Category: Blog

GE’s new materials and eco-design studies accelerate insulation and environmental innovation for high voltage solutions

The evolving power environment is mainly steered by decarbonization and efficiency drivers. Utilities and equipment manufacturers in the T&D industry are seeking to deliver solutions with the optimal cost, lowest carbon footprint and greater reliability. Innovation is one of the powerful ways to remain competitive, compliant with latest technical standards and environmental regulations and maintain […]

Prolec Transformers Designed to Withstand the Elements

While meeting the most stringent safety standards, Prolec GE works relentlessly to exceed the new demands by innovating solutions for a more sustainable and safer work environment with a wide array of electrical transformer solutions that fit customers’ needs and particular specifications – including environmental.  Prolec GE’s full line of transformers are built to deliver […]

Standards Raised, Sustainability Delivered

Crescent Power Systems and GE Grid Solutions have partnered together to offer the most complete selection of high-voltage power equipment for your transmission and distribution projects.  With broad coverage across the spectrum, GE Grid and Crescent Power are committed to providing industry-leading quality and reliability with an optimal balance of performance and cost. This quality […]

CPS Chosen as ISNetworld Featured Contractor

ISNetworld (“ISN”) is an online contractor and supplier management platform of data-driven products and services that helps manage risk, strengthen relationships and reduce unnecessary duplication sometimes associated with traditional qualification processes.  Thanks in part to Crescent Power’s outstanding grades with our clients and our additional use of ISNetworld’s functionality within the ISN platform to promote […]

Why Choose Prolec GE?

Crescent Power Systems has partnered with Prolec to offer their complete product line for industrial, renewable and utility applications. Working closely with Prolec’s factory in Monterrey, we manage the entire process from start to finish, communicating manufacturing schedules, coordinating delivery and following the order’s progress from the time it’s placed until it arrives at site.  […]

Predictive analytics utilize data to combat complex pressures on the power industry

San Ramon, California, June 11, 2019  GE today announced the availability of three new grid analytics that combine domain expertise with artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) to tackle pressing challenges in electric grid operations. The analytics use data from across transmission and distribution networks to help achieve goals for operational efficiency. The portfolio […]

Celebrating 25 Years Crescent Power Style

Earlier this month, our employees and their friends and families gathered for our annual CPS Fest! Hosted on the second Sunday of New Orleans’ annual Jazz Fest, this event brings our team and their loved ones together to enjoy food, music, games and each others’ company. It’s one of our favorite days of the year!  […]

Advanced switchgear technology provides high reliability

GE adds to their comprehensive portfolio the latest dead tank circuit breaker with SF6 interrupting technology for electrical grids up to 245 kV and 63 kA without TRV capacitors for short line faults. This robust model ‘DT1-245P 63′ is built with advanced switchgear technology based on GE’s field-proven spring-spring-operated mechanism, and interrupters with double-motion technology for […]

Crescent Power Named 2018 Top Prolec GE Sales Agency

Last month, our President and CEO, Matt Colosino, and our Channel Partner Program Director, Connor Curtis, traveled to Monterrey, Mexico to attend GE’s 2019 Grid Solutions and Prolec Channel Meeting.  The meeting brought together GE team members and channel partners from across the country to network with each other and to learn more about the […]

How is your Prolec GE transformer tested?

Prolec GE implements strict design and manufacturing standards for our products to be highly reliable and have a life span of more than 20 years. Additionally, each of our distribution transformers undergo a series of tests that must have a satisfactory result before they can leave our facilities, complying with all the applicable standards. After […]