Power Factor: Understanding the Difference Between DPF and TPF

Ken Kious, PowerSight Industry Topics, Summer 2022 Industry Topics

People often refer to power factor without understanding that there are two types of power factor measurement, and it is important to understand the difference between them. If you have a power factor problem, it could mean you have: A power factor correction problem that requires adding (or taking away) capacitors A combination of a power factor correction problem and …