth of non-linear loads. These additions place significant burden on a network, resulting in a reexamination of today’s installations.

 

This white paper briefly overviews some power quality basics including: power factor, harmonics, and power factor correction capacitors.

 

This Whitepaper Includes:

  • Understanding Power Factor Correction
  • Power Factor Basics
  • Improving PF
  • Harmonic Distortion
  • Overview of Harmonics
  • Harmonic Effects of PFC Capacitors
  • Resonance with System Impedence
  • Overloading PFC Capacitors
  • Overcoming Resonance
  • Harmonic Filtering
  • Harmonic Evaluation

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