World Energy Engineering Congress (WEEC) Product News for Continental Control Systems

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Continental Control Systems Featured Product Highlights at WEEC 2012

World Energy Engineering Congress (WEEC) Product News for Continental Control Systems
Booth 326
Oct. 31- Nov. 1

Company Background

Founded in 1995, Colorado-based Continental Control Systems specializes in electric power metering and monitoring equipment. The company’s solutions are designed to provide key electrical system measurements including power (kW) and energy (kWh) through a variety of communication protocols including BACnet®, Modbus®, and LonWorks® and as pulse outputs. Applications for the WattNode® meter and Accu-CT™ include building automation, LEED certification, tenant submetering, performance verification/evaluation/diagnostics, net metering, and energy management. All Continental Control Systems products are listed or recognized by Underwriters Laboratories Inc. for use in both the United States and Canada (cUL).

Company Quote:

“Critical to efforts in monitoring and managing energy consumption in the United States and abroad are energy submetering solutions that are not only cost-effective and accurate, but provide increased ROI. To meet this need, we are excited to be highlighting our WattNode BACnet meter and Accu-CT current transformers at WEEC 2012, and to join other energy professionals from around the world as the conference celebrates its 35th anniversary.” ─ Cynthia A. Boyd, director of sales at Continental Control Systems

Continental Control Systems Featured Product Highlights at WEEC 2012

WattNode® BACnet® Energy Meter

Cost-Effective Energy and Power Meter Features Compact Design and Easy Installation

For building automation systems requiring the BACnet communications protocol, Continental Control Systems will be highlighting its cost-effective WattNode BACnet (MS/TP) energy and power meter at WEEC 2012. The BACnet WattNode meter complements the company’s Modbus® and LonWorks® meters, allowing almost any building automation system to seamlessly access electrical measurements including power, energy, voltage, current, and power factor. The most compact and cost-effective networkable energy meters on the market, all WattNode meters provide line-powered single and three phase, wye, or delta configurations up to 600 Vac and 6000 A. Supporting full self-discovery of the meter and all of its objects, the WattNode BACnet meter offers more than 50 electric power-related measurements, 64 addresses, and selectable baud rates up to 76.8 K.

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Accu-CT™ Current Transformer

Revenue-Grade, High-Accuracy Split-Core Current Transformer

Designed to be used with any energy meter requiring a low-voltage input, the Accu-CT™ offers an unprecedented 0.5-percent linearity over a wide range of the rated current (1 to 120 percent of rated current). The Accu-CT complies with the linearity and accuracy requirements of ANSI C57.13 for tenant submetering and billing. Its low-voltage output (333 mVAC or 1 VAC at rated current) allows for installation without shorting blocks. The UL-recognized CT is available in rated currents of 5 A, 20 A, 50 A, 100 A, 200 A, and 250 A, with inside dimensions of 0.75 inches by 0.75 inches (20 mm by 20 mm), and features 8-foot, 22-AWG twisted-pair leads.

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