utility power factor

French translation: facteur de puissance de l'installation

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English term or phrase:utility power factor
French translation:facteur de puissance de l'installation
Entered by: Proelec

14:10 Apr 12, 2005
English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering
English term or phrase: utility power factor
Il s'agit d'un document concernant le système d'entraînement électrique d'un ascenseur.
Sophie Borel
France
Local time: 08:59
facteur de puissance de l'installation
Explanation:
Ou de l'équipement, ou du système , selon contexte.
Les électriciens parlent du cos phi, c'est la même chose.
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facteur de puissance de l'installation


Explanation:
Ou de l'équipement, ou du système , selon contexte.
Les électriciens parlent du cos phi, c'est la même chose.

Proelec
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Local time: 08:59
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agree  elysee: ok ...
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agree  Karim Oualladi: oui = P(W)/S(VA) = cos (phi) !
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