Category Archives: Power Quality

Power Factor Correction system

Power Factor Correction and its Effect on your Bottom Line

Inefficient utilisation of incoming power can lead to significant, unnecessary costs added to your power bill. In addition, poor power quality will have a negative impact on the ongoing, efficient operation of workplace machinery. Power Factor Correction acts as a means to improve power quality, ensuring that incoming power is consumed efficiently by your electrical […]

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Common issues with power supply

Common Problems with Power Supplies Explained There are a number of problems which may occur with the incoming power supply to a site. These problems cause voltage and current instability which can have a significant impact on equipment operation and power usage. Voltage stability refers to the ability of a power system to maintain steady […]

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The ROI of Power Factor Correction – A Whitepaper

Issues surrounding escalating production costs, energy efficiency and a trend towards kVA based maximum demand charges are driving mining companies to re-think how they optimise their electricity supply and distribution infrastructure. Often located at the end of the grid and characterised by heavy start up loads, mine sites are particularly susceptible to power quality issues. […]

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Captech partners with Ortea in new technology agreement

Working with key partners is pivotal to delivering leading power quality solutions, and we recently continued this success with new partners, European energy technology company, Ortea. Captech, as Ortea’s exclusive distributor for Australia and New Zealand, recently installed an Ortea OPTInet voltage optimiser system at a major Australian supermarket. Designed to deliver financial, energy and […]

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