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Consider these steps when specifying a generator to ensure business needs are met and that construction budgets accurately reflect those requirements.
On a regular basis, facilities staff should verify that emergency lighting and other life safety systems are fully operational.
With hurricane season around the corner, regular maintenance and checkups help facility executives rest assured that their generators will provide backup power when needed.
With this year's Super Bowl around the corner, power protection at Houston's NRG Stadium is most certainly on the preparation list for its facility management team.
Innovative UPS design offers hours of runtime for critical network devices, providing internet access during outages and emergencies.
Loss of main power is always a top concern in extreme weather situations, and the non-profit Powered For Patients urges healthcare facility managers to safeguard their backup power supply systems.
View this free webinar video and learn why it's imperative that IoT connected systems be protected from a very real threat facing facilities within any industry, from industrial to commercial: loss of power and power-related disturbances.
The Sunverge system at Hartley Nature Center will provide reliable backup electric power to meet operational needs during emergencies.
Whether looking at battery systems or flywheel energy storage, uninterruptible power supply systems are essential to facility operations.
Active Power flywheel provider and Burland Energy SA have partnered to provide facility operators another approach to backup power.
The system has a range of DC voltage optimization, able to be effective with flow, lithium, lead acid, or any other chemical battery, as well as mechanical storage options such as flywheels.
Canara Insight+ for Batteries is a subscription-based means of monitoring and managing backup power infrastructure.
Due to continuing advances in power electronics, the flywheel is now a mature energy storage technology used in UPS applications to support a critical load during main power interruption.
Keeping electricity demands "current" can be a challenge. A sound strategy wil go beyond making sure the lights stay on.
Wide temperature rated batteries provide long backup runtimes for equipment operating in harsh environments.
Columnist Tom Condon explains how facilities fall dangerously silent during outages if reliable emergency power is not made available.
This low maintenance mechanical device provides temporary power on demand.
Falcon Electric, Inc., an Irwindale, CA manufacturer of Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPSs) and power conversion products, has obtained UL (Underwriters Laboratory) listing for its...
This new unit provides conditioned, continuous backup power to facility managers' mission critical applications.
The importance of facilities management was underscored on Sunday when nearly 81,000 people sat in total darkness for a few seconds at the New Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ. The power outage brought Sunday's game between the Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants to a halt.
Based on nearly 20 years of design experience, these new uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) systems offer time saving, user friendly features: