Electrical Components

GE to Showcase Product Innovation on 31-City Low Voltage Revolution Tour

Voltage Revolution Tour PLAINVILLE, CT - GE Consumer & Industrial's Electrical Distribution business has announced plans to take its product portfolio directly to the home cities of electrical distributors and industrial end-users throughout North America. For a six-month period beginning in August 2008, GE's new Low Voltage Revolution Tour will travel more than 12,000 miles, visiting 31 cities...

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Leviton Promotes Green Products

Leviton Promotes Green Products

Core Connectivity Products are RoHS Compliant BOTHELL, WA -- February 20, 2008 -- Leviton Network Solutions announced today that its core connectivity products are lead-free and RoHS compliant. Leviton's advanced manufacturing processes were updated with leading-edge lead-free solder technologies to ensure that all CAT 6 and CAT 5e jacks, patch panels and patch cords meet all the requirements for...

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ABB Wins $150 Million Order for Energy Efficient Technology

ABB technology will help deliver reliable, efficient power for millions Zurich, Switzerland, March 24, 2008 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won a $150-million contract to provide power systems and grid connections for a natural gas and steam-turbine (combined-cycle) power plant to be built in the Netherlands. The new 1,300 megawatt (MW) Nuon Magnum power plant for...

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Siemens Secures Orders from Russia for Power Plant Components

Order value approximately EUR90 million Erlangen, Germany, December 03, 2007 Siemens Power Generation (PG) has been awarded a contract by Power Machines (PM) for the supply of major power plant components for the Urengoiskaya and Kirishi projects in Russia. Power Machines is Siemens PG's strategic partner in Russia. Only a few weeks ago Siemens PG and the majority shareholder of Power Machines,...

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Cooper Industries Announces Chinese Joint Venture

Provides access to IEC electrical standards switchgear for the global marketplace HOUSTON, October 2, 2007 -- Cooper Industries, Ltd. (NYSE:CBE) today announced a joint venture with the Nature Science and Technology Company ( Nature ), a privately-held medium voltage indoor switchgear manufacturer based in Zhejiang province, China. The joint venture, 60 percent controlled by Cooper, will allow...

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Leviton's Power Base Wins Electrical Contracting Products' 2006 Innovation Awards

Little Neck, NY, November 15, 2006- Leviton's industry-leading OPB15 Power Base Adaptor was chosen last month as a winner of Electrical Contracting Products' 2006 Innovation Awards. The Power Base Adaptor conveniently converts any Leviton low-voltage ceiling-mount occupancy sensor into a self-contained line-voltage unit with a 15 Amp, 120/277V load capacity. The Innovation Awards recognize...

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SATA Connector interfaces with 2.5 and 3.5 in. HDD.

Suited for high-speed interfaces in optical and solid state applications, RoHS-compliant SATA Connector is used to reduce size, increase transmission speed, and improve data reliability. Signal segment features 2 differential pairs that serve as transmit (Tx) and receive (Rx) contacts, separated and surrounded by 3 ground contacts that function as EMLB contacts. Power segment has 15 contacts that...

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Power Disconnect targets fluorescent lighting fixtures.

Sta-Kon® Luminaire Disconnect enables disconnection of power to fluorescent lighting fixtures without exposure to live wires. UL® listed and CSA certified, device consists of male and female disconnect body with pre-stripped wire connected to male and female tin-plated brass contacts, housed in crack-, abrasion-, and impact-resistant polycarbonate. Device includes 18 ga AWG solid...

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Painted Steel Wall Plates carry CSA/CSA US certifications.

Painted Steel Wall Plates carry CSA/CSA US certifications.

Offered as alternative to nylon or stainless steel plates, painted steel wall plates are available with multiple gangs and in common configurations. Products are made from .031 cold rolled steel and feature powder coat finish paint in either almond or gray colors. They can be used on standard NEMA boxes and come with gloss-finish, beveled edge, and packaged painted screws.

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Circuit Protector offers adjustments for motor starting needs.

Circuit Protector offers adjustments for motor starting needs.

Designed for motor branch short circuit protection, Square D® PowerPact electronic Motor Circuit Protector (MCP) is set to in-rush characteristics of motor in compliance with NEC requirements. MCP features two dial design, with one dial that allows for Full Load Amperes (FLA) adjustment and a second that selects type of motor protection. Product provides 5 catalog numbers for use with NEMA Size...

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