Protecting your power quality is a big business right now. There are many choices of equipment and manufacturers. How do you know which is best for you?
The most expensive solution is not always the right solution for the problem. Both correct identification of the power problems and your company’s needs should be addressed to ensure an accurate assessment.
Here also is where the use of a qualified power auditor can prove to be invaluable. The auditor will not only identify power quality issues within your company, but will also help you assess your specific needs. The auditor can then put together a recommendation that meets your needs without unnecessary expense.
There are five basic categories of solutions to some of the power quality problems, each having different capabilities, strengths and weaknesses. The following is a list of these categories with links to more information on each one.
Power Quality Solutions
- Surge Suppressors
- Voltage Regulators
- Power Conditioners
- Uninterruptable Power Supplies