can a 25hp diesel engine power a 25kw alternator to power a 15kw motor? Answered
I have a 25hp china single cylinder diesel engine and a 25kw alternator of 80% power efficiency.
I have a 15kw electric motor attached to a vegetables oil expeller that I want to power.
Can I use the 25hp diesel engine to power the 25kw alternator to get 15kw out of it to power the 15kw motor?