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Understanding the UPS’s role in power quality management

Alex Emms, operations director at Kohler Uninterruptible Power, explains the UPS’s vital role during mains presence, as well as in blackouts, and shows the...

Schneider Electric expands cloud-based DCIM portfolio

Schneider Electric has introduced EcoStruxure IT Advisor, further expanding its cloud-based DCIM portfolio of solutions. EcoStruxure IT Advisor delivers a simplified way to deploy data...

ABB announces solution to modernise switchgear to digital

ABB has introduced an innovative VD4 Digitup solution to upgrade existing switchgear to digital. VD4 Digitup results in an advanced switchgear solution addressing important...

New public API to simplify management at the edge

Schneider Electric has released a public API (application programming interface) for cloud-based software EcoStruxure IT Expert. The first public API for EcoStruxure IT Expert,...

Why the EU is targeting the environmental cost of UPS – and what to...

Growing data centre electricity consumption has reached 3% of the world’s total, and UPSs are among the highest contributors to this demand. Accordingly the...

UPS partnership will protect helicopter pilots

MPower UPS, part of the Centiel Group, has announced it is working with FEC Heliports Equipment marketing a UPS system to help protect pilots....

UPSL changes name to Kohler; brand change reflects broader power generation and protection capabilities

Uninterruptible Power Supplies Limited (UPSL), a subsidiary of Kohler Co., and the exclusive supplier of PowerWAVE UPS, generator and emergency lighting products, is changing...

Data centres: Choose a more sustainable battery

https://youtu.be/M08wTw_-bZk Data centres are under increasing pressure to reduce energy and carbon. While many of the world’s largest operators are building and funding their own...

Sudlows contract win for University of York projects

Technical services specialist, Sudlows, has been appointed as one of five partners to provide the University of York with their electrical requirements, following a...

Understanding the role of predictive maintenance in reducing downtime

Experts at Megger consider the importance of electric motor testing in preventing downtime and advise on the optimum approach... In the pulp and paper industry,...

UK interest in microgrids builds momentum

Concerns continue to grow as to how our networks can address the power supply capacity, stability and resilience issues vital to ensure ‘business as...

The importance of dual mutual standby for gensets

Having Dual Mutual Standby in your genset control module offers OEMs a simple solution to a previously complex power installation. There are many applications with...

Scalable UPS systems with low cost of ownership and long life

Sponsored post: GE has more than 50 years of experience in the manufacture of UPS systems and so an expandable UPS system from GE...

Power protection installed for National Oceanographic Centre

Centiel has completed a major refurbishment, including new capacitors, batteries and fans, of the UPS systems at the National Oceanographic Centre (NOC) in Southampton. The...

Real-time remote UPS management – in the palm of your hand

Integrated power specialist, Socomec, has launched a breakthrough solution that provides a helping hand to those responsible for the management of critical electrical infrastructure. By...

Accelerated remote connectivity for critical sites during COVID-19 crisis

ABB is accelerating the rollout of and access to remote service tools and digital solutions across critical industry. “During the COVID-19 crisis, governments and companies are...

High availability ensured with double-security switching technology

The resilience of critical installations - the ability to remain operational even when there has been a power outage, hardware failure or other unforeseen...

No ‘mass exodus’ to the cloud

A global survey of over 1,000 data centre executives, conducted by the Uptime Institute, reveals that hybrid datacentre infrastructure is now the dominant strategy...

A sound solution: delivering noise control for onsite generation

There is a growing trend towards the use of innovative cogeneration (CHP) systems for the onsite generation of power, especially in critical areas such...

Expert shares ‘the truth about UPS energy efficiency’ and the cost to the NHS

MPower UPS, has announced managing director Michael Brooks, will present at the Healthcare Estates Management Conference to be held at The University of Salford,...