Electrical distribution > Supply protection

R. STAHL EXLUX luminaires with DALI interfaces

01 April, 2020

R. STAHL has now released modern explosion-protected lighting systems with DALI interfaces.

Electrical substations vulnerable to attack

04 March, 2020

A vulnerability within Siemens SIPROTEC 4 protection relays has been uncovered, placing electrical substations at risk of attack.

How multiple microgrids could end blackouts

04 March, 2020

New research is redesigning how electricity is distributed within power grids, with the aim of keeping the lights on.

Bushfire victims warned of electrical scammers

30 January, 2020

A free hotline has been set up by Master Electricians Australia for bushfire victims needing electrical checks or work.

CBi-electric SFRSE7 RCBO

01 October, 2019

The SFRSE7 from CBi-electric is a DIN mount 3-pole 10 kA RCBO that comes in a compact 3-module width.

CBI DC Battery Storage MCB Range

24 September, 2019

The battery storage range is suitable for isolation of the battery installation or providing overcurrent and short circuit protection.

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.

Guideline to protect against electrical arc flash

16 April, 2019

Australian electricity generators have collaborated to develop an Electrical Arc Flash Hazard Management Guideline to minimise risks and raise awareness.

Magellan Power Emergency Charger

28 March, 2019

The Australian-made Emergency Charger by Magellan Power helps keep substation batteries in a charged state and keep downtime to zero.

Technology predicts electrical fires before they start

30 October, 2018 by Tim Bray, CEO of Ecocentric Energy

Businesses and households often overlook one of the country's most common causes of fires in the built world: electrical failure or electrical 'arc' related fires.

As Russians hack the US grid, a look at what's needed to protect it

15 August, 2018 by Manimaran Govindarasu, Iowa State University and Adam Hahn, Washington State University

The high-voltage lines carrying electricity across the US aren't the only potential targets.

Schneider Electric Easy UPS 3S

01 August, 2018

The Schneider Electric Easy UPS 3S is an easy-to-install, easy-to-use and easy-to-service 10–40 kVA 3-phase UPS suitable for small and medium businesses.

Compact IT gives remote communities round-the-clock confidence

26 July, 2018

A leading not-for-profit organisation in New Zealand provides emergency relief and support to the Pacific Islands through first aid, communication and disaster preparedness training.

Internet-enabled arc fault detection

04 July, 2018 by Jennifer Chu, MIT News Office

The problem with today's arc-fault detectors is that they often err on the side of being overly sensitive, shutting off an outlet's power in response to electrical signals that are actually harmless.

Phoenix Contact PTCB electronic circuit breaker

27 June, 2018

The Phoenix Contact PTCB is a compact, single-channel electronic circuit breaker.

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