Project Title: 
"Experimental model for an automatic capacitive compensator designed for improving the power factor and for load balancing in low-voltage electricity distribution networks“ (acronym - CAEREDJT)

Research Project funded by:

  • Government of Romania, Ministry of National Education
  • UEFISCDI - Executive Unit for Financing Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation

Within the National Plan for Research - Developed and Innovation:

  • Program: Partnerships.
  • Sub-program: Collaborative Projects for Applied Research.
  • Program code: PN-II-PT-PCCA-2013-4.
  • Priority field no 2: Energy.
  • Research direction 2.1: Sustainable energy systems and technologies, energy security.
  • Research topic 2.1.3: Increasing the energy efficiency throughout the energetic chain, with particular emphasis on reducing energy loss in public and residential buildings as well as for industrial consumers.

Financing contract no. 48/01.07.2014


  • Politehnica University from Timişoara (coordinator - CO)
  • ICPE SA Bucureşti (partner – P1)

Testing the compensator

This video shows how the compensator works.