Gridshield recloser. Safety, reliability, and efficiency are priorities for any utility. ABB’s Gridshield recloser will help you achieve all three of these goals while reducing total lifecycle cost and even cutting restoration time to one second. It also comes with an unprecedented 12-year warranty and 24/7 customer service. Watch this video to learn more benefits of the Gridshield recloser, increase interoperability, and future-proof your investment in distribution...
IEC 61850 Fundamentals. A fully automated distribution system can make the power grid much more reliable. The IEC 61850 standard can help us get there by overcoming the key hurdle of interoperability. This video provides three ways IEC 61850 is equipping utilities with the means to increase reliability and lower costs in distribution systems. Learn about these benefits and how IEC 61850 simplifies the engineering process by downloading this free Special Report on IEC...
Renewables. Wind and solar are increasing their presence and importance on the grid, thanks in part to advances in technology at all levels of the power system. Download Advances in wind energy technologies in the context of smart grid to learn about some of these advancements, and how they are bringing greater control, mitigating intermittencies, and reducing the effect of electrical disturbances.
Choosing high voltage breakers for a transmission grid in transition
Choosing high voltage breakers for a transmission grid in transition. Learn how to manage three challenges of choosing high-voltage breakers: power quality, higher current ratings and transient faults. Getting these right will mean a simple solution that increases safety and reduces cost. For more information about selecting high-voltage breakers, download this free white paper, Implications of short-line faults for circuit breaker application and design.
Microgrids: Improving grid reliability with distributed energy resources
Microgrids: Improving grid reliability with distributed energy resources. Learn how microgrids can deliver highly-reliable power and improved efficiency for customers with unique needs like data centers, the military and even city centers. By enabling demand response and distributed generation capabilities, microgrids are able to involve big power users in energy management. To learn more, download this free white paper:Microgrids: Weathering the storm
APW 2012 Tour. ABB's Automation & Power world features over 130,000 square feet of power and automation equipment, hundreds of educational training courses, and access to ABB and leading industry experts. See how the latest products, solutions, and cutting-edge technologies can positively impact your business. This year's show is March 25-28, 2013 in Orlando, FL. Click here to register today.