Accession Number : AD0741386

Title :   Improvising Electric Power from Induction Generators during Prolonged Power Outages.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : URS RESEARCH CO SAN MATEO CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Black,Robert H.

Report Date : SEP 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 75

Abstract : The objective of the work is to: Determine the feasibility of using large induction motors as induction generators; Work out the problems attendant with using engine generators and induction generators as improved or temporary sources of electric power during prolonged power outages; Prepare the manuscript for a guidance and procedures manual for utilizing emergency power sources. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ELECTRIC POWER PRODUCTION, STANDBY GENERATORS), (*STANDBY GENERATORS, *INDUCTION MOTORS), FEASIBILITY STUDIES, DRIVES, INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES, DISASTERS

Subject Categories : Electric Power Production and Distribution

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE