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Author De Kock, Jan.

Title Practical power distribution for industry / Jan de Kock, Kobus Strauss
Published Oxford : Newnes, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 175 pages) : illustrations
Series Practical professional books from Elsevier
Practical professional books from Elsevier.
Contents Cover; Frontmatter; 1. Introduction to power distribution; 2. Medium-voltage switchgear; 3. Power cables; 4. Compensation; 5. Transformer theory; 6. Grounding, earthing and transient overvoltage protection; 7. Power system analysis software; 8. New era of power system automation; Appendix; Index
Summary The book provides technical know-how not covered by most universities and colleges in a subject that is central to the roles of many electrical engineers in industry, focusing on switchgear, power cables, power factor correction, and network studies. *Learn how to install and maintain electrical power equipment in industrial settings*Select and specify the right power system at the right price*Provides the practical essentials for reliable operation of industrial electrical networks - covering switchgear, cabling and power correction factors
Notes Print version record
Subject Electric power distribution.
Industries -- Power supply.
Form Electronic book
Author Strauss, Cobus.
ISBN 0080480098 (electronic bk.)
9780080480091 (electronic bk.)