ABB’s new fast-deployable transformer with hybrid insulation of DuPont™ Nomex® combines an exceptionally high power/voltage rating of 250 MVA, 400 kV with significant size and weight reduction for rapid transport mobility and fast deployment.
ABB, partnering with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), delivered three modular transformers from its St. Louis, Missouri facility to a Texas substation within 20 hours in an emergency drill. These transformers designed with DuPont™ Nomex® high-temperature insulation can be shipped and fully energized in less than a week.
The use of Nomex® paper and pressboard helps enable a lighter weight traction transformer design for Amtrak’s Acela Express, reducing the weight of the equipment transformer by between 15% and 25%.
For more than 30 years, Brithinee Electric has been building customer confidence and business growth with an uncompromising demand for quality and exclusive use of Nomex® insulation to meet its electric motor repair requirements.
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on Conoco to learn more about how safety training and safety audits helped prevent injuries at Conoco’s North Sea operation.
Junction boxes are installed by photovoltaic (PV) manufacturers directly on to the back of every PV panel and serve as the interface between the conductor ribbons on the panel and the DC input and output cables.
Rooftop Solar System at DuPont R&D Center Serves as Model for Distributed Solar Power Systems in China
The selection of materials with proven performance and long term durability was critical to provide a truly sustainable source of energy.
Learn how DuPont saved time, money and resources when building its Cooper River site through the implementation of the DuPont Capital Project Management system. DuPont Sustainable Solutions capital project management methodologies help organizations complete projects on time and on budget while protecting the environment.
Flanders Electric provides the highest quality power products and services, including industrial motor repair. An integral part of the quality equation is the use of Nomex® paper and Nomex® based laminates.
A refinery worker flash fire experience showcases how inherently flame-resistant DuPont™ Nomex® fiber can help save lives.
Yunnan Transformer Co. met reliability needs under extreme overload using Nomex® paper in liquid-immersed transformers with hybrid insulation systems.
FMV, a designer and manufacturer of industrial ventilators, improved reliability and doubled the service life of its asynchronous motors by upgrading to a Class F motor insulation system with Nomex® based laminate type NM.
Transformer retrofit with Nomex® insulation boosts operational flexibility, enhances reliability under demanding operating conditions and reduces maintenance costs for hydroelectric power plant.
Many homeowners would like to take advantage of solar power, but installing a rooftop system can be daunting. Concerns about damaging roofs by drilling in racking and mounting systems, and the possibility of voiding warranties on shingles can be barriers.
Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation turned a mobile transformer failure into success by opting for a transformer uprating with Nomex® paper and pressboard, increasing capacity and versatility for less than half the cost of a new unit.
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on developing Process Safety at MOL, the second building block of an effective safety culture.
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on OMV Petrom Group to see how they refined safety performance.
In 2000, CG Power Systems teamed up with DuPont to develop high-temperature, liquid-immersed transformers targeted at the wind segment. Today, thousands of wind turbine transformers with Nomex® insulation have been installed globally.
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on PEMEX Gas to see how they formed a foundation for asset effectiveness.
ABB selected Nomex® paper to help improve the reliability and thermal performance of its substation power transformers.
Whether it’s motor repair, rotor rebuilding, replacement laminations or stator restacking, Darby Electric relies on Nomex® paper and laminates for slot insulation and other critical applications to ensure quality that exceeds customer expectations.
Solar panels provide consistent power output for more than a quarter century at world’s first utility-scale plant
Armageddon Energy of Menlo Park, CA, created the SolarClover, an innovative new solar power system designed to appeal to homeowners and installers alike.