Power Factor Correction Size Calculator
To Use Calculator:
- The calculator will calculate the site KW and use a multiplier to work out the size of capacitor bank required.
- The nominal running current will help you to size the cables needing to feed the unit using GenCalc or similar.
- The Protection device must be able to handle the full load running current of the unit as well as the inrush of large correction steps being switched in.
- Round this up to the nearest circuit breaker size to specify the rating of the feeder circuit breaker.