Calculate Your Best Cost Option for Aging Switchgear

Credit to Author: Luiz Simoes| Date: Fri, 20 Oct 2017 17:53:03 +0000

Hello again! My last blog, A Closer Look into the True Cost of Replacing Electrical Switchgear, addressed concerns facility engineers face with their aging low-voltage and medium-voltage switchgear. As you can… Read more »

The post Calculate Your Best Cost Option for Aging Switchgear appeared first on Schneider Electric Blog.

Read more

How Data Centers Support Next Generation Emergency and Law Enforcement Systems

Credit to Author: Kevin Costello| Date: Fri, 20 Oct 2017 15:00:57 +0000

Connectivity is important to our daily lives and sometimes our lives depend on it. In the case of an emergency, instant access to emergency and law enforcement systems is critical…. Read more »

The post How Data Centers Support Next Generation Emergency and Law Enforcement Systems appeared first on Schneider Electric Blog.

Read more

Post Hurricane Harvey: Key Steps to Ensure Fast Recovery of Oil and Gas Operations

Credit to Author: Philippe Carle| Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:00:20 +0000

The record-breaking Texas floods spawned by Hurricane Harvey drove news headlines with many stories of dramatic suffering and bravery. The disaster also presented many complications for companies struggling to service… Read more »

The post Post Hurricane Harvey: Key Steps to Ensure Fast Recovery of Oil and Gas Operations appeared first on Schneider Electric Blog.

Read more

Avoid power outages by keeping systems in failsafe mode

Credit to Author: Siming Ma| Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:00:24 +0000

Berkeley Lab, a national laboratory sponsored by the U.S. Dept. of Energy, stated in 2016 that “power interruptions cost [the US economy] $110 billion per year … commercial and industrial… Read more »

The post Avoid power outages by keeping systems in failsafe mode appeared first on Schneider Electric Blog.

Read more

Arc faults: the hidden fire risk revealed

Credit to Author: Zakaria Belhaja| Date: Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:00:43 +0000

No matter what kind of buildings you manage or provide services for, the risk of fire for your facilities or your customers is a potential threat you can’t ignore. The… Read more »

The post Arc faults: the hidden fire risk revealed appeared first on Schneider Electric Blog.

Read more

Reason #3 to Become an EcoXpert: Grow Your Business – And More!

Credit to Author: Jaimie Giarrusso| Date: Tue, 17 Oct 2017 15:19:03 +0000

Welcome! You’ve made it to my 3rd blog of this series on the advantages and benefits of becoming an EcoXpert partner. This one is all about business growth. Not ours…. Read more »

The post Reason #3 to Become an EcoXpert: Grow Your Business – And More! appeared first on Schneider Electric Blog.

Read more

Want a safe, reliable electrical distribution system? Start early.

Credit to Author: Didier Fulchiron| Date: Tue, 17 Oct 2017 13:00:53 +0000

This is the second in a 2-part blog series discussing the safety and reliability of medium voltage (MV) and low voltage (LV) electrical distribution systems. In my first post, I… Read more »

The post Want a safe, reliable electrical distribution system? Start early. appeared first on Schneider Electric Blog.

Read more

Smart power management is making healthcare facilities more efficient

Credit to Author: Yves Renaud| Date: Mon, 16 Oct 2017 13:00:15 +0000

A 2016 survey of healthcare executives revealed that financial challenges, government mandates, and patient safety continue to be top concerns. Further, 56% felt they needed to reduce operating costs. This… Read more »

The post Smart power management is making healthcare facilities more efficient appeared first on Schneider Electric Blog.

Read more

Exploring Unplanned costs of LED Lighting Retrofits

Credit to Author: Kevin Morin| Date: Fri, 13 Oct 2017 16:39:01 +0000

There has been a lot of discussion around the office lately about the relationship between energy management and power management. While sometimes used interchangeably, the distinction made between these two… Read more »

The post Exploring Unplanned costs of LED Lighting Retrofits appeared first on Schneider Electric Blog.

Read more

The Goal of Arc Flash Protection: Safety Standards

Credit to Author: Juha Rintala| Date: Thu, 12 Oct 2017 13:00:15 +0000

When electric current travels through the air and goes where it isn’t supposed to, the result is an arc flash. It can be a violent event as the current jumps… Read more »

The post The Goal of Arc Flash Protection: Safety Standards appeared first on Schneider Electric Blog.

Read more

Medium Voltage Design Basics: Switchgear Introduction

Credit to Author: Thierry Cormenier| Date: Wed, 11 Oct 2017 13:00:09 +0000

For panel builders, being flexible is crucial. That is certainly true when designing and working with medium voltage (MV) networks, or distribution systems with voltages above 1 kV and up… Read more »

The post Medium Voltage Design Basics: Switchgear Introduction appeared first on Schneider Electric Blog.

Read more