Press Release Summary:
Performing energy measurements accurate to within 0.2%, Multilin EPM 7000 is intended for applications requiring revenue metering, such as billing. Event and disturbance recording feature enables users to analyze power quality events over long periods of time, while historical data recording and logging capability lets customers retrieve archived data, capture past events, and analyze disturbances. Multiple communication ports are available for integration with DCS and SCADA systems.
Original Press Release:
GE Energy Announces a New Revenue Class Power Quality Meter for Monitoring Industrial and Distribution Feeders
High Accuracy Meter Provides Advanced Power Quality Analysis
MARKHAM, ONTARIO- GE (NYSE: GE) today announced the release of its new revenue class power quality meter, the Multilin EPM 7000. With high accuracy disturbance recording capabilities and large memory capacity, the EPM 7000 is ideal for monitoring industrial power and motor control centers, as well as power distribution networks in critical infrastructures such as data centers.
This compact power quality meter performs energy measurements with 0.2% accuracy for applications requiring revenue metering functionality such as billing. The high resolution event and disturbance recording feature enables customers to analyze power quality events over long periods of time for improved network reliability. The high capacity historical data recording and logging capability allows customers to retrieve archived data, capture past events and analyze disturbances.
In addition, the Multilin EPM 7000 provides advanced, flexible communications options for easy access to meter values, simplified configuration and seamless integration into new or existing automation systems.
For more information about GE's Multilin EPM 7000 please visit: www.gedigitalenergy.com/multilin/catalog/epm7000.htm
GE 's Digital Energy business, is a global leader in protection and control, communications, power sensing and power quality solutions. Its products and services increase the reliability of electrical power networks and critical equipment for utility, industrial and large commercial customers. From protecting and optimizing assets such as generators, transmission lines and motors, to ensuring secure wireless data transmission and providing uninterruptible power, GE's Digital Energy business delivers industry-leading technologies to solve the unique challenges of each customer. For more information, visit www.gedigitalenergy.com.
GE (NYSE: GE) is an advanced technology, services and finance company taking on the world's toughest challenges. Dedicated to innovation in energy, health, transportation and infrastructure, GE operates in more than 100 countries and employs about 300,000 people worldwide. For more information, visit the company's Web site at www.ge.com .
GE also serves the energy sector by providing technology and service solutions that are based on a commitment to quality and innovation. The company continues to invest in new technology solutions and grow through strategic acquisitions to strengthen its local presence and better serve customers around the world. The businesses that comprise GE Energy-GE Power & Water, GE Energy Management and GE Oil & Gas-work together with more than 100,000 global employees and 2010 revenues of $38 billion, to provide integrated product and service solutions in all areas of the energy industry including coal, oil, natural gas and nuclear energy; renewable resources such as water, wind, solar and biogas; as well as other alternative fuels and new grid modernization technologies to meet 21st century energy needs.