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Generator and Auxiliary Systems Functions

Learning Objectives

  • Define real power, reactive power, and the power factor
  • Identify the function of the rotor
  • Recall the importance of cooling particularly during load pickup
  • List advantages of hydrogen cooling and identify auxiliary systems associated with its use
  • Recognize the design and function of the rotor winding assembly
  • Identify the purpose of the shaft sealing systems

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50 Minutes

When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the functions performed by the generator and its auxiliary components.