Tag Archives: Power Protection

Be prepared: How to select your UPS power protection appropriate to your ICT installation’s criticality

Power outages seem very unusual in West European countries. We are always on, the infrastructure is running, we do not expect any power cuts. But still, the risk remains. And if a company experiences a blackout, not only the ICT … read more

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Report: What drives the global industrial UPS market?

Technavio analysts forecast the global industrial uninterruptible power supply (UPS) market to grow at a CAGR of more than 6% during 2017-2021, according to their latest report. The analysts highlight the following four factors that are contributing to the growth … read more

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Report: Growth in Data Center Construction Market is led by UPS segment

The digital revolution is producing an enormous growth in data volumes. It is obvious that this has triggered an increase in the need for construction and renovation of data centers worldwide as well. A recently released report covers the present … read more

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The role of the static switch in supplying continuous power under all conditions

Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS) support critical loads by using stored energy during mains power blackouts. But they must also offer protection from electrical noise, spikes and surges as well as overloads and possibly even failures within themselves. In a recently … read more

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ABB provides power protection solutions to longest railway tunnel in the world

The Gotthard Base Tunnel is roughly 57 kilometers in length, making it the longest railway tunnel in the world. It was built by AlpTransit Gotthard AG, who commissioned Transtec Gotthard as the general contractor for the railway applications. ABB was … read more

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How to be prepared for future regulations for UPS in the European Union

The world‘s data center electricity consumption has reached 3% of the total, and that share is growing. UPSs create one of the largest power losses within data centers. Accordingly the European Commission is introducing legislation to reduce UPSs’ environmental impact … read more

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