Power Factor Calculator

The Power Factor Calculator can be used to calculate what your power factor correction requirements are, and how your business can benefit from optimal energy efficiency and savings on electricity costs.


The Power Factor Calculator can be used to calculate what your power factor correction requirements are, and how your business can benefit from optimal energy efficiency and savings on electricity costs.


Some of the common enquiries that we regularly receive include:


  • How to calculate power factor?
  • What equipment is required to calculate power factor?
  • How to calculate potential energy savings after installing Power Factor Correction equipment?

Our response


The best source of information on your business’ energy consumption is on your monthly utility bill or any other local monitoring equipment. Additionally, to track any particular trend(s) is to do cumulative calculation of each month’s data, over a 12 month period, to determine the maximum kVAR required.

There are two scenarios in which you can perform this calculation. You can calculate your power factor requirements by using one of the scenarios below. Please fill in your details to activate the calculators.

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Scenario 1


When you know the current, voltage and power factor of your plant under maximum load conditions.
Please complete the form above to enable the calculator.

Scenario 2


When you know the apparent power, power factor and voltage of your plant under maximum load conditions.
Please complete the form above to enable the calculator.