July 15, 2019
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The Petrotech Solution to New York’s NOx Emissions Limits

NOx, or nitrogen oxides, is a term used to describe a family of seven chemical compounds made up of various combinations of nitrogen and oxygen that […]
June 25, 2019
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Why Is the IEC 61131 the Standard Programming Language in Open Architecture Control Systems?

First released in 1993, the International Electrotechnical Commission’s IEC 61131 programming standard remains a key element in the programmable logic controllers (PLCs) used in a variety […]
June 10, 2019
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The Difference Between Isochronous and Droop Control Modes

The main difference between droop and isochronous control modes lies in their relationship to frequency. In isochronous mode, generators maintain a constant frequency, whereas droop mode […]
May 20, 2019
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Turbomachinery Control Solutions: Building an Effective TCS

A mechanical engineering term, “turbomachinery” describes machines that transfer energy between a rotor and a liquid or gas. Turbines and compressors both fall into this category. […]