Led Expo Mumbai, India (03-Feb-2012 to 05-Feb-2012)


EVENT PROFILE LEDs play an indispensable role today in all the electrical and electronic devices used daily. They come in different sizes & colors, can work with very low volts & are anti-shock. All these are getting more widely used in lighting, automobiles, televisions, computers, cell phones, city lighting, building faces, billboards etc

Hoffman/Pentair Technical Products supplied critical components to OneSource Distributors, Orange, CA and their integrator partner Custom Process Solutions, Lake Forest, CA for the development of an ETL listed combiner box assembly that satisfies the new UL 1741 standard at 1,000 VDC. The combiner box is the first 1,000 VDC box inNorth Americato meet the new photovoltaic standard certification

Staco Energy Products Company introduces the FirstLine® P and FirstLine® Pl – a family of parallelable, three-phase, online, double-conversion Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS) for 10-125kVA applications.  True on-line, double-conversion technology is achieved through IGBT and Digital Signal Processor (DSP) control, enabling delivery of a high input power factor of 0.99, and a low input current distortion of less than or equal to 3%.  Each UPS is covered by an industry-leading 2-year warranty and backed by a nationwide service program with optional preventative maintenance to lower cost of ownership.  These compact and reliable models are ideal for information technology (IT) applications such as computer rooms, and network closets, as well as broadcast studios, assembly/manufacturing lines, medical facilities, and other applications where a high level of available power are essential. Up to 8 FirstLine® P units (N + 1), and up to 4 FirstLine® Pl units (N + 1) can be run in parallel providing redundancy for mission critical applications requiring no additional hardware.   All units are hot swappable, for maximum flexibility, availability and expandability.  Dual Bus System and Dynamic Dual Bus system configurations provide an efficient and reliable power source.  The FirstLine® P and Pl requires only front, top or bottom access, so they can be placed against a wall, minimizing its footprint. Batteryrun times are best in class

According to NEC article 590.6(A) “All 125V 15A, 20A and 30A receptacles that are not part of the permanent wiring of the building or structure shall have ground-fault circuit-interrupter protection for personnel.” Hazardous locations are no exception. The Appleton 20 Amp 125 Vac portable U-Lineâ„¢ receptacle and GFCI is the best solution for use in Class I, Division 1 and 2 Hazardous Locations, such as oil refineries, fueling areas and chemical plants.

Nicor Offers Two New LED Lighting Solutions


Nicor continues their commitment to Solid State Lighting with the release of their LED Tape Light.  Nicor announces the release of their LED Tape Light. It is suitable for a wide variety of accent lighting applications.  It comes in 3 varieties – Standard Output, High Output, and Waterproof. The Standard and Waterproof versions are available in five colors – Pure White (6500K), Warm White (3500K), Red, Green, and Blue.

Salesperson Wanted


Alcon Lighting in Los Angeles is hiring for F/T or P/T inside sales. Candidate must have experience in lighting & electrical supplies. Email resume to jake@alconlighting.com or fax to (310) 733-1249

Energy efficient 15-watt T8 LED replacement tubes are now available from Orbit/UMI to retrofit existing T8 fluorescent fixtures.  The T8 LEDs feature a T8 bi-pin prong and are UL-approved.

Struthers Wells, a division of Thermal Engineering International (USA) Inc. (TEi), a Babcock Power Inc. company with offices located in Houston, TX and Warren, PA, has been awarded a contract to design and supply two sets of solar steam generators complete with preheaters, kettle type evaporators, superheaters and reheaters, as well as low pressure and high pressure feedwater heaters for power plants located in the Extremadura Region of Spain.

Based on last year’s success, Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) Chesapeake believes that the Dominion Exceptional Energy Grant for the 2011/2012 school year will carry over its workforce development initiatives from the 2010/2011 school year. They are very excited to be working with Dominion Virginia Power again this year.  With this in mind, IEC Chesapeake plans to continue its Renewable Energy Awareness Project, this time around, be focused on high and career and technical education students in Maryland Counties to include Charles, Prince George’s and St.

Nora Lighting has released a quick reference “Pocket Guide” that spotlights the company’s latest product offerings.  The full-color 240-page Guide measures just 4” x 9” x ½” and is a useful tool for site design