Why Are Controls so Beneficial for Farm Irrigation?

Posted by Ron Bougram in Power Distribution

Farmers without VFDs are losing out on significant benefits.

Many of the pumping systems used to irrigate farms are oversized in order to account for any random conditions or uncertainties. And,...


How Have VFDs been Affected by IIoT?

Posted by Ben Tinklin in Power Distribution

Here’s how IIoT adds value to VFD systems.

IIoT is becoming more and more important to industrial operations. When paired with VFDs, industrial operations can realize massive benefits in a...


How Can OEMs Benefit from a Partnership with a Panel Shop?

Posted by Ben Tinklin in Power Distribution

Always take these key factors into consideration when choosing your panel partner.

When it comes to outsourcing an OEM panel builder, it’s important to consider several important factors to help...


What Makes Phoenix PLC Next Controllers So Ideal for Water/Wastewater Applications?

Posted by Clayton Taylor in Power Distribution

If you manage water/wastewater operations, this is the PLC for you.

Programmable Logic Controllers, also known as PLCs, are small industrial computers containing modular components designed to...


Federal Budget Includes New Funding for Canadian Businesses

Posted by Armaan Dogra

Here’s what we know so far, and what we have yet to find out.

Canada’s recent budget announcement has introduced new funding for businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. One of these...


NEMA vs IP Rating: What’s the Difference Between These Two Rating Systems for Industrial Enclosures?

Posted by Clayton Taylor in Power Distribution

Let’s explore what sets these two enclosure protection ratings apart.

Although the focal point of any electrical device will be the design of the device itself, neglecting the enclosure can be a...


Why Are VFDs an Ideal Fit For Pumping Applications?

Posted by Ron Bougram in Power Distribution

Plus, here’s how to choose the right VFD for pump applications.

VFD control panels (otherwise known as an AC drives, inverters or variable speed drives) are motor devices used for controlling AC...


What Are The Major Components of Control Panels?

Posted by Ron Bougram in Power Distribution

Here’s what you should know...

An integral component to most industries, electrical control panels are enclosures that consist of a combination of electrical devices that utilize electrical...


Ontario’s ICI Freezing Comes to Halt; Facilities Can Resume Incentivized Peak Demand Reduction

Posted by Tilo McAlister in Power Generation

Are you a Class A customer taking advantage of the ICI?

After the Ontario government took action to help aid in Covid-19-related economic recovery with its mandatory freezing of the ICI program...


What’s the Deal With Ontario’s Global Adjustment Fee?

Posted by Tilo McAlister in Power Generation

Let’s dig a little deeper into what you’re actually paying for 

Ontario’s electricity prices have been skyrocketing for over a decade – something we can attribute to the Global Adjustment (GA): a...