What is a Power Triangle? Active, Reactive & Apparent Power

power triangle diagram

Power triangle represents the active power, reactive power and apparent power of AC circuit in aright angle triangle. The three sides of the right angle triangle shows the relationship between all three powers. The power triangle is a useful tool for calculating the power- active, reactive and apparent power in a AC circuit if two … Read more

What is the Difference between kW and kVA?

kW is the unit of active power which is consumed by load for doing real work. The real power drawn from the system is also known as active power or average power. kVA is the apparent power drawn from the supply source for the functioning of the electrical equipment. The electrical equipment draws reactive power … Read more