Monthly Archive for: «August, 2012»

Purpose of Shielded Isolation Transformer

A shielded transformer is a two-winding transformer, usually delta–star connected and serves the following purposes: – Voltage transformation from the distribution voltage to the equipment’s utilization voltage. – Converting a 3-wire… Read more

Aug 29, 2012 | Transformers

Using shielded isolation transformer in power distribution systems

Floating Neutral Impacts in Power Distribution

If the Neutral Conductor is opened, broke or lost at either of its source side (Distribution Transformer, Generator or at Load side – Distribution Panel of Consumer), the distribution system’s… Read more

Aug 27, 2012 | Energy and Power

Floating Neutral Impacts in Power Distribution

An Overview of Combined Cycle Power Plant

The Combined Cycle Power Plant or combined cycle gas turbine, a gas turbine generator generates electricity and waste heat is used to make steam to generate additional electricity via a… Read more

Aug 25, 2012 | Energy and Power

An overview of Combined Cycle Power Plant (photo credit:

Power Transformer Construction – Windings

Continued from tech. article: Power Transformer Construction – Core The windings consist of the current-carrying conductors wound around the sections of the core, and these must be properly insulated, supported and… Read more

Aug 24, 2012 | Transformers

750kVA dry type transformer windings

Power Transformer Construction – The Core

The construction of a power transformer varies throughout the industry. The basic arrangement is essentially the same and has seen little significant change in recent years, so some ofthe variations… Read more

Aug 23, 2012 | Transformers

Power Transformer Construction - Core

High resistance grounding equipment in mining applications

High resistance grounding equipment or permanently installed electrical distribution systems used in mines should be selected and applied as recommended for process industries. When mobile equipment is connected to the distribution system… Read more

Aug 22, 2012 | Energy and Power

High resistance grounding equipment in mining applications

Overview Of Power System Architecture

The various components of a power system can be arranged in different ways. The complexity of the resulting architecture determines the availability of electrical energy and the cost of the… Read more

Aug 21, 2012 | Energy and Power

Overview Of Power System Architecture
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