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Do Transformers Need Local Disconnects?

Eaton

Do Transformers Need Local Disconnects?

Transformers are part of everyday electrical life. That's a given. They're a necessary part of every circuit in some way, from power generation to power distribution. And the electrical installation standards are always in a state of flux as more is studied and learned about electrical safety and efficiency.
Thermistors: Tiny Devices Helping Home Appliances Keep Their Cool (or Heat)

Littelfuse, Inc.

Thermistors: Tiny Devices Helping Home Appliances Keep Their Cool (or Heat)

During this ongoing pandemic, I, like a lot of people, began doing a lot more cooking. I haven’t jumped on the sourdough band wagon (yet), but I have started making some of my own bread along with pizza dough.
Install Smart Submeters for More Intelligent Energy Control

Leviton Manufacturing Company

Install Smart Submeters for More Intelligent Energy Control

Submeters have been around for a while. Submetering allows building owners to charge tenants equitably for their part of the facility's energy bills. Submetering is quite common for electrical usage. But it can be used for gas, water, and other utilities.
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New Technologies in Circuit Breaker Health Monitoring

Eaton

New Technologies in Circuit Breaker Health Monitoring

Circuit protection is important, that's a given. Fuses are perhaps the simplest way to accomplish that, although the technology has certainly changed and improved. And as with anything, you need to make sure you match the fuse to the application.
The Halls Are Alive With the Sound of Music!

Leviton Manufacturing Company

The Halls Are Alive With the Sound of Music!

And with the news, weather, and sports too. We've certainly come a long way from the days of getting up early in the cold, stumbling through the house, and lighting an oil lamp.
Smart Home Automation – Push, Plug, or Phone It Home

Leviton Manufacturing Company

Smart Home Automation – Push, Plug, or Phone It Home

I write a lot about smart home lighting. I'm fond of the way I can (and do) automate the lighting in my own home. And I'll touch on that in this article. But automation isn't the only way to create a 'smarter' home or office.
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