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Course Overview

At the completion of this Learning-Doc the participant will better understand the purpose of a generator and how the mechanical energy input to the generator is transformed to electrical power.  The learner will also learn about kW and kVARs;  how they are demanded, how they are generated and how they are transmitted.  Content includes an overview discussion, a description of a 2-pole field winding and magnetic field,  a description of the stator windings, the creation of a stator winding magnetic field, interaction of the magnetic fields, effect of different load types (resistive, inductive, and capacitive), VAR definitions, power triangle, and an introduction to the capability curve contents.

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