IEVref: 131-11-41 ID: Language: en Status: Standard Term: apparent power Synonym1: Synonym2: Synonym3: Symbol: S Definition: product of the rms voltage U between the terminals of a two-terminal element or two-terminal circuit and the rms electric current I in the element or circuit S = UINote 1 to entry: Under sinusoidal conditions, the apparent power is the modulus of the complex power $\underset{_}{S}$, thus $S=|\underset{_}{S}|$. Note 2 to entry: The coherent SI unit for apparent power is voltampere, VA. Publication date: 2013-08 Source: Replaces: Internal notes: CO remarks: TC/SC remarks: VT remarks: Domain1: Domain2: Domain3: Domain4: Domain5: