How Your Plant Can Lower its Bills Using Power Factor CorrectionDownload Now
Identify Savings and Improve Efficiency by Measuring Your PF
What Is a Power Factor and How Does it Affect Your Utility Bill?
In electrical engineering, Power Factor (PF) is the ratio of real power to the apparent power flowing to the load from the source. From a business standpoint it's important to understand how having a low Power Factor raises your plant or factory's power bill. CAS DataLoggers regularly takes calls from customers who want a way to measure and analyze their power factor, and so they present this article to help you identify this value and use corrective techniques to raise it for substantial savings and greater equipment efficiency.