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Onsite Generation – More Important Now Than Ever

By William F. Kaewert, SENS PDF Download Introduction The demand for onsite generation has historically been driven by the risk of local or regional power outage typically caused by bad weather such as hurricane or ice storm.  The bulk power grid is also susceptible to cyber attacks, physical assaults on critical facilities and severe damage Read More

Tech Tip: Managing NRG Remote Alarms

All NRG 10 and 20 Amp genset battery chargers include five alarm relays.  What does each alarm mean? How can you create a summary alarm? This tech tip provides the answers. The remote relays on NRG battery chargers monitor five individual alarm conditions.  Each of the five relays has a three-position terminal block with Common, OK Read More

New look, same great NRG

Since the introduction of the EnerGenius® NRG, SENS has made several subtle, mostly unnoticed product improvements. Soon we’ll be making more visible changes to both the NRG 10 and NRG 20. While the appearance will be changing, the NRG will remain the same ultra-dependable and capable product on which tens of thousands of installations rely. Here’s what Read More

CAT again recognizes SENS for quality, delivery

Zero defects goal achieved Longmont, CO – June 21, 2016.  For the second year in a row, Caterpillar Inc. recognized SENS as a Gold-level supplier in Caterpillar’s Supplier Quality Excellence Process (SQEP). Through SQEP,  Caterpillar recognizes suppliers who demonstrate measurable world-class performance, and who are utilizing systems and processes that support a “Zero-Defect” mentality. This year, SENS Read More

Tech Tip: NRG Battery Faults / Charging “Dead” Batteries

SENS NRG 10 and 20 amp genset battery chargers are equipped with Battery Fault protection that will prevent the charger from producing output under several conditions, including cases where batteries are excessively discharged. When this occurs the battery fault LED will be illuminated. This tech tip describes why this happens and how to correct the Read More

Dynamic Boost™ : Why MicroGenius 150 is better

The MicroGenius® 150 is SENS’ industry-leading entry level genset charger for NFPA-110 applications. Dynamic Boost is a big reason the 150 is better than anything in its class. Dead, weak, or undercharged starting batteries are the #1 reason for a genset’s failure to start. SENS Dynamic Boost system ensures that engine starting batteries are perfectly Read More

SENS Announces Complete DC Systems in 19″ Racks

Integrated systems improve quality, help customers save time, space, and installation costs Longmont, CO – September 28, 2015.  Building on the overwhelming success of its PowerCabTM DC UPS systems, SENS today announced the new DC PowerRackTM, complete DC systems mounted in 19-inch relay racks. SENS configures DC PowerRacks to customer order,  performs system-level factory-testing, and then ships Read More

Caterpillar Recognizes SENS for Quality Excellence

Company achieves demanding Gold Level status in Supplier Quality Excellence Process Longmont, CO – August 27, 2015.  SENS today announced that Caterpillar Inc. has recognized the company as a Gold-level supplier in Caterpillar’s Supplier Quality Excellence Process (SQEP).  SQEP provides the means for Caterpillar to recognize suppliers who demonstrate measureable world-class performance, and who are Read More

SENS – Inside Cincinnati’s Secret Bunker

ABC’s affiliate in Cincinnati, WCPO, recently aired a news feature, shown below,  about Verizon Wireless’ secret bunker in Cincinnati. Equipment in the bunker powers wireless infrastructure when utility power is lost, allowing cellular communications even during power outages.  The news footage clearly shows two SENS NRG battery chargers and a SENS Best Battery Selector on the Read More

Introducing sens-usa.com 2.0

Welcome to the new SENS website! It’s modern, mobile-responsive, easy to navigate, and packed with new content important to our users. Nearly all of our customers and prospects use the web for critical industry, product, and application information. We’ve built the new website to make it as easy as possible for our users to get Read More