ABB develops world’s most powerful high-voltage direct current converter transformer

ABB has successfully developed and tested an 1,100 kilovolt (kV) ultrahigh-voltage direct current (UHVDC) converter transformer breaking the record for the highest DC voltage levels ever, and facilitating more power to be transmitted efficiently over longer distances.

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ABB Launches Innovative Circuit Breaker for On-board Rail Applications

ABB has developed an innovative high speed DC circuit breaker, that requires half the space and weighs only two-thirds of its contemporaries making it ideally suited for light rail, urban and inter-city rolling stock.

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Nexans Rolls Out Green Wooden Cable Drum Return Programme

The drum return programme is the latest phase in Nexans‘s packaging Purchasing green initiative, launched in 2010, when it became the world’s first cable manufacturer to upgrade to drums holding the PEFCTM certification (Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification schemes). Now Nexans’ Green Drums hold both PEFC (for Europe) and FSC (Worldwide) certifications.

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Legrand Launches 3D Modelling Portal

Legrand 3DLegrand has created an online platform for those wishing to utilise its world leading cable management solutions within the energy, power and construction industry’s leading 3D modelling software systems.

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Verbatim Unveils New Line-up of Retrofit LED Lamps for Consumers as EU Bans Incandescent Bulbs

Verbatim Classic A LED LampFrom September 1st 2012, European Union legislation bans the manufacture and import of all incandescent bulbs. In anticipation of this, Verbatim has unveiled a complete family of cost effective retrofit LED lamps for households. They are designed to meet the growing demand for reliable, high quality and low energy lighting.

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Create Meat Displays with Fresh, Rich Colours and Succulent, Tender Textures

Nualight, the leading specialist in LED lighting for food retail, has launched two new Vivace lighting solutions to achieve perfect colour vibrancy in fresh food displays. Vivace is Nualight’s premium LED lighting colour technology which brings out the richest natural colours in food.

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Siemens Launches Wireless Fire Detection System

With its Swing fire detection system (Siemens Wireless Next Generation), the Siemens Building Technologies Division is introducing a wireless fire detection solution which offers a high level of reliability and flexibility.

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Titan Launch New Multi-Purpose BACnet Controller

Titan Products are pleased to announce the launch of the new BACnet enabled CCM-204 Multi-Purpose temperature controller. The controller designed to offer complete control flexibility for ventilation and air conditioning systems.

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The Launch of EnviroVent Trade!

With a growing network of nationwide electrical wholesaler stockists, EnviroVent Trade has been set up to create a stir across the industry, bringing new and innovative branding into the electrical wholesalers.

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Rittal and Siemens Present an Integrated Power Distribution Solution

Rittal Siemens power distribution solutionAt CeBIT, Rittal and Siemens announced a power distribution solution that uses Siemens busbar distributor systems in Rittal's live data centres.

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