Power factor tariff - MCQs with answersQ1. What is the power factor tariff?
a. It considers only maximum demand.
b. It considers only semi fixed charges and the power factor.
c. It considers only power factor.
d. It considers the load factor.View Answer / Hide Answer
Q2. What is consequence of low power factor?
ANSWER: c. It considers only power factor.
a. Increases the rating of station equipments only.
b. Only line losses increases.
c. Both (a) and (b).
d. Neither of these.View Answer / Hide Answer
Q3. A consumer having lower power factor contributes towards which factor?
ANSWER: c. Both (a) and (b).
a. Semi fixed charges.
b. Fixed charges.
c. Running charges.
d. Penalty is imposed.View Answer / Hide Answer
Q4. Which tariff is also known as the average power factor tariff?
ANSWER: b. Fixed charges.
a. Sliding scale tariff.
b. kW tariff.
c. kVAR tariff.
d. kVA maximum demand tariff.View Answer / Hide Answer
ANSWER: a. Sliding scale tariff.