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Transformer Maximum Load & Breaker Setting

01/26/2015 by hino
Hi.. I have a 1600kVA (6/0.4kV) Transformer, this transformer already loaded with 2 bridge crane (cap 220/55/5Ton) in 1 feeder and another load (motor...
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Last comment 01/27/2015 by raghun

TTR Test on Voltage Regulator

01/25/2015 by KWASI BIMPONG
Hello fellow Engineers, please what will be the cause or problem on a voltage regulator transformer.When conducting a TTR test, and the result coming...
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Instrumentation Question

01/25/2015 by sharameli
I am struggling for HOURS with this question. can some one pls help me with this asap?as a tip, the answer to part b is 160 dB and that is actually wh...
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Generator Sizing!

01/25/2015 by magnetic_flux
Dears, We have to select a generator for our site office. The load is around 250 KVA. System is : 3Ph/ 380V/ 60 Hz. Load mainly consists of A/C uni...
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Fault Analysis

01/24/2015 by UNIQUE48
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Small Modular Reactors Progressing, but Not in U.S.

01/07/2015 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Small modular reactors (SMRs) by definition generate 300 MW or less, and are factory built and tested for field installation. Their modular nature red...
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Small Hamlet is Germany's Alternative Energy Pioneer

12/14/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
The German hamlet of Feldheim is the country's first to become independent of the grid. By switching completely to alternative energy sources, it m...
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Brazil: A Smart Grid Trendsetter

11/29/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Brazil's booming economy has pumped up its electricity demand, but poor roads and heavy traffic make it challenging for utilities to support the i...
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Lab Equipment Blog

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Labs Take Aim at Contamination

12/29/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Always wary of contamination, labs are becoming ever more watchful amid global concerns over Ebola and a much reported anthrax scare at a CDC fa...
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Scientists Rate the Top Lab Products

10/08/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
San Diego-based Illumina's MiSeqDx instrument, the first FDA-cleared in vitro diagnostic (IVD) next-generation sequencing system, has captured top hon...
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Environmental Arsenal Gets Stronger

08/29/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
From powerful mass spectrometers to mobile devices, tools available for environmental monitoring are becoming ever more efficient, notes this cover...
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Power Generation and Distribution Blog

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Running Out of Power?

12/21/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Power Magazine shares a rather stunning revelation: the world will need to build enough power plants to replace 40% of the existing fleet in the n...
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Top 10 Power Hoaxes

11/03/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Urban legends, hoaxes, and rumors go hand in hand with the Internet, thanks to a mix of pranksters, gullible people, and easily-shared links. We'v...
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Why is U.S. Midwest Short on Coal?

10/13/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
While coal plants continue to have a stronghold in the U.S. Midwest, supplies for those plants may not be forthcoming. Thanks to unreliable rail s...
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Shock, Vibration and Noise Blog

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Vibration Monitors Keep Mining Machines Humming

11/11/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
In an effort to attain zero downtime, there is increasing demand for vibration monitoring systems. The mining industry, for example, is particular...
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Dynamic Sensor Connects to Smartphones

10/14/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Digiducer, an ICP Digital Dynamic Accelerometer, is being touted as the first integrated, rugged, high-resolution, broad frequency piezoelectric v...
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Machines Tell It Like It Is

07/16/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Machines that talk? Well, not literally. But, a research team in Italy is experimenting with vibration sensors on mechanical equipment. As shown in th...
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Wire and Cable Technology Blog

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Google to Fund U.S.-to-Japan Fiber Optic Undersea Cable

10/30/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Google and five Asian telecom companies are funding an underwater fiber optic cable system that will connect the U.S. West Coast and Japan. With a...
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Last comment 10/31/2014 by Lonewolf

Unique Copper Wire That Can Store Electricity

08/05/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Eliminating space-consuming batteries and storing their energy elsewhere could lead to smaller electronics and lighter and less-costly electric ve...
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New Technology Recycles Copper from Car Cables

06/09/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
With only 40 years' worth of mineable copper remaining world-wide, auto makers - especially those that build popular hybrids that consume large am...
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