Building resilience with combined heat & power

Efficient decentralised energy technology such as CHP can allow organisations to build site resilience and combat rising energy costs, yet capex constraints can present...

Simplifying power protection for small and medium enterprises with PRS System

Sometimes you want a very robust on-line rack mount UPS system that you can operate in parallel with extended battery runtime packs, supplied in...

How to choose a UPS standby generator

Critical loads need protection from longer-duration blackouts as well as short-term power aberrations and cuts. UPSL’s Alex Emms looks at how to integrate a...

Can next generation UPS increase resilience through modularity?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NuWSInqqUCg   A flexible and truly modular approach to Uninterruptible Power Supplies has never been more important. With the increasing digitalisation of industry – combined with...

Industrial supply issues bring a new relevance to power factor correction

Industrial supply issues bring a new relevance to power factor correction, says Stephen Joyce, power quality business manager at ABB’s Power Grids business in the...

Potential for micro-grids to increase resilience in an uncertain energy landscape

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4aSj0D48_0w   The rise of virtual power plants will be a key trend in 2019, according to ABB’s Sagnik Murthy. He says there is wider...

Beeks joins Equinix cloud exchange

Equinix, the global interconnection and data centre company, has announced global financial cloud infrastructure provider, Beeks Financial Cloud, has deployed on Equinix's Cloud Exchange...

JCB wins major contract for standby power at Canary Wharf

JCB Broadcrown has secured a contract to provide stand-by power at one of London’s most striking and  mixed use developments. Standing 27 storeys high,...

Aggregator targets firms with UPS who want to make money from better maintenance

A new aggregator targeting small businesses and households has secured £545,000 to scale its operations. Rather than target the largest firms, Upside Energy is...

Dodge damaging downtime with Riello UPS: why UPS maintenance should be on your mind

81% of organisation have suffered a damaging power-related failure in the last year. Those figures should raise alarm particularly for mission critical sites such...

Data Centre World: The key technology trends for 2019 that could improve resilience

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ecYPvAUUvIc   Some key technology trends are emerging for 2019 that could mitigate the risk of outages, improve efficiency and help generate revenue. Speaking at...

UK colocation startup deploys hybrid cabling system

IP House, a UK-based startup and supplier of high-performance data centre colocation services, has partnered with leading UK cabling company HellermannTyton to deploy their...

Vertiv expands rack PDU offering with acquisition of Geist

Vertiv, formerly Emerson Network Power, has acquired Geist, a privately owned manufacturer of Rack Power Distribution Units (PDUs) and associated data centre power products....

Why lead acid trumps lithium for data centre batteries

https://youtu.be/Ws0O__5TYJc Lithium ion batteries may be gaining traction in the automotive world, but for datacenters, advanced lead acid technology can deliver lower costs – even...