First-Ever Islanding Application of an Energy Storage System
CHICAGO, IL August 12, 2009 - AEP's Balls Gap Station Distributed Energy Storage System was commissioned and placed on-line earlier this year in Milton, West Virginia. The system fulfills a DOE goal to implement energy storage as a Smart Grid technology, and is the first US application of a battery serving radially-fed distribution system loads during periods when they are isolated from the grid...Read More »
Transducers provide DC current monitoring.
Available for differential and ground fault current monitoring, space flight Series S 767 and military grade Series 913 B provide isolated analog output directly proportional to input magnetically. Featuring -½ in. aperture, Series S 767 operates on 22-36 Vdc power with response time of 50 ms. Series 913 B, designed with -¾ in. aperture, operates from 24-32 Vdc power with response time of 1 ms....Read More »
ABB Instrument Transformers Support Progress Energy Smart Grid Project
Cary, North Carolina, August 5, 2009 - Progress Energy has selected ABB's HCEP medium voltage instrument transformers for their Smart Grid implementation plans, confirming the utility's focus on high-quality solutions for the future evolution of the US power grid. Since its introduction in 2006, ABB's HCEP outdoor medium voltage instrument transformer has become recognized as the most advanced...Read More »
API Nanotronics' National Hybrid and Pulse Introduce Bus+(TM)... API Nanotronics' National Hybrid and Pulse Introduce Bus+(TM)...
Bus+(TM) 1553 data bus transceiver/transformer, integrated into one package, MIL-STD-1553Read More »
Axial Flow Check Valves for Pumps and Compressors
DFT® Inc. has provided a range of valve solutions for customers struggling with pump and compressor problems.Read More »
Current and Voltage Transformers range from 7.2-36 kV.
Constructed of epoxy and polyurethane resins, ITI Indoor Medium Voltage Instrument Transformers are available in 7.2, 12, 17.5, 24, and 36 kV classes. Units have been designed, manufactured, and tested in accordance with IEC standards. Available in custom designs, transformers are suited for operating meters, instruments, relays, and control devices.Read More »
Voltage Transformer is designed for server applications.
Utilizing Sine Amplitude Converter (SAC)(TM) technology, VTM(TM) VIV0005TFJ operates with upstream PRM(TM) regulator to drive low voltage, high current processor, and memory arrays. It attains current density of 117 A/in.-² in 32.5 x 22.0 x 6.7 mm VoI Chip package and enables thermal management through low thermal resistance. Compatible with standard pick-and-place and surface-mount assembly...Read More »
ABB Wins $19 Million Automation Lifecycle Support Contract in South Pacific
Three-year contract for Vale Inco's New Caledonia nickel and cobalt plant Houston, TX, July 16, 2009 - ABB, the world's leading power and automation technology group announced it was recently awarded a three-year service contract worth approximately $19 million, by Vale Inco Nouvelle Caledonie. Under this contract, awarded during the second quarter of 2009, ABB will provide onsite process control...Read More »
ABB Wins $25 Million Power Order in Peru
Electrical and automation solutions for Machu Picchu hydropower plant extension Zurich, Switzerland, July 6, 2009- ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, will supply electrical and automation solutions worth $25 million for an expansion of the Machu Picchu hydroelectric power plant in Peru's Cusco region, about 1,300 km east of the capital, Lima. A second powerhouse built...Read More »
AC Current Detectors come in clamp-on and pass-thru models.
Designed to compare AC input to fixed or adjustable current threshold, Series 870 and ACS-3 provide isolated switch or relay output that is activated as required. Housed in metal case and operating from -20 to +71-Read More »
Expansion of Solar Business Advancing Very Well - Siemens Receives First Photovoltaic Order from Statkraft
Erlangen, Germany, June 25, 2009 - Siemens Energy has received an order from Italy for turnkey construction of a large ground-based photovoltaic plant. Purchaser is the Norwegian utility Statkraft. The plant with a peak output of 3.3 megawatts will be built in Casale in the vicinity of Rome and supply over 1200 Italian households with eco-friendly electricity. As general contractor Siemens will...Read More »
Precision Machined Parts for High Tech Applications
For precision and value that sets the standard for quality and craftsmanship, EGS Production Machining is the source for precision and value. Our extensive capabilities and dedication to customer service allow us to deliver the optimal manufacturing solution. See our video to learn more.Read More »