IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Starting large synchronous motors in weak power systems

2013 IEEE Petroleum and Chemical Industry Technical Conference (PCIC 2013)

Author(s): Kurt LeDoux ; Paul Visser ; Dwight Hulin ; Hien Nguyen
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 September 2013
Conference Location: Chicago, IL, USA
Conference Date: 23 September 2013
Page(s): 1 - 8
ISBN (CD): 978-1-4673-5109-6
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-4673-5110-2
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4673-5108-9
ISSN (Paper): 0090-3507
DOI: 10.1109/PCICon.2013.6666022
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Utility company standards for power quality are making it difficult for industrial users to start large induction and synchronous motors due to high inrush current. This paper will present a large... View More

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