Posts tagged as Cummins

Impact of leading power factor loads on synchronous alternators

by Gary Olson, Cummins Power Generation Many electrical loads incorporate elements that can impose a leading power factor on the power source. While these loads are typically not a problem for utility power sources, leading power factor can cause generator set failures or the failure of certain loads to operate properly on a generator set. […]

Ensuring stable energy supply in Africa

The international Cummins Power Generation of Cummins SA is said to be recognised as a leader in the design and manufacture of pre-integrated generator sets, ranging from 8 kVA to 3300 kVA. Its PowerCommand technology ensures the equipment in a power system works in synergy from the start. According to the company it involves a […]