Adaptive Power Management Tools for Power-Critical Facilities

Credit to Author: Tony Hunt| Date: Mon, 10 Dec 2018 13:30:55 +0000

Today, electrical distribution networks are undergoing significant transformation. If you run a power-critical facility, ‘status quo’ is no longer an option. I promise you, if you don’t like change, you… Read more »

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Self-consumption, a way to increase the ROI of your residential solar installation

Credit to Author: Sébastien Mathiou| Date: Wed, 28 Nov 2018 14:00:39 +0000

Photovoltaic (PV) energy offers the quintessential picture of self-sufficiency: A home with solar panels harvesting the energy of the sun to supply all of its own electrical needs. And yet,… Read more »

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Higher Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) in Oil & Gas Downstream Operations Part 3: Increasing Revenue

Credit to Author: Martin Turk| Date: Tue, 27 Nov 2018 16:13:51 +0000

Executives responsible for managing Oil & Gas downstream operations are being tasked to come up with new ways to either cut costs or generate higher revenues over the life of… Read more »

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Continuous thermal monitoring reduces electrical fire risks while improving safety

Credit to Author: Markus Hirschbold| Date: Wed, 21 Nov 2018 12:00:56 +0000

Electrical fires continue to put human lives, property, and revenue at risk. In my last post we looked at examples of how common and how devastating these events can be…. Read more »

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Using thermal imaging to find loose power connections

Credit to Author: Sébastien Heraud| Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 14:00:17 +0000

With the right equipment and some basic understanding, it’s not hard to determine which connections are heating up The previous posts in this series on power connections discussed the importance… Read more »

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Thermal monitoring: a safer, more effective way to identify electrical fire risks

Credit to Author: Markus Hirschbold| Date: Thu, 08 Nov 2018 12:00:42 +0000

We all know how potentially devastating electrical fires can be in any kind of building. Not only is human life put at risk, but also the resulting property damage and… Read more »

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Improving power connection reliability

Credit to Author: Emir Boumediene| Date: Mon, 05 Nov 2018 14:00:08 +0000

No matter what the application, good power connections are critical to safety and performance One of the most important aspects of bringing power to any electrical installation is having solid… Read more »

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How digitizing your critical power distribution delivers a fast and massive ROI

Credit to Author: Markus Hirschbold| Date: Tue, 11 Sep 2018 13:00:30 +0000

In the previous two posts in this series, we’ve looked at the hidden risks that make managing critical power facilities so challenging. We’ve also seen how trends in digitizing electrical… Read more »

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Revolutionizing Power Critical Facilities with Connectivity and Intelligence

Credit to Author: Kevin Morin| Date: Thu, 30 Aug 2018 14:20:31 +0000

Disruptive innovation has arrived to support our next generation power grid. These innovations provide increased opportunity for intelligence and connectivity for the management of power distribution in our power critical… Read more »

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Digitizing your critical power system: simple, smart and stable

Credit to Author: Markus Hirschbold| Date: Tue, 28 Aug 2018 13:00:29 +0000

In my last post, I talked about the difficulties faced by facility teams in keeping critical power facilities running safety, reliably, efficiently, and compliant with regulations. We looked at the… Read more »

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Stopping electrical fires using arc flash and arc fault protection

Credit to Author: Tarek Boumegoura| Date: Sat, 25 Aug 2018 13:00:13 +0000

In a previous post in this blog series, I described how electrical fires can be caused by installations that have deteriorated over time, or from hazards due to electrical systems… Read more »

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