By Robert Archer · April 4, 2019 • Application-based power management and surge suppression solutions can be difficult to decipher. What is real and what is hype?
By Robert Archer · April 3, 2019 • The newly announced McIntosh MPC500 Power Controller employs thermally protected metal oxide varistors (TPMOVs), which it says are more robust than traditional MOV-based protection circuits.
By Julie Jacobson · March 25, 2019 • Leviton's new IoT Load Center is a circuit box with snap-in breakers (no rewiring necessary) and Wi-Fi connectivity for remote monitoring, diagnostics and control via Leviton smart-home app.
By Jason Knott · February 15, 2019 • Sonnen home energy storage systems will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Shell New Energies, a division of the giant petroleum company Royal Dutch Shell plc.
By By Joe Piccirilli · December 31, 2018 • Integrators must move beyond rack-level and device-level surge suppression to renewable, whole-house power conditioning systems with UPS that are fully integrated into control solutions.
By Robert Archer · March 21, 2018 • Suspect power delivery can wreak havoc on sensitive electronics, which is why SnapAV’s WattBox line of UPS power products is one of our editor's top pick in the category.
By Julie Jacobson · March 13, 2018 • The home-technology pros at Creative Systems save the day for storm-ravaged clients, thanks to layers of protection from back-up generators, power regulators, surge protection and remote monitoring systems.
By Robert Archer · November 2, 2017 • PS Audio's newly announced P20 Power Plant provides homeowners with a power solution that delivers low distortion, clean power.
By Robert Archer · September 5, 2017 • New 30-amp version of SurgeX enVision diagnoses power problems in large installations in real time. See it at CEDIA 2017.
By Robert Archer · March 24, 2015 • Canadian manufacturer Bryston has added new models to its line of power solutions with four new Bryston Isolation Transformer (BIT) products.
By Jason Knott · September 19, 2014 • Torus Power's $4,495 AVR 20 power conditioner uses a toroidal transformer to isolate the current, reduce the noise and suppress surges for large multi-rack home theaters and network setups.
By CE Pro Editors · June 5, 2014 • Standby power wastes energy and money, but there are easy ways your clients can save. For Throwback Thursday, CE Pro takes a look back at tackling this issue.
By CE Pro Editors · January 30, 2014 • Torus Power plans to show at ISE 2014 its AVR2, TOT and RM Series of toroidal isolation power conditioners for commercial and residential applications.
By CE Pro Editors · January 21, 2014 • Distributor ADI has added LifeSafety Power products, including the FlexPower line, to its slate of available commercial power supplies for alarm, surveillance, access control and mass notification applications.
By Robert Archer · October 25, 2013 • Panamax's MR4000 Power Conditioner includes Level 2 Power Cleaning, Linear Filtration and Automatic Voltage Monitoring (AVM). The reasonably-priced product provides so much payback and should be on every Panamax dealer’s client bid list.