IEC 61642:1997 

Industrial a.c. networks affected by harmonics - Application of filters and shunt capacitors


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Gives guidance for the use of passive a.c. harmonic filters and shunt capacitors for the limitation of harmonics and power factor correction intended to be used in industrial applications, at low and high voltages. The measures proposed in this standard are applicable to harmonic orders greater than 1 and up to and including 25.

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Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date1997-09-17
Available language(s)English/French, Spanish
TC/SCTC 33 - Power capacitors and their applicationsrss
ICS29.120.99 - Other electrical accessories
29.240.99 - Other equipment related to power transmission and distribution networks
31.060.70 - Power capacitors
Stability date  2023
File size251 KB

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