capacitor bank

capacitor bank

[kə′pas·əd·ər ‚baŋk]
(electricity)
A number of capacitors connected in series or in parallel.
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Tenders are invited for supply, erection and commissioning of 1 no capacitor bank 330 kvar, 1 no capacitor bank 240 kvar, 2 nos starter of 225 hp at pump house jc-5
It could be fixed, by connection of a fixed-value capacitor bank; automatic, by connection of a different number of steps allowing adjustment of the reactive energy to the required value and dynamic, for compensation of highly fluctuating loads.
Among the projects completed by the system operator had been the 100 MVAR capacitor bank at the San Jose substation in Bulacan; then another 50 MVAR capacitor bank at the Cabanatuan substation in Nueva Ecija.
Energized on March 22 was a 100-MVAR capacitor bank in its San Jose substation.
Each capacitor cell has a capacity of 484 MVAR and the capacity of each capacitor bank at the substation is (484 x 6=2.904 MVAR).
For example, at simultaneous utilization of the smooth soft start device which includes a semiconductor converter and a capacitor bank, the failure resonant currents able to destroy the capacitor bank as well as the whole power supply-system were fixed [1].
transmission lines and branches which feed the capacitor bank and changes the current in other parts of the power networks".
Whether directly buried or in conduits, the HV cable is ideal for a variety of electrical transmission system applications, including internal substation bus connections, capacitor bank hook ups, congested transmission easements, power plant feeders, and industrial manufacturing facilities.
It took a few months to document and analyze the data, develop a solution, get quotes, submit an appropriation, and then finally install capacitor bank switch gear on both substations.
An electromagnetic forming system is a discharge circuit which consists of a capacitor bank C, connecting lines with inductance [L.sub.c] and resistance [R.sub.c], as well as a forming coil ([L.sub.1], [R.sub.1]) coupled with the disk ([L.sub.2], [R.sub.2]).
There are many techniques to generate pulsed magnetic field and the discharge of capacitor bank by thyristor switch via reinforced solenoid is most convenient.
He then looks at various protection methods, shunt capacitor bank maintenance, system impact issues such as harmonics and induced voltage on the control cables, and economic analysis applicable to the power factor compensation.

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