Electrical distribution

What can be learnt from Victoria's severe storm event?

20 February, 2024 by Katerina Sakkas

Experts have offered insights into the extreme disruption of Victoria's power system last week, suggesting how such damage might be mitigated in future.


Bat-related outages still a problem in SA

14 February, 2024

Adelaide's rapidly growing grey-headed flying fox colony continues to present a challenge for SA Power Networks, especially at this time of year.


S-5! MLPE Mount

12 February, 2024 | Supplied by: S5!

The S-5! MLPE Mount provides a universal method for attaching module level power electronics (MLPE) directly to solar PV module frames.


Toshiba TPD4163K and TPD4164K IPDs for brushless DC motor drives

09 February, 2024 | Supplied by: Toshiba (Australia) Pty Ltd

Toshiba has developed two small intelligent power devices for brushless DC motor drive applications such as air conditioners, ceiling fans and pumps.


Ukrainian utility opts for Australian switchgear

09 February, 2024 | Supplied by: NOJA Power Switchgear Pty Ltd

Ukrainian utility CEK has installed reclosers from Australian company NOJA Power in order to minimise outage durations for disrupted power assets.


WBT HypaFOX MTP/MPO patch cords

01 February, 2024 | Supplied by: Warren & Brown Technologies

MTP/MPO patch cords are available in a variety of fibre types, lengths, sizes and connector options tailored to diverse applications.


Aspera R10 rugged smartphone

01 February, 2024 | Supplied by: Aspera

The Aspera R10 rugged smartphone has IP68-rated protection against water and dust ingress, 4G dual sim cards and a robust design.


Power Integrations InnoSwitch 3-EP 1250 V IC

19 January, 2024 | Supplied by: Power Integrations

The newest members of Power Integrations' InnoSwitch family feature synchronous rectification, FluxLink safety-isolated feedback and an array of switch options.


Transphorm SuperGaN TOLL FETs

16 January, 2024 | Supplied by: Transphorm

These semiconductor devices support higher power applications including AI, server, telecom, data centre, energy and industrial.


PCE CEE connectors

01 January, 2024 | Supplied by: LAPP Australia Pty Ltd

PCE CEE cable connectors are designed for demanding applications that require a durable connection.


Call for sparkies after Cyclone Jasper

22 December, 2023

Ergon Energy is calling for electricians to help the utility safely restore power to Queenslanders impacted by Tropical Cyclone Jasper by Christmas.


Optimising Australian networks and speeding electrification

21 December, 2023 by Jack Curtis, Neara Co-Founder

Technology has a crucial role to play in stabilising energy supply as renewables are brought online, writes Neara Co-Founder Jack Curtis.


Energy Australia prepares for scorching summer

12 December, 2023 | Supplied by: Energy Australia

The utility's multimillion-dollar readiness program includes upgrades, maintenance and the introduction of renewable energy assets.


Thought Leaders 2024: Glenn Parsons

05 December, 2023 | Supplied by: Warren & Brown Technologies

Warren and Brown's Chief Technology Officer discusses the challenges and opportunities presented by a constantly evolving telecommunications industry.


Expanding Australia's grid: is underground power the answer?

05 December, 2023

Scientists from Curtin University and UQ have undertaken a detailed comparison of overhead and underground transmission lines.


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