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Compensation of reactive energy in a disrupted environment (A3401)
Compensation of reactive energy in a disrupted environment

3 Days

Who should attend?

Technicians and engineers who want to optimize their installation for energy saving

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What will I learn from this course?
  • Understand customer need of the reactive energy compensation
  • Select the system of compensation adapted to the installation and its operation
  • Size a capacity bank for low or high voltage condensers
  • Know the various technologies available

Circuit breakers, disconnectors, switches, contactors, fuses

Equipment features
  • Motors: electromagnetism principles, assigned features, start, etc...
  • Other receptors
Reactive energy compensation
  • Power assessment
  • Consequences of the reactive power consumption
  • Means to reduce or adapt this consumption
Capacitors banks
  • Location: LV or HV sides
  • Effects on the generators
  • System of fixed or step banks
  • Damper reactor
  • Dimensioning of a capacitors banks
Case study
  • Design of one portion of a plant: choice of the equipment, comparison of the different solutions
Learning path
Prerequisites A3401 Next step
Basic knowledge in electricity
Technical studies
70% Theoretical
30% Case Study
This training can be provided on site at your own convenience. Understanding of NF EN 50-160 standard.