Subject: Critical Power Distribution and Switching for Microgrid
Speaker: Randal Kaufman: Cyberex division of ABB
About the talk:
Please plan to attend this joint technical meeting of the Santa Clara Valley PES/IAS.
Ensuring continuous clean power for critical electrical loads can be a significant attribute and justification for the implementation of microgrid infrastructure. We will cover Overcurrent and Fault Protection For Critical Power Systems, Micro Grid switching, Arc flash and selective coordination for data centers.
About the Speaker:
Randal Kaufman: Western Region Sales Manager for ABB, formerly Santa Clara Valley IEEE PES/IAS officer
Randal is responsible for full support of the sales process including project design, channel sales management, and product development for critical power distribution systems. His expertise includes design, implementation, and service programs for data centers and other mission critical applications. Randal has broad market experience, including commercial, industrial, medical, education, government, and hospitality.
Recently, Randal has had the opportunity to work with engineers, end users, utilities, and consultants on micro-grid applications.
Randal received his Masters of Business Administration from the University of California Irvine, Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from California State University Chico, is a Certified Energy Manager, and has over 15 years of experience in the energy industry.