Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Supply Distribution Switch separately controls 4 lines.

October 18, 2016

Enclosed in all-metal chassis that provides EMI/RFI shielding, Model 4423 lets user provide power to any or all of 4 outputs via internal power supply. On/Off rocker switch for each channel controls power output, and each of 4 DC supply voltage lines features protection via fuse: 15 A fuse for +60 Vdc power supply, 30 A fuse for +28 Vdc power supply, and 10 A fuses for +15 and -15 Vdc power supplies. Each channel has red LED that lights when voltage of selected power supply is enabled. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Midspan PoDM++ Injector powers simple DM systems.

October 7, 2016

DigitalMedia™ Ultra Midspan PoDM++ Injector (DM-PSU-ULTRA-MIDSPAN) provides single-point midspan solution for simultaneously delivering power over extended distances via DM® cable to both upstream and downstream DM devices. Output power capacity supports PoDM++ powered devices, and dual RJ45 connectors are provided for HDBaseT® and DM signal pass-through without affecting video or data signals. Footprint (1/2 rack wide x 1 RU) facilitates installation anywhere power is needed. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Distribution Panel steps down 480 Vac to 120/208Y Vac.

October 7, 2016

Portable MPD-25KVA-480-10X120.20A safely converts 480 V AC 3-phase to 120 and 208Y V AC 3-phase electrical current and makes it available via ten 5-20R 20 A GFCI protected duplex receptacles. Line-in cable (25 ft) connects substation to primary power supply, and 60 A fused disconnect provides primary line-in protection while also supplying primary power to 25 KVA transformer. Secondary current is wired to 120/240, single-phase, 200 A load center with main breaker for circuit protection. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

First U.S. Company to License Disruptive Wind Power Technology

September 30, 2016

SheerWind INVELOX wind funnel power generation expands to include South Dakota MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 28, 2016 - SheerWind, a Minnesota USA based wind-power innovator, has signed a licensing agreement with Mark Luke Wind Energy, LLC, a division of a diverse construction and development company that will allow SheerWind's INVELOX™ wind-power generating systems to be marketed and deployed in... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Power Distribution Blocks have touch safe design.

September 27, 2016

Suitable for use with copper conductor, touch safe power distribution blocks have transparent cover that both aids visual inspection and provides IP20 touch safe protection. Cover design incorporates dovetail tabs for nesting connectors together to create multiple configurations, and step shape design of copper alloy block facilitates installation in confined spaces. Connectors can be DIN-rail or panel mounted and have short circuit current rating of 100 or 200 kA RMS SYM Amps. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Voltage Regulator/Power Distribution Module offer versatility.

September 15, 2016

Using common standoffs, VR6 Voltage Regulator snaps together with PDS8 Dual Input Power Distribution Module, saving enclosure space to provide 5 Vdc or 12 Vdc and 24 Vdc simultaneously – individually selectable over each of 8 outputs. Offering surge suppression, regulator features 24 Vdc input at 1.75 A with output of 5 Vdc at 6 A, and 24 Vdc input with 12 Vdc output at 6 A. Power distribution module, featuring 8 fuse-protected outputs, provides 5–24 Vdc up to 10 A or 16–28 Vac up to 14 A. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Micro-Grid Switch stores/couples energy to meet peak load needs.

September 8, 2016

Sub-cycle switching DTI Micro-Grid Power Controller can store power from renewable energy sources and be coupled to grid to meet peak load requirements in real-time. Providing bi-directional power flow, key system elements include grid-tied inverter at medium voltage and lower-voltage DC bus. Design uses redundant switches in series and features DC link that connects to grid at 4–7.5 kVac through inverter. Consolidating all necessary hardware, unit is scalable to multi-megawatt levels.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Mersen to Showcase Complete Portfolio of 1500vdc PV Products at Solar Power International 2016

August 30, 2016

NEWBURYPORT, MA — Mersen will display its complete portfolio of 1500VDC components for the growing solar market during Solar Power International, September 12-15 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Launched in mid-2015, this comprehensive product portfolio was developed for early design into 1500VDC systems. With a dedicated range of products to disconnect, clip and isolate, that includes string and NH... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

PPL Electric Utilities Introduces Automated Power Restoration System

August 11, 2016

New smart grid technology is turning lights back on for many customers in minutes ALLENTOWN, Pa., -- A new automated power restoration system is turning the lights back on for PPL Electric Utilities customers in minutes, even before a work crew has made repairs. The system led to significantly shorter power outages for thousands of homes and businesses in two recent rounds of... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

Ocean Power Technologies Announces the Deployment of its First Commercially Designed PB3 PowerBuoy®

July 18, 2016

PENNINGTON, N.J. - Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPTT) (“OPT” or the “Company”) announced today the deployment of its commercial design of the PB3 PowerBuoy® approximately four miles off of the coast of New Jersey.  The commercial PB3 incorporates multiple enhancements over early prototypes including a redesigned power take-off (“PTO”), a high-capacity, modular energy... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Portable Spider Box features explosion proof design.

