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What do we understand by Electric Power Factor? System Protection

By |2020-03-04T11:28:18+00:00February 27th, 2020|Power & Utility Sector|

The power factor is a qualitative and quantitative indicator of the correct use of electric energy. It describes the amount of energy that has become work. This in turn varies according to consumption and the type of load of the units. Its state or ideal value is one (1) which means that the energy [...]

10 Tripp Lite Tips to Avoid Electrical Damage

By |2018-02-09T11:55:27+00:00January 31st, 2018|Power & Utility Sector|

According to statistical data from the International Foundation for Electrical Safety, in the United States alone, during the holiday season and following months, fires and electrical incidents increase considerably. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), 30% of accidents involving electricity and fire in the home and 38% of the deaths caused by [...]

Yucatan: 3 Wind Farms

By |2018-02-09T11:55:27+00:00January 31st, 2018|Power & Utility Sector|

With an investment of 550 million dollars in the first half of 2018, Yucatan will have three wind farms in operation that will generate more than 50 megawatts of clean energy to supply the Federal Electricity Commission, the center of the country and large corporations. The Secretary of Economic Development of the State Government, [...]

ATCO Acquires 35 MW Hydroelectric Plant

By |2018-02-09T11:55:27+00:00January 30th, 2018|Energy, Power & Utility Sector|

ATCO announced that Canadian Utilities Limited, an ATCO company, has reached an agreement to acquire the company Electricidad del Golfo (EGO), which has a hydroelectric generation plant of 35 Megawatts (MW), in the State of Veracruz, Mexico. This acquisition continues to consolidate the presence of ATCO in the Mexican energy sector and is an [...]