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Schneider Electric and the International Polar Foundation (IPF) present Princess Elisabeth, the first “Zero Emission” scientific research station, before its installation in the Antarctic.
In an unprecedented initiative, the station will exclusively use renewable energy: solar – via photovoltaic panels – and wind power. This process avoids all emissions of CO2 and other greenhouse gases. Schneider Electric's offer of energy services, solutions and products actively help to reduce CO2 emission... [more]
OSRAM has developed Quicktronic Intelligent QTi, a new generation of intelligent Electronic Control Gear.
Intelligent electronic control gear Quicktronic Intelligent (QTi) from Osram makes the lives of landlords and lighting planners much easier. Now even T5 fluorescent lamps of the same length but with different wattages will all fit in one basic type of luminaire. This will reduce the number of different types of electronic control gear (ECG) and luminaires by around 50%.
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The Qwikline II consumer unit from Square D, a brand of Schneider Electric, provides high levels of residential circuit protection safety.
With a wide range of switch disconnectors, RCDs, MCBs and an SP RCBO option, the Qwikline II provides maximum continuity of supply in the event of a fault, combined with installer and user safety, and device protection.
An additional safety feature of the Qwikline II is a totally encapsulated busbar system, which provides complete finger safety to IP2XB... [more]
With slender grilles and wall hugging properties, Slimline is probably among the least obtrusive fan range available today. So discreet is Slimline that the Guildhall in the Royal Borough of Kingston recently fitted the units in the toilet and kitchen areas of this 1935 listed building.
Commenting, a company spokesperson said, “We had to strike a balance between the ventilation needs of the site, and the restrictions of working within listed building status. As a busy building housing the ... [more]
For applications where essential plant and equipment need EMC screening to prevent malfunction, Screenflex 1 electrical conduit available from Kopex International provides the solution. It is a non-metallic EMC conduit that provides screening to 60dB at 1MHz.
This system has been designed to offer highly flexible screening solutions for most static or flexing applications and is also both zero halogen and cadmium free. These features make it intrinsically safe to use in hygiene sensitive e... [more]