( Electrical engineering : Electrical power , Generation )
Higher-frequency harmonic currents cause increased core loss due to eddy currents and hysteresis, resulting in more heating than would occur at
the same 60 Hz current.
The term core loss relates to the total energy lost through the generation of heat.
Core loss is the loss that occurs in a magnetic core due to alternating magnetization, which
is the sum of the hysteresis loss and the eddy current loss.
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