Blogger Biographies

Ashish Patwardhan

Ashish Patwardhan

Ashish Patwardhan is the Segment Manager for OEMs in the Material Working domain for Schneider Electric. He has been with Schneider Electric since 2008, and has been involved with the engineering, management and marketing of industrial automation solutions for over 10 years. He is based in North Car...

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Interconnectivity provides competitive advantage f...

Thomas Patzner

Thomas Patzner

Thomas Patzner has over 20 years experience in the electrical industry including a start as an apprentice electrician in the late 1980’s. He is an electrical engineering graduate of Marquette University, class of 1992, and has been involved with the development and engineering of Square D branded ...

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Get Ready for New Distribution Transformer Efficie...

Eric Pauchet

Eric Pauchet

Eric has been working in the Automation field with Schneider Electric for the past 15 years and has had the opportunity to deal with everything related to process and machine application: sensors, speed drives, motion, PLCs and SCADA. This has helped to give him a clear understanding of current and...

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Avoiding the Darkness of Unplanned Downtime With S...

Jim Pauley

Jim Pauley

Jim Pauley is Senior Vice President, External Affairs and Government Relations for Schneider Electric. He is responsible for federal, state and local legislative and regulatory policy as well as developing the strategy and participation plans in trade and industry associations, standards organizatio...

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Congress Is Broken and Energy Efficiency Proves It

Niki Paulson

Niki Paulson

Niki Paulson currently manages the Schneider Electric US Facebook community and provides marketing communications support for various groups within the company. She is also responsible for the Customer Experience Center at Schneider Electric’s US Headquarters. Frequently described as a “sponge...

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Solar Decathlon: The Energy Leaders of Tomorrow

Krista Pearce

Krista Pearce

Krista Pearce is a Project Manager in Energy and Sustainability Service, Schneider Electric. She was lucky enough to start her career with Schneider Electric in 2009 straight out of Macquarie University, Sydney where she graduated with a degree in Business majoring in Human Resources. Krista has spe...

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Energy Action: Energy performance projects of Schn...

Jose Manuel Peinado

Jose Manuel Peinado

I am currently part of the Strategic Customers and Segments organization within Schneider where I play a global role as Global Solutions Architect. I define my own profile as good balanced between technical and commercial skills with a great interest for team management and strategic decisions, e...

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Lessons in Cyber Security for Oil Pipelines

Delcho Penkov

Delcho Penkov

My background as a senior expert in R&D for power systems… Over the years I have developed considerable expertise with industrial applications for circuit breakers and motor starters, doing modeling and equipment simulation, and performing analyses of generator protection systems. I have...

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A case study: Comparison of MV and LV solutions fo...

Cyril Perducat

Cyril Perducat

Cyril is a native of France with a background in engineering and international project management. Cyril joined Schneider Electric in 1994. Since then, he has held a number of roles – both in France and in China – across a broad area of the business, including marketing, manufacturing, suppl...

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Building a company greater than the sum of its par...

Vance Peterson

Vance Peterson

Vance Peterson is a Solutions Architect for the IT Business Unit of Schneider Electric, the Global Specialist in Energy Management. As a Solutions Architect Vance works closely with a team of highly talented professionals to provide cutting edge, innovative solutions for Mission Critical operation...

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Micro Data Centers: An Innovative Case of Data Cen...