Electrical distribution

UK tech could defend against national power blackouts

23 August, 2019

A team of scientists at the University of Birmingham in the UK have developed a technology that could protect against electricity blackouts.


Novel electrolyte could enhance supercapacitors

19 August, 2019

A newly developed class of ionic liquids may store more energy than conventional electrolytes, with less risk of catching fire.


Vox Power VCCM600 series configurable power supply chassis

02 August, 2019 | Supplied by: Digi-Key Electronics

The VCCM600 series from Vox Power provides a modular, configurable power supply, delivering 600–750 W of peak power for 5 s in a rugged 4″ x 7″ package.


Risk of battery-powered devices near electrical equipment

29 July, 2019

Failure to maintain battery-powered devices such as energy monitoring systems, time clocks or communication equipment can create a potential electric shock hazard and may cause damage to electrical equipment.


Eaton ExoCab18-Macro 100 outdoor power and equipment cabinet

16 July, 2019 | Supplied by: Eaton Industries Pty Ltd

Eaton has announced its latest outdoor power and equipment cabinet designed to house telecommunications and IT equipment in harsh environmental outdoor conditions.


Device generates electricity from the coldness of the universe

11 July, 2019

An international team of scientists has demonstrated that a measurable amount of electricity can be generated in a diode, directly from the coldness of the universe.


Voltex UniLine range of MCBs, RCBOs and Main Switches

09 July, 2019 | Supplied by: Voltex Electrical Accessories

The UniLine range now has a comprehensive coverage, providing users with high-quality, great design and genuine warranty support.


Fluke 1000 V Insulated Hand Tools

13 June, 2019 | Supplied by: Fluke Australia Pty Ltd

Fluke 1000 V Insulated Hand Tools are designed to keep workers safe in hazardous areas and are rugged enough to use in the toughest environments without breaking.


Schneider Electric APC Smart-UPS On-Line SRT1000XLI

12 June, 2019 | Supplied by: Schneider Electric IT Australia

The Schneider Electric APC Smart-UPS On-Line SRT1000XLI 230 V has been developed to handle demanding power conditions, where uptime and efficiency are critical.


Schneider Electric unveils sustainable switchgear

07 June, 2019 | Supplied by: Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric has unveiled its medium-voltage 'switchgear of the future', which is SF6-free and allows users to take full advantage of digital features to unlock the value of data.


Solar panel dataset released to help researchers

06 June, 2019 | Supplied by: American Institute of Physics

Researchers have developed a dataset from 1287 residential solar installations across Australia to help better understand how solar energy can be integrated into the grid.


SAPS could replace poles and wires in remote areas

03 June, 2019

The AEMC has recommended regulatory changes that enable network businesses to install standalone power systems to provide cheaper, more reliable power for remote customers.


Copper cabling: what's the difference?

01 June, 2019 | Supplied by: Warren & Brown Technologies

Data communication history is closely linked to the developments in cabling and the connecting hardware.


Warren & Brown DIN Rail Enclosures range

01 June, 2019 | Supplied by: Warren & Brown Technologies

The Warren & Brown range of DIN Rail Enclosures allows for flexible, pay-as-you-grow network design and is suitable for housing pre-terminated cable assemblies and direct fusion splice cable assemblies.


IDEAL TWISTER WeatherProof Wire Connectors

01 June, 2019 | Supplied by: IDEAL INDUSTRIES (AUST) Pty Ltd

The IP68 rated IDEAL TWISTER WeatherProof Wire Connectors range is designed for interior/exterior cable connections when exposed to damp/wet and corrosive environments.


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