Since the beginning of 2014, prime minister Tony Abbott has given strong indications that he is seeking to address issues in the energy markets which, he believes, are unfairly inflating the cost of energy generation from fossil fuels. Abbott has signaled his intention to revise the Renewable Energy Targets (RET) which guarantee the role of renewable sources of energy in the nation’s fuel provisions.
To answer this question we first have to clarify between what 3 phase and single phase means. The way we transfer power is by using AC (alternating current) which in Australia is operated at 50 Hz. Below is what a single phase current waveform looks like. However, we don’t use a single phase to transfer […]