Bay City Electric Works New Online Training Registration
Bay City Electric Works recently added a dedicated training section to our company website. Here, our customers can learn more about the power generation training for contractors and specifying engineers that we offer and register for a class online.
Please review the training classes that we offer to schedule your upcoming class.
Residential Generators Will Play a Major Part In America's Future
Work on America's electrical grid has slowed to a crawl, even as the power outages caused by severe weather are on the upswing. That's the takeaway from a new report out of the President's Council of Economic Advisers and the Department of Energy. It found that economic damage from weather-related power outages now averages between $18 and $33 billion per year — and went as high as $75 billion in 2008 and $52 billion in 2012 thanks to Hurricanes Ike and Sandy, respectively.
Types of ATS and Application in Generator Set Systems
There are four principal configurations of Automatic Transfer Switches (ATS). Most manufacturers of commercially available ATS are virtually identical in their basic functions and operation, no matter which type is considered. This information sheet discusses the four types and where the different designs are frequently found in the US systems.