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Smarter grids are more efficient: Voltage and Var optimization reduces energy losses and peak demands

Currently a significant amount (about 10%) of electric energy produced by power plants is lost during transmission and distribution to consumers. About 40% of this total loss occurs on the distribution network alone. A modest 10% reduction in distribution losses would save about 65 billion kWh of electricity. Download this free article to find out how.

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