Here are the most popular articles published in 2009 since April; we ranked them in terms of traffic (Nb of visits) and also in terms of exchange quality (Nb of comments)

Software for electrical installation
A presentation of 4 quick & simple software useful for any electrical installation calculation such as voltage drop, size motor, power factor correction, display protection device curve, check protection device coordination, ...
! ! This article has had the highest trafic of this Engineering Blog with 26 000 visits and 58 comments !

Lightning & Surge protection
Today many designers think it is enough to connect a surge arrestor (or surge protector device - SPD -) on the grid: this is not true !
15 years of experience in the field of surge protection lead me to write that the technology and understanding of phenomena has evolved.
10 000 visits and 15 comments.

Power losses reduction in electrical distribution
There is one rule that is sometimes forgotten during the design, which is the place of the transformer and the main low voltage switchboard as close as possible to their load centre (centre of gravity of the consumers)
8 500 visits and 29 comments.

Parallel transformers benefits
I wish to present here the benefits of utilization and operation of MV/LV parallel transformers in electrical distribution. Having such experience, i will be interested to get feedbacks from other engineers.

Harmonic filter for better power quality
Every harmonics mitigation and power factor correction device has its place in the market.

How to illustrate "Re active Power" ?

The Electrical Engineering Blog is giving you, as a present, the "best of 2009"

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To conclude 2009 year, we give you some information about the management of this multi authors blog which started in April 2009 :

  • Nb of visits: 150 000
  • Nb of page views: 340 000
  • Nb of articles: 50
  • Nb of contributors: 22
  • Nb of subscriptions to the Newsletter: 1500

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