kilovar

kilovar

[′kil·ə‚vär]
(electricity)
A unit equal to 1000 volt-amperes reactive. Abbreviated kvar.
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Manufactured at Cat's Mossville Engine Division, the new panel's power metering capabilities have been upgraded to include kilowatts (kW), kilovars (kVAR), kilovolt-amps (kVA), kilowatt-hours (kWHr), and kilovar-hours (kVARHr), as well as percent of rated power and power factor.
Three tenders for the supply of (a) condensers' boards of 45 and 75 kilovar, 400/ 480 volt, (b) three bolts type pullers, also (c) fuses basements, 500 volt, 160 Amp.
En este caso se dispuso de los siguientes datos por tramo: nodos inicial y final, longitud en metros, demanda proyectada en el nodo final expresada en kilovatios y kilovars (kilovoltios reactivos), un codigo que identifica si el tramo era proyectado o existente y otro codigo que identifique el tipo de construccion empleada.