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Electrical May 1, 2019

Entelleon by General Electric

EntellEon low-voltage power panel offers an array of innovative features that help to streamline stocking, ordering, installation and maintenance processes

Courtesy: Russelectric
Electrical May 1, 2019

RTS series by Russelectric

The RTS series senses the voltages of both power sources and, by means of easy-to-see LEDs, indicates switch position and source availability

By Russelectric
A look at the changes in the IEEE 1584-2018 standard. Courtesy: SSOE Group
Arc Flash March 7, 2019

IEEE 1584 -2018 changes offer a robust upgrade

Comprehensive standard review impacts arc flash analysis.

By Ed McConnell, PE
Figure 1. It’s important to find the right balance between the electrical needs for wiring device and the ratings and environment in which the device will be used. Courtesy: Legrand
Electrical, Power February 11, 2019

Pick the right wiring for the right application

Plugs, connectors have different uses in different environments.

By Jeff Seabury
When conducting a motor analysis, it’s important to measure a number of key factors, starting with motor temperature, power quality, and torque. Courtesy: Fluke Corporation
Motors, Drives January 30, 2019

Diagnosing motor health: Start with the basics

Temperature, power quality, and torque all are strong indicators of a motor's health.

By Frank Healy
Figure 3. Typical speed torque curves. Courtesy: EASA
Motors, Drives November 9, 2018

What’s in a nameplate?

Information helps the selection of the right motor regardless of application.

By Jim Bryan
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Events and Awards November 8, 2018

2018 Product of the Year Finalists

Get connected to manufacturing's future: The official ballot is open for voting for Plant Engineering North American print and digital edition subscribers, for a limited time. Cast your vote using CFE Media's New Products for Engineers platform. (Voting closed Jan. 11, 2019.)

By CFE Media
Switchgear August 27, 2018

Manage energy in your HVAC systems: Your questions answered

Webcast presenter Charlie Martin answered questions about topics such as 3-phase motors, AHU maintenance, efficient systems, and evaporative cooling units.

By Charlie Martin, Advanced Energy
Power August 23, 2018

CHP, DG, and microgrids energize universities

Combined heat and power (CHP), distributed generation (DG), and microgrids keep university campuses energized—fueled by natural gas.

By Gas Technology
Switchgear July 13, 2018

Why Should I Trust New Approaches to Electrical Safety Management: Your questions answered

Webcast presenters Rachel Bugaris and Marty Kronz answered questions about topics such as voltage indicators for AVTs, electrical safety, and labeling.

By Rachel Bugaris and Marty Kronz, Panduit