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Electrical Losses and Power Factor Corrections

Start Date and Time: 07/06/2022 12:00 PM 
End Date and Time: 07/06/2022 1:00 PM 
Location: Online

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Registration Deadline Date and Time: 07/06/2022 12:00 PM 

Details: This course will define the concept of “Power Factor”. Power factor refers to the relationship between active (useful power) and the apparent (total) power. This relationship is a measure of how effectively electricity is being used. Related terminology and understanding the utility’s power bill will be discussed. Equipment and strategies to reduce a utility’s power bill and thus save money will be explained. Electrical safety will also be briefly discussed. Instructors: Joe Barrington, retired Bureau Chief over Utilities in Carroll County, Maryland. CEUs Earned: 0.1 Drinking Water/Wastewater. Cost: Free to IRWA Members - Non-Members $40. Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (MDT) - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (PDT). Location: Online using Zoom platform. Registration is required for all participants. If you have questions about how to participate in virtual classes call Tondee Clark at 208-343-7001.

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Tondee Clark

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Fee: $0.00

Continuing Education:
Event Credit: 0.10 CEU
Accepted In: Idaho
Course Type: Online/Webinar/Virtual
CEU Course Number: WWP210911621

DEQ Drinking Water contact:
Curtis Stoehr at or (208) 373-0542