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 EPE  Vol.4 No.3 , May 2012
The New Brazilian Power Quality Standard and a Low Cost Device Meter
Abstract: This paper presents an overview about the new Brazilian Power Quality Standard and provides a low cost device PQ meter, developed and implemented to assist the national campaign to assess the Brazilian power quality indices, unknown until now. This work contributes with the search of a low cost devices PQ meter for a cost sensitive market, and introduces the new Brazilian Power Quality Standard to the international community.
Cite this paper: G. Colnago, J. Vieira, G. Sousa and J. Macedo Jr., "The New Brazilian Power Quality Standard and a Low Cost Device Meter," Energy and Power Engineering, Vol. 4 No. 3, 2012, pp. 144-152. doi: 10.4236/epe.2012.43020.
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