July 6, 2016

Featuring ten 12 V twist-lock receptacles rated at 20 A each, Model EPL-SBO-120-10XLV allows user to safely operate up to 4,000 W of lighting and electrical equipment within Class 1 Division 1 zones. Operators provide 120 V power from inside or outside hazardous location to spider box with provided 25 ft SOOW cable terminated in 20 A explosion proof plug. Distribution assembly is mounted onto rugged cart style frame constructed of non-sparking aluminum and powder-coated for corrosion resistance. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Raritan Solutions Power, Monitor and Control Cisco UCS Blades and Other Data Center Equipment at Cisco Live

June 30, 2016

SOMERSET, N.J. - Raritan®, a leading provider of intelligent data center management and rack power distribution, will be showing at the Cisco Live conference its solution portfolio for high-performance data centers, such as those built on Cisco's Unified Computing System (UCS) blade servers, Cisco Nexus switches, and other components of the Cisco data center platform. "Data center... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC, Services

Mersen to Exhibit During ITEC 2016 (IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Exhibition), June 27-29, 2016

June 17, 2016

NEWBURYPORT, MA - Mersen will be showcasing its broad line of power management solutions for the rapidly evolving Electric Vehicles (EV/HEV) and Electrical Energy Storage (EES) markets during the ITEC 2016 (IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Exhibition), June 27th – 29th in Dearborn, Michigan.          Mersen’s expert team of application specialists will be on hand... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Rigid-Flex Power Distribution Control Circuits Application

June 10, 2016

Challenge A contract manufacturing company needed help improving the quality and supply chain reliability of rigid-flex circuits for a power distribution control circuit application. The product had been in production already, but had issues with circuit failure. The existing rigid-flex circuit design also did not meet IPC standards for materials and construction. A solution was needed that... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Portable Power Transformer converts 480 Vac to 120 Vac. .

June 6, 2016

Designed for powering high voltage lighting and equipment, Model TX-3000VA-480.120-1XAO features primary 480 V current that is brought in by 10 ft of 12/3 SOOW cord terminated in L8-20P twist-lock cord cap. Output side is equipped with GFCI-protected 20 A, 120 V duplex receptacle with hinged weatherproof cover. Providing overload and short circuit protection, transformer safely allows operators to power equipment up to 3,000 W from 480 Vac power source. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Mersen to Exhibit during IMS 2016 (International Microwave Symposium Conference and Exhibition), May 24-26, 2016

May 18, 2016

NEWBURYPORT, MA — Mersen will showcase its broad line of innovative cooling and bus bar solutions for the radio and microwave electronics industry during the IMS 2016 (International Microwave Symposium Conference and Exhibition), May 24th – 26th in San Francisco, California.        Mersen’s expert team of product managers and design engineers will be on hand at booth #611 to... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Distribution Boxes eliminate voltage drop in field.

May 9, 2016

Designed for field-based power supply voltages of 24 V, M12 Power Distribution Boxes, in combination with standard M12 power cables of 4x10 AWG conductors, can eliminate voltage drop that occurs across long cable runs. Distributor has four T-coded M12 receptacles with current load up to 10 A/channel. Each of 8 channels is equipped with plug-in fuse, and LEDs indicate status of input and output sides. Power to distributor boxes is supplied via HEAVYCON Compact plug-connector. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Green & Clean

ABB FACTS Solution to Help Maintain Grid Stability for TVA as Power Generation Mix Changes

May 5, 2016

ABB – ABB FACTS solution to help maintain grid stability for TVA as power generation mix changes Dallas, Texas – Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), the largest public utility in the US, is installing ABB’s static var compensator (SVC) technology to help ensure system reliability as fossil fuel component of total energy mix declines. SVC’s enhance grid stabilization and at the same... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Temporary Power Distribution System mounts on wheeled cart.

May 3, 2016

Converting 220 Vac electrical current to 120 Vac, Model MGL-220V-10KVA-120V-1X120.25A-1X120.35A enables operators to safely tap into and distribute 220 Vac power from variety of sources including generators and direct grid power. System includes 200 ft of Type W line-in power cord to connect substation to primary 220 V single phase power supply. Two rubber tires and cart style mounting platform provide substation mobility, while center point lift eye allows lifting with cable or chain hooks. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing, Services

Falcon Steel Highlights American-Made Power Delivery Structures

April 25, 2016

Company to Exhibit at IEEE PES TD Conference in Dallas, May 2-5 FORT WORTH, Texas – Falcon Steel will highlight the power of American manufacturing at the IEEE PES TD Conference and Exposition, May 2 - 5, in Dallas. The Texas-based company will showcase its broad range of steel structures, customized fabrication services and engineering capabilities at Booth 4925. Falcon Steel is the... Read More