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ETAP or SKM or other EE Software

12/05/2016 by 1capybara
My company wants to buy EE software like ETAP or SKM. Is ETAP getting to be the one standard that "everyone" uses or does anyone here use something el...
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Last comment 12/05/2016 by PeterT

Under Voltage Protection In Parallel Connected Switchgear

12/05/2016 by roykav
Dear all, There are 2 incomers fed from 2 different remote substations to a 11kv panel, the switchboard consists of 2incomer and a bus-coupler, all 3...
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Last comment 12/06/2016 by rwilliams

IEC Symbol Meaning

12/03/2016 by Anonymous Poster
What is this symbol across the voltage transformer secondary?
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Last comment 12/06/2016 by Phys

Harmonics & Mitigation, Power Factor, Damage from Harmonics and Power Costs

12/03/2016 by brich
Hi Guys Harmonics & Mitigation, power factor, damage from harmonics and power costs Yes the title is a mouth full, however I'm not looking for e...
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Harnessing Advanced PV Inverters to Stabilize the Grid

12/02/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Residential photovoltaic (PV) systems typically use "dumb" inverters to sync with the grid and will disconnect if a significant fault is detected. How...
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Last comment 12/05/2016 by tcmtech

Natural Gas Combined Cycle Dominates

08/30/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
In many ways, power generation technology is much the same as it was 100 years ago. Common single-cycle "Brayton cycle" power plants boil water to mak...
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Power Generation and Distribution Blog

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Safer Way to Install Offshore Wind Turbines

11/26/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Installing offshore wind turbines in open water presents plenty of risks to workers. To improve safety and save costs, researchers from the EU-funded...
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Last comment 11/26/2016 by Lehman57

Improving Steam Turbine Reliability

11/01/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Spinning at up to 3600 rpm, turbines and generators are subject to failure, and that's a critical problem in power gen facilities worldwide. Second on...
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Wire and Cable Technology Blog

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Silver Interconnects Replace Copper on Flexible Circuits

11/22/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Combining improvements in silver ink technology with advanced printing, a leading connector manufacturer has developed high-performance silver flexibl...
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Pushing the Limits of PCB Density

10/26/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
To give printed circuit boards (PCBs) a boost in interconnect density, a leading Swiss manufacturer of PCBs has launched a new technology platform cal...
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Shock, Vibration and Noise Blog

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MEMS Sensor to Improve Connected Manufacturing

11/02/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Companies are working to develop an industrial MEMS sensor platform that will monitor machines and detect deviations from normal operating conditions....
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Wireless System Monitors Torsional Vibration

02/11/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) has developed a wireless sensor technology that promises less vibration for power generating equipment....
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Lab Equipment Blog

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Banking on the Future

02/25/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Biobanks are set to grow in the future despite some challenges and public misgivings, according to recent studies. The industry is undergoing a parad...
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Tomorrow's Labs Today

01/22/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
A New Year dawns and laboratories look toward the future, whether floating in space or rooted on Earth. In Germany, academics and business leaders de...
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December is halfway over, but there's still one more webinar on the Engineering360 calendar for 2015. Webinars allow you to learn about specific topi...
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Electrical Engineering Master's for Busy Professionals

10/18/2015 posted in Engineering...Beyond the Classroom
by Penn State
Penn State World Campus, the online learning platform for The Pennsylvania State University, offers a 100% online, 30-credit Master of Engineering...
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Rise of the Drones

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2015 is quickly becoming the year of drones. So what exactly is a drone? According to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), a drone is an unmanne...
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Computer controlled holiday lights

12/25/2014 posted in Workbench Creations
by frankd20
Holiday lights have come a long way since I was a kid and I decided to take the dive into the hobby. This isn't quite my first time working on this...
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Fixing a Thermoelectric Wine Fridge

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I recently got a small wine fridge that holds about 10 bottles, previously recycled by someone else due to it not working. Many wine fridges today...
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