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  • A summary of wind power impacts on electric power system operating costs

    A summary of wind power impacts on electric power system operating costs

    Wind power plant output depends on wind speed. Such speeds cannot be accurately predicted over daily periods because the wind fluctuates from minute-to-minute and hour-to-hour. Consequently, electric utility system planners and operators are concerned that variations in wind plant output may increase the operating costs of the system. This concern arises because the system must maintain balance ...

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  • Effective Fiber Optic Hot Spot Monitor and Controller for Power Transformers
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    Effective Fiber Optic Hot Spot Monitor and Controller for Power Transformers

    Advanced Energy`s Luxtron ThermAsset2 is designed to measure transformer winding hot spots in real time and activate control of the cooling system. Choice of two, four, six, or eight channels. Direct, accurate, and real-time transformer winding hot spot and temperature monitoring. Programmable setpoints and relays with individual LED alarm indicators.