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Proper Grounding is Critical for Battery Energy Storage Systems

For grid-scale battery energy storage systems (BESS), grounding and bonding is essential for safety and performance. The goal of grounding and bonding is to achieve customer-targeted resistance levels….

Electrical & Grounding Connection Technologies (Part 1 of 3)

Proper electrical and grounding connections are a small but essential element contributing to the overall reliability of an electrical installation. Connections, if improperly specified and poorly installed, can…

How to Protect Your Facility from Electrical Hazards

Learn how to implement a complete electrical protection plan from the experts at nVent ERICO.  May is Electrical Safety Month, a time to raise awareness about the dangers…

Learn How the nVent ERICO Team Can Help Build a Reliable Electrical Protection System— From the Ground Up

The engineering design assist team at nVent ERICO is committed to helping you build a sustainable and comprehensive electrical grounding system from the ground up. Offering a breadth…

How nVent Renewable Energy Solutions Contribute to a Safe and Sustainable World

Renewable energy is an increasingly popular source of power. Renewable energy sources will continue to sit at the forefront of the push for sustainable practices in the modern…

nVent Grounding and Bonding Connectors for Utility Applications

Proper grounding and bonding is essential across several applications. The top benefits of using a grounding and bonding solution are: Safety of people and property Prevention of costly…

nVent ERICO Supports Utilities with Compatibility with Copperweld to Bring Reliable, High-Performing Utility Grounding and Bonding Connection and Conductor Solutions to the Grid

nVent ERICO and Copperweld® now offer compatible grounding and bonding connectors and conductors for the utility market. With the demand on the power grid increasing daily, it’s vital…

Utility Case Study: Energy Transmission Line Application in Denver, Colorado

CHALLENGE A new energy transmission line was installed requiring 5500 square feet of ground mesh for proper grounding and bonding of the high-voltage lines and towers. It also…

Utility Case Study: Substation and Transmission Project in Big Bear, California

CHALLENGE Several challenges were identified in the construction of a new 20/115 kV substation, along with adding the associated telecommunications and distribution lines.They also needed to replace a…

Utility Case Study: Transmission Line Application in Goodman, Wisconsin

CHALLENGE Existing transmission lines from the 1960’s needed to be replaced in a “sugar sand” soil. The customer needed an efficient-to-install, theft-deterrent grounding solution that would achieve desired…