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backup power

An additional power source that can be used in the event of power failure. See UPS and backup.


A Half Minute of Backup
This roomful of lead acid batteries stands ready to drain itself entirely in less than a minute. It serves as backup power in a large datacenter between the time a power outage has been detected and the generators can come up to full speed.
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19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With businesses losing more than $80 billion each year due to power outages the need for a well-planned and coordinated emergency power system is vital to keep businesses and emergency services operating during natural or man-made disasters, and state incentive programs are effective incentives for businesses and vital public services according to participants at an emergency back-up power webinar.
The plan is to trades as bid to meet fire safety legal requirements in the existing buildings of the Oldenburg State Theatre with the following emphases: retrofitting of escape and rescue routes, renovation of lifts, expansion fire extinguishing system, new high-jerk mist extinguishing system, outbuilding with emergency power system.
GE's Emergency Power System Designed to Restore Power to All Life Safety and Critical Loads within 10 Seconds or Less of a Utility Power Failure
Titan Energy Worldwide today said its wholly owned subsidiary, Stellar Energy Services, has completed the sale and installation of back-up and emergency power system to the District One Hospital in Faribault, Minn.
NFs are also now required to maintain an emergency power system which will at least supply sufficient power to maintain lighting at all points of ingress/egress, as well as to continue operating the fire detection, alarm and extinguishing system and all life support systems.
Though the center is equipped with an emergency power system, it is not capable of covering the entire building.
The REASSURANCE[TM] Emergency Power System from Medi-products will instantly and silently power non-life-supporting medical equipment during unexpected power outages or brownouts, providing back-up electricity until utility power is restored.
UTC Aerospace Systems provides a number of components and systems for the Falcon 5X including the ram air turbine emergency power system, fire detection and extinguishing systems, the throttle control unit and the next-generation SmartProbe air data system that provides critical information for the flight controls and pilot display systems.
An emergency power system was integrated for life safety and critical care.
The company and its subsidiaries supply a range of systems for this multipurpose new-generation airlifter, including the A400M's Auxiliary Power Unit, Secondary Electrical Power Distribution Center, Ram Air Turbine emergency power system, Trimmable Horizontal Stabilizer Actuator, Throttle Control Assembly, Cockpit and Load Master Workstation Lighting.
Under the agreement, Hamilton Sundstrand will provide inventory support services, repair services, logistics, and technical cooperation for the electric power system, air management system, nitrogen generation system, emergency power system and primary and remote power distribution systems of JAL's 787 fleet.
Essentially it concerns with the work put out to tender to the following services - Emergency power system 2 100kVA: 2 pieces;- Supply and exhaust air system per device: 2 pieces;- Exhaust system each unit: 2 pieces;- Control cabinets for both systems (power and control): 1 piece;- Connection to the storage tank system: 1 piece.
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