1.Existing P.F of Load (tanQ1)(0.92)
2.Required P.F (Improvement in P.F)-(tanQ2)(0.99)
3.Supply Voltage - for reference(Voltage variation if any)
4.Load in KW (exam- availabl with you i.e 500KW)
KVAR= 500(tan0.92- tan0.99)
KVAR = 500(0.2890)
KVAR = 141.75 KVAR (@ 142KVAR)
if you want to calculate by amp need following data
efficiency of motor, required P.F, KW,maganatising current
of motor,formula find in Electrical Machine Engineering
Reactive power (KVAR) is increase due to run inductive load.as a result power factor is lagging. so have to use capacitive power to reduce this inductive or reactive load. generally we have to use 63% capacitive load to remove the reactive load.i.e.
so 60% of this will be=(60*500/100) = 300 KVAR
so we have to use 300KVAr capacitive capacitor bank to remove this reactive power .
There is 3phase power cable from 1 point to the other point
which is 100m away. Two point equipped with power meter and
recorded 1st point is 205kW while the 2nd is 202kW and each
phase average carry 400amps. To calculate the resistance of
the 3phase power cable, is the formula using will be P=I2R?