To do advanced harmonic analysis using the postprocessing capability of Dran-View 7 (DV7) Enterprise. Note: Use the waveform capture on periodic basis to collect the most useful data but not necessary for normal PQ activity and reports. The steps below give a few examples. Step 1. Open the data file of the site of interestContinue reading “Harmonics Data Analysis with Dran-View 7 (DV7) Enterprise Software”
Published by Jan Meyer, Robert Stiegler, Matthias Klatt, Technische Universitaet Dresden, Germany (Jan.Meyer@tu-dresden.de) Micheal Elst, RITZ Instrument Transformers GmbH, Germany (Michael.Elst@ritz-international.com) Erik Sperling, PFIFFNER Instrument Transformer Ltd. Switzerland (Erik.Sperling@pwm.ch) 21st International Conference on Electricity Distribution, Frankfurt, 6-9 June 2011 (Paper 0917) Abstract The measurement of harmonic currents and voltages is a key issue e.g. forContinue reading “Accuracy of Harmonic Voltage Measurements in the Frequency Range up to 5kHz using Conventional Instrument Transformers”
Published by Phongphat Waraphok, Provincial Electricity Authority (PEA), Thailand.
Published by Terry Chandler, A Power Quality Practitioner ™ for 30 years, Director of Engineering Power Quality Thailand LTD/Power Quality Inc. USA,Consultant for Dranetz Corporation USA (Asia business unit General manager) Harmonics defined by multiple standards around the world. IEC 61000-4-7 Class I defines harmonics and how to measure them. IEEE 519-2014 defines harmonic limits.Continue reading “The Challenges of Harmonic Measurements to Identify the Source of Harmonic Distortion in a Network”
The Power Xplorer integrates the most advanced feature set available in a power monitoring instrument, with an easy-to-navigate, color graphical user interface. With high-speed sampling and data capture (1 microsecond/channel), this 8-channel workhorse simultaneously captures and characterizes thousands of parameters, using a range of standard and customizable operating modes. The unique measurement capabilities of theContinue reading “Harmonics Analysis using PX5-400 & DV6 Enterprise Software”
Published by Dranetz – BMI Case Studies Office building with personal computers, terminals, copiers, and other electric office equipment supplied by three-phase wye service. Facility engineers at this site experienced repeated problems with the failure of electrical distribution equipment. A distribution transformer overheated and failed, circuit breakers were tripping, and electrical connectors were burning out.Continue reading “Harmonic Distortion of Current”
Published by Dranetz – BMI Case Studies The subject company manufactures meat products such as sausage, salami, and bologna. Most of their load consists of HVAC and refrigeration as they have about 6000 sq. ft. of cold room storage. They also have machinery such as grinders, slicers, and presses. The facility is served by aContinue reading “Harmonics Generated from the Source”