Power Quality http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6625/more en Duke Energy Florida Makes Reliability Improvements to Pinellas County Beach Communities http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/duke-energy-florida-makes-reliability-improvements-pinellas-county-beach-communities <div class="node-body article-body">Duke Energy Florida is working to improve the electric reliability in Pinellas County beach communities by proactively replacing a major underwater cable that carries electricity to the St. Pete Beach area.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/duke-energy-florida-makes-reliability-improvements-pinellas-county-beach-communities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/duke-energy-florida-makes-reliability-improvements-pinellas-county-beach-communities#comments Power Quality Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:23:00 +0000 56651 at http://ecmweb.com BlackEnergy Malware Designed to Target Critical Energy Infrastructure http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/blackenergy-malware-designed-target-critical-energy-infrastructure <div class="node-body article-body">The Department of Homeland Security announced in an alert on Oct. 29 that several industrial control systems -- vendor-issued programs used by private companies to manage internal systems -- had been infected by a variant of a Trojan horse malware program called BlackEnergy.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/blackenergy-malware-designed-target-critical-energy-infrastructure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/blackenergy-malware-designed-target-critical-energy-infrastructure#comments Around the Circuit Power Quality Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:02:00 +0000 56641 at http://ecmweb.com How to Finance Resilient Power and Reduce Risks from Power Outages http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/how-finance-resilient-power-and-reduce-risks-power-outages <div class="node-body article-body">Marking the two year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy, Clean Energy Group has released a paper about new financing options for the installation of resilient power projects. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/how-finance-resilient-power-and-reduce-risks-power-outages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/how-finance-resilient-power-and-reduce-risks-power-outages#comments News Power Quality Thu, 06 Nov 2014 17:02:00 +0000 55581 at http://ecmweb.com Getty Images Computers Use More Energy Than Previously Thought http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/computers-use-more-energy-previously-thought <div class="node-body article-body">According to two studies commissioned by the California Energy Commission, computers are not going into sleep mode or automatically being turned off as often as users think, leaving opportunities to save more energy. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/computers-use-more-energy-previously-thought" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/computers-use-more-energy-previously-thought#comments Around the Circuit Power Quality Thu, 06 Nov 2014 16:49:00 +0000 55571 at http://ecmweb.com Purestock/Thinkstock IEEE Power Distribution & Regulating Transformers Collection VuSpec Now Available http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/ieee-power-distribution-regulating-transformers-collection-vuspec-now-available <div class="node-body article-body">IEEE Standards Association has released the IEEE Power Distribution & Regulating Transformers Standards Collection: VuSpec.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/ieee-power-distribution-regulating-transformers-collection-vuspec-now-available" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/ieee-power-distribution-regulating-transformers-collection-vuspec-now-available#comments News Power Quality Tue, 04 Nov 2014 21:42:00 +0000 55411 at http://ecmweb.com Using Technology to Reduce Power System Impacts from the Next Superstorm http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/using-technology-reduce-power-system-impacts-next-superstorm <div class="node-body article-body">Sandy, meet RecX. No, it’s not a battle of Transformers action figures. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/using-technology-reduce-power-system-impacts-next-superstorm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/using-technology-reduce-power-system-impacts-next-superstorm#comments Power Quality Mon, 27 Oct 2014 19:52:00 +0000 55111 at http://ecmweb.com Getty Images Astronauts Restore Full Power to Space Station http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/astronauts-restore-full-power-space-station <div class="node-body article-body">Astronauts on the International Space Station replaced a failed voltage regulator on a space walk last week.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/astronauts-restore-full-power-space-station" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/astronauts-restore-full-power-space-station#comments Around the Circuit Power Quality Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:47:00 +0000 54781 at http://ecmweb.com 3DSculptor/iStock/Thinkstock Android app for clamp-on meters http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/android-app-clamp-meters <div class="node-body article-body">This Android application is designed to work with the F407 and F607 Chauvin-Arnoux power harmonics clamps and the AEMC Instruments models 407 & 607, this gives you the remote clamp's screen and keyboard.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/android-app-clamp-meters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/android-app-clamp-meters#comments Power Quality Mon, 13 Oct 2014 20:06:00 +0000 54211 at http://ecmweb.com Single-phase surge protective device http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/single-phase-surge-protective-device <div class="node-body article-body">ICM Controls has announced its new ICM517 single-phase surge protective device, ideal for protecting air conditioners, generators, and other valuable equipment from surges caused by lightning strikes and other power disruptions. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/single-phase-surge-protective-device" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/single-phase-surge-protective-device#comments Power Quality Mon, 13 Oct 2014 19:29:00 +0000 54201 at http://ecmweb.com Landis+Gyr to Partner with Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus and National Grid on Energy Modernization Study http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/landisgyr-partner-buffalo-niagara-medical-campus-and-national-grid-energy-modernizatio <div class="node-body article-body">The Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus, Inc. will partner with National Grid and Landis+Gyr for an energy study that will develop strategies to improve reliability, sustainability, and the quality of energy used on the Medical Campus.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/landisgyr-partner-buffalo-niagara-medical-campus-and-national-grid-energy-modernizatio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/landisgyr-partner-buffalo-niagara-medical-campus-and-national-grid-energy-modernizatio#comments Power Quality Mon, 13 Oct 2014 19:09:00 +0000 54191 at http://ecmweb.com