Subject: Re: VAX7000 3-phase
To: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
From: Olaf Seibert <rhialto@polderland.nl>
List: port-vax
Date: 03/07/2002 22:54:37
On Mon 04 Mar 2002 at 20:20:12 -0500, der Mouse wrote:
> If
> that phase shift reaches 90 in either direction, the power consumed
> will drop to zero (because the integral of sin(t)cos(t) is zero in the
> long run).  

The question is, will the power company make you pay for this? Or are
they overcharging by simply measuring the current?

-Olaf.
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