Staco Energy Offers Electrical Efficiency Application Note

June 08, 2005 by Jeff Shepard

Staco Energy Products Co. (Dayton, OH) announced that it is offering a new application note that details poor power-factor problems encountered at an operation, and the solutions taken to improve the electrical efficiency. The easy-to-read note discusses the symptoms, the power quality survey undertaken, the root problem and the solutions implemented.

Installing an automatic capacitor bank increased the kilovolt/amperage capacity, allowing the equipment to function correctly and efficiently. Monthly electric bills were significantly reduced, yielding an 18-month payback. The brochure may be downloaded at the company's website.