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sulfur hexafluoride uses

Here at DILO, we sure do talk a lot about SF6. It’s our job, as the SF6 experts! What is sulfur hexafluoride used for? The electrical industry accounts for 80% of SF6 gas usage, but some of its other applications might surprise you. Click below to read more.

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Nameplate capacity is the maximum amount of rated output of a generator or electric power production equipment.

Nameplate discrepancies can result in negative emissions and phantom emissions. Read on to learn how these emissions can affect year-end SF6 emissions reporting data and how they can be avoided.

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The SF6 gas is compressed and stored inside a tank. SF6 Circuit breakers are mainly used for the protection of high voltage circuits.

When it comes to medium and high voltage circuit breakers, there is no better electrical insulator than SF6 gas. How does SF6 gas work in a circuit breaker? Why is circuit breaker electrical testing important? Are there SF6 gas handling considerations when working on an SF6 gas circuit breaker? Read on to learn all this and more.

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DILO Penguin Mascot- World Penguin Day

Did you know that the penguin is DILO’s mascot? Penguins all over the world are threatened by climate change. April 25 is World Penguin Day. Read on to learn how DILO is helping to reduce worldwide SF6 emissions to help protect these flightless birds.

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Overview of SF6 Emissions- Feature Image

Until recently, SF6 was a relatively unknown gas. Unless you were in the Transmission and Distribution Industry or watched videos of people inhaling it to sound like deep-voiced robots, you probably hadn’t heard of it. Lately, SF6 has been in the news as a significant greenhouse gas. Learn more about SF6 emission sources and how to reduce emissions.

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Cylinders filled with DILO Certified SF6 Gas

Do you know where your SF6 gas comes from? Read on to learn more about sourcing reconditioned SF6 gas directly in America instead of overseas to save your company time and money while helping to reduce sulfur hexafluoride emissions.

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