Short-depth smart-UPS with Li-ion

Schneider Electric has announced the availability of 230V models of its short-depth APC Smart-UPS line interactive UPS Lithium-ion battery technology models for European markets....

What do specifiers frequently get wrong when implementing a UPS solution?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UQBa-AsiREc   When specifying UPS, the type of load being supported is often overlooked and there are many issues that can have an impact on...

What needs to be done to ensure resilience and efficiency of UPS technologies?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gJ7J6TUJIdI   As data centres comprise a high proportion of an organisation’s power consumption, and UPSs are major components within them, optimising UPS efficiency can...

How can the design of UPS prevent failures and optimise maintenance?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j_htKHxNM9Q   Today’s infrastructures supporting critical applications need to be flexible, scalable and designed for rapid deployment or upgrades – all while maintaining system availability....

Where is innovation in UPS technology heading?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pL9ryZM_w9I   Innovation in the field of Uninterruptible Power Supplies has “stood still” for a number of years, having reached a “plateau”, according Phil Dunn,...

What UPS design features really matter to end users?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mRNBgUPus48   Next generation UPS technology has been developed with consideration for changing data centre deployment and capacity models – radically in the case of...

Protecting patients at Musgrove Hospital

Musgrove Park Hospital in Taunton is the home of Somerset Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (SNICU), a specialised ward for the treatment of premature and...

Riello UPS rewrites rules of flexible power with new Sentryum range

Leading standby power specialist Riello UPS has launched its third generation of transformerless UPS systems. The new Sentryum series comes in 10-15-20 kVA models and...

Maintaining UPS efficiency at low loads

Modern transformerless UPSs offer significant energy efficiency improvements over their earlier transformer-based counterparts, with consistently high efficiency levels over most of the load spectrum....

Saft’s lithium-ion technology provides vital backup power for Total’s trading platform

Saft has supplied its  Flex’ion battery systems to provide backup power for the data centre at energy operator Total’s new country headquarters in Singapore’s...

Understanding the UPS’s role in power quality management

Alex Emms, operations director at Kohler Uninterruptible Power, explains the UPS’s vital role during mains presence, as well as in blackouts, and shows the...

Energy storage and flexibility: key to resilience in uncertain times?

While a UPS is sufficient to deal with short-term power failures, the installation of a behind-meter-battery could deliver far greater value to mission critical...

Vycon introduces eco-friendly flywheel system for mission critical power protection

Vycon, a designer and manufacturer of environmentally friendly, high-speed energy storage flywheel systems, has announced the addition of the VDC-XXT flywheel model to its...

Euro-Diesel rebrands as ‘Kinolt’

As part of its rebranding strategy, Euro-Diesel has announced a new name: Kinolt. The company is committed to providing ‘dynamic uninterruptible power supply' to...

Socomec launches fast and flexible UPS power solution

Critical equipment within every electrical infrastructure requires high quality energy which – in turn – is dependent upon a faultless and continuous power supply. ...

UPS topology drives increase in uptime

Advances in UPS design are increasing efficiency and resilience, writes Centiel UK managing director Mike Elms... In any industry, there is always innovation and advancement....

The new power order…

Critical equipment within Data Centres and other demanding applications requires high quality energy which – in turn – is dependent upon a faultless and...

The new power order: optimising UPS infrastructure

Critical equipment within Data Centres and other demanding applications requires high quality energy which – in turn – is dependent upon a faultless and...

Piller receives ‘Future Thinking’ 2019 Data Centre Award

Piller, the German innovator of mission critical uninterruptible power systems, has received recognition for its data centre energy technology at the Future Thinking Data...

Power technology trends for 2019

Power Control’s director, Rob Mather, explores some power technology trends for 2019, aimed at driving energy efficiency and improving resilience... The need to balance resilience,...