PV Arresters with 1000 A Short-circuit Current Rating from Phoenix Contact

VAL-MS surge arresterThe VAL-MS…DC-PV surge arresters from Phoenix Contact are now short-circuit-proof up to 1000 A DC. Thanks to optimisations in the manufacturing process, the values for short-circuit current rating ISCPV could be increased from 300 A to 1000 A.

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Eaton’s Bussmann Steps Up PV System Protection with New DC SPD Offer

DC surge protection devicesLaunched at this year’s Intersolar Europe, Eaton’s Bussmann business now offers a new range of DC surge protection devices (SPD) for use within 600Vdc or 1000Vdc PV systems.

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Eaton’s Bussmann Extends Capability of Compact NH PV Fuse Links Range

NH PV Fuse LinksEaton’s Bussmann business, the leader in critical circuit protection, power management and electrical safety, is enhancing its line up of NH square bodied photovoltaic IEC 60269-6 (gPV) approved (PV) fuse links to include new higher ratings up to 400A at 1000Vdc.

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Don’t Underestimate Overcurrent Protection for PV Installations

PV array fuse linkChoosing and installing the right kind of overcurrent protection is becoming more important as projects increase in size and power, says Tony Garlinge-Warren, applications engineer at Eaton’s Bussmann business.

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Eaton launches XEffect series circuit breakers

Eaton xEffect series mcb/rcdEaton's Electrical Sector is expanding its product range with the launch of the xEffect series. The first products to be released are a digital combined RCD/MCB (RCBO) device and a digital residual current circuit-breaker (RCCB) with type B+ tripping characteristics.

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Eaton Presents Complete Solution for Safe Operation of PV Installations at InterSolar Europe

Eaton’s Electrical Sector will be offering visitors to next week’s Intersolar Europe event the chance to find out about its complete package for the safe operation of residential and commercial photovoltaic (PV) installations.

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Photovoltaic System Protection Application Guide

cb pv guideCooper Bussmann has worked closely with solar systems manufacturers and through coordinated research and development, has produced  revolutionary new fuse links which, combined with its range of Surge Protection Devices, offer complete protection for PV systems.

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Eaton Makes It Easy to Connect Solar to the Grid

eaton PV distribution boardDeveloped specifically to provide installers with a cost-effective and easy-to-use solution for connecting medium power solar PV installations to the grid, the new PV-DB distribution and protection board from Eaton’s Electrical Sector eliminates the need for cumbersome, costly and inconvenient ad-hoc arrangements and also ensures that the requirements of G59/2 are fully satisfied.

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Photovoltaic Sets Offer Surge Voltage Protection for Multi-String Systems

Photovoltaic SetsThe new PV sets from Phoenix Contact for multi-string inverters reliably protect photovoltaic systems with two or three independent strings against surge voltages up to 1000 V DC.

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Surge Protection for Floating Photovoltaic Systems

Phoenix Contact VAL-MSThe VAL-MS 1000DC/2+F... surge arresters protect photovoltaic systems up to 1000 V. They are particularly suitable for use in large systems.  The arresters can be used in both isolated and midpoint grounded systems thanks to their low protection level.

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