Electricity 3: Power Generation and Delivery / Edition 10

Electricity 3: Power Generation and Delivery / Edition 10

by Jeffrey J. Keljik
     
 

Updated to the 2011 National Electrical Code, ELECTRICITY 3: POWER GENERATION AND DELIVERY, 10E explores various types of generators and the delivery of single phase and three-phase power to the customer site. Its thorough coverage of power generation and delivery includes topics such as DC generators, polyphase circuits, three-phase wye and delta connections,

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Updated to the 2011 National Electrical Code, ELECTRICITY 3: POWER GENERATION AND DELIVERY, 10E explores various types of generators and the delivery of single phase and three-phase power to the customer site. Its thorough coverage of power generation and delivery includes topics such as DC generators, polyphase circuits, three-phase wye and delta connections, electrical characteristics of three-phase alternators, alternative power sources, transformers, and more. An excellent resource for both novice and practicing electrical workers, ELECTRICITY 3 emphasizes electrical system operation, giving readers a solid understanding of electrical procedures and how to apply them while troubleshooting.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781111646738
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2013
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
7.44(w) x 9.69(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

Preface. 1. Operating Principles of DC Generators. 2. The Separately Excited DC Generator. 3. The Self Excited Shunt Generator. 4. Compound Wound DC Generator. 5. Summary of Units 1-4. 6. Single Phase AC Generation Principles. 7. Introduction to Polyphase Circuits. 8. The Three Phase Wye Connection. 9. The Three Phase Delta Connection. 10. Summary of Units 6-9. 11. Three Phase Alternators. 12. Engine Driven Generating Systems. 13. Control and Paralleling of Three Phase Alternators. 14. Alternate Power Sources. 15. Summary of Units 11-14. 16. Transformer Basics. 17. Single Phase Transformers. 18. The Single Phase, Three Wire Systems. 19. Single Phase Transformers Connected in Delta and Open Delta. 20. Single Phase Transformers Connected in Wye Systems. 21. Three Phase Transformers. 22. Separately Derived Systems With Transformers. 23. Summary of Power Transformers Units 16-22. 22. Instrument Transformers. 25. Power Relay and Monitoring. 26. Transformer Installations and National Electrical Code. 27 Safety. Glossary. Index.

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