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