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ABB Launches Breakthrough Technologies at AWEA Windpower 2013
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ABB Launches Breakthrough Technologies at AWEA Windpower 2013

High Voltage DC breakers for transmission, ‘Small Wind’ solutions, switchgear for turbines highlight ABB’s presence in Chicago. Chicago – ABB, the wind industry’s leading power technology and grid interconnection solutions provider, today announced developments from the floor at the annual AWEA WINDPOWER 2013 conference and exhibition. Technologies unveiled during AWEA WINDPOWER 2013,...

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MIT Technology Review Recognizes ABB Innovation among Top 10 Technologies

Development of hybrid High Voltage DC (HVDC) breaker will help shape the power grid of the future Zurich, Switzerland– ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has been recognized by MIT Technology Review for its hybrid high-voltage direct current (HVDC) breaker, placing it among the ten most important technology milestones of the past year. This is an annual list highlighting...

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Circuit Breakers interrupt full load currents in microseconds.
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Circuit Breakers interrupt full load currents in microseconds.

Intended for commercial micro-grids and military DC power distribution systems, PowerMod™ Solid-State MVDC Circuit Breakers open in less than 700 ns, providing load protection in event of fault. Modules offer more than 99.7% efficiency and can switch power around fault for high uptime applications. At 10 kV, 50 Adc module measures 12 x 5 x 3 in.Â- and is stackable for switching up to 100...

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GE to Upgrade US Navy Ship, Saving Money and Increasing Efficiency

• Military Sealift Command Awards US $14 Million Project to GE's Power Conversion Business for Large Electric Refit of the U.S. Navy's USS Mount Whitney, Sixth Fleet • Project to be One of the Largest Retrofits for Military Sealift Command and GE Power Conversion's Largest Refit for the U.S. Navy • GE Working with Life Cycle Engineering on Project Management PARIS — In efforts to extend...

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ABB Wins First Place Honors in "Engineers' Choice Awards" for the New S200PR Ring Tongue Miniature Circuit Breakers
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ABB Wins First Place Honors in "Engineers' Choice Awards" for the New S200PR Ring Tongue Miniature Circuit Breakers

Selected by Control Engineering magazine readers, the Ring Tongue breakers win the “PowerÂ- - Energy, Power Interruption” category NEW BERLIN, Wisc.– The ABB Low Voltage Products division won first place in the “Power - Energy, Power Interruption” category for its new SU200PR Ring Tongue Miniature Circuit Breakers in the 26th annual Control Engineering (CE) Engineers’...

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Low-Voltage Circuit Breaker integrates energy management.

Emax 2 is replaces traditional breakers where protection and control of large amounts of energy are used in low-voltage environment, such as industrial and commercial buildings, data centers, or ships. To maintain or reduce peak power usage as determined by user, included protection trip relay with integrated power controller measures and evaluates energy consumption and then manages loads....

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Thermal Magnetic Circuit Breaker offers interchangeable design.
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Thermal Magnetic Circuit Breaker offers interchangeable design.

Offered in 1- and 2-pole configurations, Model 2216 is rated to 277 Vac/80 Vdc and offers 0.5–16 A current range. Circuit breaker and socket concept enables interchangeability of circuit breaker technology or current ratings without need to touch wiring or associated power distribution busbar system.Â- Circuit breaker functionality resides in 12.5 mm pluggable device that is inserted into...

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TE Circuit Protection Receives Prestigious China ACE Award for Innovative 2Pro AC Device
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TE Circuit Protection Receives Prestigious China ACE Award for Innovative 2Pro AC Device

MENLO PARK, Calif.- TE Connectivity's (NYSE:TEL) Circuit Protection business unit has been named a winner of a coveted ACE Award from EE Times China in the High Performance Component of the Year award category. TECP received the award for its 2Pro AC product, an AC-line protection solution intended for use in low-current applications, such as LED lighting, smart meters, appliances and power...

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Breaker Universal Safety System suits utility scale PV systems.
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Breaker Universal Safety System suits utility scale PV systems.

With 100–400 A input flexibility, Breaker Universal Safety System is highly configurable, allowing up to fourteen 1,000 Vdc 100% rated circuit breakers that provide over current protection along with NEC 2011 compliant individual disconnects and zone current monitoring. Common output BUSSbar connects to virtually any inverter input bus bar. Available in both grounded and ungrounded versions,...

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Switchable Thermal Circuit Breakers suit heavy-duty applications.
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Switchable Thermal Circuit Breakers suit heavy-duty applications.

Rugged, ignition-protected, and weatherproof SDLS series, availableÂ- from 35–150 A @ 30 Vdc, has Klixon trip-free design as well as SAE J1625 and SAE J1171 approvals and meets 5,000 A @ 12 Vdc for interrupt capacity per ABYC E-11. FDLS series is similar but comes in surface mount version with switchable manual reset. Housing...

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Sentry Equipment Introduces New Compact Hygienic Automatic Sampler
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Sentry Equipment Introduces New Compact Hygienic Automatic Sampler

As a leader in industrial sampling equipment at Sentry Equipment, our success is built on a history of innovation and designs that epitomize value and efficiency. The new Hygienic Automatic Sampler is another example of our dedication to developing quality engineered products. To learn how this product can streamline the sampling process for dry, free-flowing materials, see our new video.

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