and Electronic Engineers
Central Texas Section
Power and Energy Society
Announcements and Events
|May 14-17: IEEE IAS/PCA Cement
Industry Technical Conference
Cement Industry Technical Conference will be held in San Antonio, TX
from May 14-17. For additional information, go to: http://www.ieee.org/conferences_events/conferences/conferencedetails/index.html?Conf_ID=18155
Generator Sizing Pitfalls
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Loba, Generac Power Systems Inc/Waukesha-Pearce Ind.
presentation will include:
Methods and calculations for proper sizing of engine-generators
Examining the alternator and engine responses to different types of
Various techniques to optimize engine-generator performance.
Limitations of traditional generator sizing programs
Dealing with load uncertainty in new construction
Recognizing leading power factor pitfalls
Location: El Gallo
Restaurant, 2910 S Congress, Austin, Texas,
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
6:00 PM Social
6:30 to 7:00 PM Dinner
7:00 to 7:30 PM Business Meeting
7:30 to 8:30 PM Program 9:00 PM room closes for the benefit of long
distance drivers and early risers
$11 or $13 for IEEE members and accompanying spouses
$14 or $16 for non-IEEE members
$2 for Drinks
Student members FREE and $2 for specials,
$3 student visitors, and non-meal participants
If you plan to attend please RSVP to Joel Sandahl, email@example.com.
|Austin Energy’s Webberville Solar
Thursday, June 7,
from 2:00pm to 5:00pm, IEEE (PI) Austin will tour Austin Energy’s
Webberville Solar Project. The project is a solar photovoltaic power
plant with a capacity of 35MW (dc) and 30MW (ac). It includes more than
127,000 mounted photovoltaic panels with single axis solar tracking.
If you would like to attend this tour, you will need to individually
register online at http://www.webbervillesolar.com/index.html.
If you would like a PDH for this tour, request one prior to May 31 via
e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stacy Shook will be onsite at the tour to distribute the PDHs.
your calendars. On June 26, Mark Ehsani, an IEEE PES Distinguished
Lecturer, will giving us a presentation on Sustainable Energy
Detailed information will be forthcoming in our next newsletter.
|You may pick up your CE certificates for
IEEE meetings at the May meeting.
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