In the energy industry, the subject of diversity needs to be embraced in its broad sense. In an engaging panel discussion session during the Powered by Diversity lunch, three experts discussed their work to broaden energy sector diversity.
During its annual breakfast briefing at DISTRIBUTECH International, Schneider Electric detailed its move into this relatively new arena for microgrid technology. Indoor agriculture is new territory, but it is definitely seen as a growth opportunity for the French company.
On Tuesday during DISTRIBUTECH International, Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Clevest, two important players in the energy space, presented educational sessions to a packed room of DISTRIBUTECH International attendees and an online audience as well.
Solar and energy storage are certainly all the rage in power generation and yet they both contain major challenges. So San Antonio-based CPS Energy decided that owning its own renewable assets would be a great lesson to learn-whether good, bad or both.
As populations shift more toward urban centers, they still desire food that is locally generated, energy efficient, fresh and healthy.
The new Siemens Compact Modular Recloser (CMR) is a cost-effective, reduced-maintenance alternative to single-phase, oil-filled reclosers. Fully rated, lightweight, configurable, and compliant to IEEE C37.60, the CMR is rated for 630 A continuous current with four shots to lockout. It integrates the switch unit, control, and voltage power source into a single-insulated epoxy housing, for greater reliability and ease of installation.