For ease of use, this edition has been divided into the following subject sections: general principles; materials and processes; control, power electronics and drives; environment; power generation; transmission and distribution; power systems; sectors of electricity use. New chapters and major revisions include: industrial instrumentation; digital control systems; programmable controllers; electronic power conversion; environmental control; hazardous area technology; electromagnetic compatibility; alternative energy sources; alternating current generators; electromagnetic transients; power system planning; reactive power plant and FACTS controllers; electricity economics and trading; power quality. *An essential source of techniques, data and principles for all practising electrical engineers *Written by an international team of experts from engineering companies and universities *Includes a major new section on control systems, PLCs and microprocessorsAlternatively, the compressed air may be released through a series sequence of valves to operate a piston which in turn operates through direct mechanical linkages to the circuitbreaker contacts. A further alternative is where the compressedanbsp;...
|Title||:||Electrical Engineer's Reference Book|
|Author||:||M. A. Laughton, D.F. Warne|
|Publisher||:||Newnes - 2002-09-27|