Power Engineering

e-books in Power Engineering category

Electrical Power and Energy Systems for Transportation ApplicationsElectrical Power and Energy Systems for Transportation Applications
by Paul Stewart, Chris Bingham (eds.) - MDPI AG , 2017
Electrical power and energy systems are at the forefront of application developments in, for example, more-electric and all-electric aircraft, electric and hybrid road vehicles and marine propulsion applications. The associated hardware is crucial...
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Electric Load Forecasting: Fundamentals and Best PracticesElectric Load Forecasting: Fundamentals and Best Practices
by Tao Hong, David A. Dickey - OTexts , 2015
Load forecasting is a fundamental business problem of the electric power industry. This book offers the current and future utility load forecasting analysts a comprehensive and up-to-date reference for today's competitive and dynamic environment.
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Power Factor Correction (PFC) HandbookPower Factor Correction (PFC) Handbook
- ON Semiconductor , 2007
A number of different PFC approaches are evaluated. An overview of select single-stage isolated converters including an LED driver is also presented. The book will help the power electronics designers select the right approach for their application.
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Electrical PowerElectrical Power
by W. J. R. H. Pooler - Bookboon , 2014
The book defines the units of electrical quantities from first principles. Methods are demonstrated for calculating voltage, current, power, impedances and magnetic forces in dc and ac circuits and in machines and other electrical plant.
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Electric Drive Systems and OperationElectric Drive Systems and Operation
by Valery Vodovozov - BookBoon , 2012
If you have completed the basics of electricity, electronics, mechanics, and cs, the book will guide you in appreciation of applications built on the basis of electrical motors. Intended for the secondary-level and university-level learners.
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Power Quality Harmonics Analysis and Real Measurements DataPower Quality Harmonics Analysis and Real Measurements Data
by Gregorio Romero Rey, Luisa Martinez Muneta - InTech , 2011
The increasing use of power electronics equipment origins distortions. In this book the reader will be introduced to the harmonics analysis from the real measurement data and to the study of different industrial environments and electronic devices.
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Notes for an Introductory Course on Electrical Machines and DrivesNotes for an Introductory Course on Electrical Machines and Drives
by E.G. Strangas - Michigan State University , 2005
These notes introduce students to Electrical Machines, Power Electronics and Electrical Drives. Starting from basic concepts, the student is led to understand how force, torque, induced voltages and currents are developed in an electrical machine.
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Sun Power: The Global Solution for the Coming Energy CrisisSun Power: The Global Solution for the Coming Energy Crisis
by Ralph Nansen - Ocean Press , 1995
The contents of this book should be of interest to the non technical reader. Nansen presents the rationale for solar power satellites in an understandable form devoid of the usual technical jargon to make the subject accessible to the public.
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Power QualityPower Quality
by Andreas Eberhard - InTech , 2011
This book will give an overview of how power quality might impact our lives today and tomorrow, introduce new ways to monitor power quality and inform us about interesting possibilities to mitigate power quality problems.
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Wind TurbinesWind Turbines
by T. Al-Shemmeri - BookBoon , 2010
This book aims to describe the fundamentals of wind energy and the pertinent parameters that control the amount of energy available from a given wind turbine. The book is complimented by many worked examples of the calculations.
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Electric Machines and DrivesElectric Machines and Drives
by Miroslav Chomat - InTech , 2011
The subject of this book is an important and diverse field of electric machines and drives. Various types of electric machines, including three-phase and single-phase induction machines or doubly fed machines, are addressed.
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Introduction to Power ElectronicsIntroduction to Power Electronics
by Valery Vodovozov - BookBoon , 2010
Power Electronics is the technology associated with efficient conversion, control and conditioning of electric power. The book is concerned of electrical power processing using devices the key component of which is a switching power converter.
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Wind Energy SystemsWind Energy Systems
by Gary L. Johnson - Kansas State University , 2006
Wind energy systems draw on a wide range of disciplines. Any prospective user will feel large gaps in his knowledge, areas where he does not even know what the question is. This book is written to help people identify the proper question to ask.
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