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The following diagrams show the correlation between kW, kVAR, PF, and inductive or capacitive loads for both the IEEE and IEC standards.
NOTE: The lagging or leading distinction does NOT equate to an inductive or capacitive load. Rather, lagging corresponds to a negative PF, while leading corresponds to a positive PF (Lagging = -PF and Leading = +PF).