Posts Tagged ‘power-supply’
NEW PRODUCT FLASH: F200 Ground Fault Equipment Protector from ABBJuly 9th, 2013
The two new models are designed to protect equipment against damaging line-to-ground currents by disconnecting all ungrounded conductors of the faulted
NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Surge Protectors by LegrandMarch 12th, 2013
Legrand has introduced several new Wiremold Plug-in Outlet Centers that provide surge protection for office, commercial, school, and medical
Super Bowl Power OutageFebruary 6th, 2013
This article from an analyst at the U.S. EIA addresses the 34 minute power outage during Super Bowl XLVII. While the cause of the outage has been debated, some assert the type of lamps used throughout much of the Superdome had an impact on the amount of time it took to get the lights back on.
NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Capacity RECOVERY from CarrierJanuary 29th, 2013
This new capability on the company's Evergreen 19XR, 19XRV, and 23XRV water-cooled chillers helps to restore full cooling capacity quickly after an unexpected power loss
NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Power2U from Newer TechnologyJanuary 8th, 2013
This AC/USB wall outlet is designed to enhance power usage by eliminating the need for adapters, and this latest version features NEC tamper-resistant receptacles. It is available in a 20 Amp model for commercial, hospitality, education, municipal, and residential
Power Struggle: Hurricane Sandy RecoveryNovember 7th, 2012
Hurricane Sandy hit the New Jersey coast on Monday, October 29, and here in that state we are still in the recovery stage. While there are certainly many facets to an effective emergency preparedness plan, one glaring aspect is how dependence on “the grid” for power is an increasingly risky endeavor.
NEW PRODUCT FLASH: 270-Watt-Peak Sunmodule from SolarWorldSeptember 18th, 2012
The light-capture and energy-conversion technology platforms underlying this 270-watt solar panel combine advances in materials, process, and design to achieve the high levels of energy output.
NEW PRODUCT FLASH: SwitchLITE Model EZT by Controlled PowerJune 26th, 2012
This automatic transfer switch allows dimmable lighting fixtures to function as emergency
Lights Out (And Back On) At Candlestick Park In San FranciscoDecember 20th, 2011
A nationally televised football game was put on hold twice as facilities staff worked to identify the cause of a stadium wide power
New Product Flash: Emergi-Lite® Nexus® Emergency Lighting Management System from Thomas & BettsSeptember 6th, 2011
Thomas & Betts recently introduced the Emergi-Lite® Nexus® Emergency Lighting Management System to assist facility managers (fms) in their daily operations. The system provides real time status of the entire emergency lighting and exit sign system, runs system diagnostics, performs required monthly and annual functional tests, generates maintenance logs, and runs compliance reports from a central control unit.