Thierry Cormenier, Author at Schneider Electric Blog https://blog.se.com Global Specialist in Energy Management and Automation Tue, 19 Jan 2021 10:37:19 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Medium Voltage Digital Transformation: Smarter, Safer, and Longer Lasting Equipment https://blog.se.com/power-management-metering-monitoring-power-quality/2019/03/07/medium-voltage-digital-transformation-smarter-safer-and-longer-lasting-equipment/ Thu, 07 Mar 2019 11:00:59 +0000 https://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=54922 A digital transformation is taking place within buildings worldwide. A few of the earliest dimensions of this have been in industrial and building automation systems. These have been closely followed... Read more »

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How Medium Voltage Switchgear Innovations Help Fight Extreme Weather https://blog.se.com/energy-management-energy-efficiency/2018/03/01/medium-voltage-switchgear-innovations-help-fight-extreme-weather/ https://blog.se.com/energy-management-energy-efficiency/2018/03/01/medium-voltage-switchgear-innovations-help-fight-extreme-weather/#comments Thu, 01 Mar 2018 14:00:07 +0000 https://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=45598 In my last post, I listed some of the aspects of extreme weather that are putting medium voltage switchgear in special service conditions affecting its ratings and lifespan. In this... Read more »

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How Extreme Weather Causes Premature Aging in Medium Voltage Equipment https://blog.se.com/energy-management-energy-efficiency/2018/02/22/how-extreme-weather-causes-premature-aging-in-medium-voltage-equipment/ Thu, 22 Feb 2018 14:00:17 +0000 https://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=45596 If you own or manage any large building, plant, or public infrastructure, you depend on reliable electrical distribution services. You also need equipment to be as sustainable as possible in... Read more »

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Medium Voltage Design: Evolving Standards https://blog.se.com/power-management-metering-monitoring-power-quality/2017/11/08/medium-voltage-design-evolving-standards/ Wed, 08 Nov 2017 14:00:05 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=42741 The previous post in this series pointed out that operating conditions are critical in medium voltage (MV) design. Extremes in temperature and humidity should be avoided as well as exposure... Read more »

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Medium Voltage Design Basics: Environmental & Operation Conditions https://blog.se.com/energy-regulations/2017/10/25/medium-voltage-design-basics-environmental-operation-conditions/ Wed, 25 Oct 2017 13:00:44 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=42112 As noted in the previous post in this series, being flexible is important for panel builders, contractors, facility managers and specifiers. Having components meet medium voltage (MV) standard IEC 62271-200... Read more »

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Medium Voltage Design Basics: Switchgear Introduction https://blog.se.com/power-management-metering-monitoring-power-quality/2017/10/11/medium-voltage-design-basics-switchgear-introduction/ https://blog.se.com/power-management-metering-monitoring-power-quality/2017/10/11/medium-voltage-design-basics-switchgear-introduction/#comments Wed, 11 Oct 2017 13:00:09 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=39634 For panel builders, being flexible is crucial. That is certainly true when designing and working with medium voltage (MV) networks, or distribution systems with voltages above 1 kV and up... Read more »

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An e-House Substation that Ushers in New Technology and Rethinks Standards https://blog.se.com/smart-grid/2015/10/08/an-e-house-substation-that-ushers-in-new-technology-and-rethinks-standards/ https://blog.se.com/smart-grid/2015/10/08/an-e-house-substation-that-ushers-in-new-technology-and-rethinks-standards/#comments Thu, 08 Oct 2015 11:19:44 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=25017 Prefabricated E-house (HV/LV) substations are a booming, fiercely competitive business. I’m talking about applications that range from PV or wind farm boxes to shore connections and data centres. I’m also... Read more »

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