Continental Control Systems to Attend Industry Trade Shows in Power and Energy

Continental Control Systems to Attend Industry Trade Shows in Power and Energy

Continental Control Systems, a leader for electric power and energy equipment for production and consumption, will be attending the 2017 World Energy Engineering Congress (WEEC) this September. For more than 40 years, the event has brought together energy professionals from around the world to network and showcase the latest advancements in electric power and energy. […]

Electric Power and Energy Equipment Manufacturer Announces Relocation

Electric Power and Energy Equipment Manufacturer Announces Relocation

Recently, Continental Control Systems has relocated to Longmont, Colorado. As a leading manufacturer for high accuracy electric power metering and custom monitoring equipment, the Colorado-based company has moved into a new facility that provides double the manufacturing space with 16,000 square feet. Electric Power and Energy Manufacturer After starting its roots in Colorado in 1995, […]

Meet Your Leader for Electric Power Metering and Monitoring Equipment at Upcoming Tradeshows

Meet Your Leader for Electric Power Metering and Monitoring Equipment at Upcoming Tradeshows

Since 1995, Continental Control Systems has been a recognized leader in product development and manufacturing for electric power metering and monitoring equipment. We offer comprehensive solutions to maximize energy efficiency in a diversity of industries. To raise awareness about new technologies and power metering options, we will be attending various tradeshows over the next several […]

News-CCS Launches WattNode Cloud, a Complete Submeter System

News:CCS Launches WattNode Cloud, a Complete Submeter System At the World Energy Engineering Congress (WEEC) in Orlando, Continental Control Systems, LLC will launch the WattNode® Cloud, a complete electrical submeter system in a box. The WattNode® Cloud’s cellular and Ethernet connectivity, makes commercial and industrial sub metering easier than ever. The WattNode Cloud is expected […]

News-WattNode Cloud Featured at National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) Expo

WattNode Cloud Featured at National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) Expo At the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) Expo in San Francisco, Continental Control Systems LLC will launch the WattNode® Cloud, a complete electrical submetering system. The solution was developed together with eze System, Inc., to make the energy management information and control available via the […]

Winter 2016 Newsletter

Hello and Happy New Year. Thank you to all of you who made this past year such a success for us at Continental Control Systems.We had a fabulous year with new products, new customers, and new applications. The end of year highlights include the passing of the Investment Tax Credit Bill as well as an [...]

Summer 2015 Newsletter

Hello and greetings. First off, I would like to thank you for receiving our newsletter, but since it has been an extended period of Cynthia Boyd Sales time since it has been distributed, I want to call your attention to the OPT OUT option at the bottom of the page, if you are no longer [...]

WattNode Module for OEM applications datasheet

WattNode Module for OEM Applications Datasheet A preliminary datasheet has been released for the WattNode Meter Module. This meter on a board concept is for high volume OEM applications. Designed for easy customization for nearly any application or type of equipment, the WattNode Energy Meter Module provides bi-directional energy and power readings via an RS-485 […]

Fast Power Option for Modbus Released

Fast Power Option for Modbus Released Continental Control Systems Releases the Fast Power Option on the WattNode® Modbus for PV Production Feed-In Limiting. Option FP provides power updates every 200 milliseconds, allowing for a utility feed-in response time of 500 milliseconds. Download: Press Release April 8, 2015

AHR Expo 2015 To Showcase Next-Generation Accu-CT Current Transformers

AHR Expo 2015 To Showcase Next-Generation Accu-CT Current Transformers At AHR Expo 2015, Continental Control Systems will present the latest additions to its Accu-CT line of split-core current transformers (CTs), which offer unprecedented accuracy, and patented low phase angle technology. The product line’s innovative hinged design is easy to open and close with one hand, […]

SolarEdge Launches Inverters With Revenue-Grade Metering

SolarEdge Launches Single-Phase Inverters With Revenue-Grade Metering Freemont, CA, April 9, 2014 – SolarEdge, a leading provider of power optimizers and PV inverters, is now offering a suite of single-phase inverters with a built-in certified revenue-grade meter. The new single-phase inverters will report revenue-grade data directly to the SolarEdge monitoring portal, eliminating the need for […]

Intersolar North America 2014 New Product Overview

Intersolar North America 2014 New Product Overview Continental Control Systems Intersolar North America 2014 New Product Overview July 8-10, Booth 8725 Continental Control Systems: 3131 Indian Road Boulder, CO 80301 USA Company Contact: Cynthia A. Boyd Director of Sales Tel: +1 (303) 444-7422 Email: cynthiab@ctlsys.com Agency Contact: Carolyn Archambault Redpines Tel: +1 (450) 534-9980 Email: […]

Spring 2014 Newletter

Hello and greetings. I send a quick shout out to all of you who I met recently at the NFMT Expo in Baltimore or at Globalcon in Atlantic City or most recently at the Niagara Summit in Las Vegas. All of these expositions were well attended, I was impressed with both the quantity of attendees [...]

Winter 2014 Newsletter

Hello and greetings. Greetings from the arctic region of Boulder, Colorado and Happy New Year from all of us at Continental Control Systems. I hope that this finds you and yours safe, happy and healthy after an enjoyable holiday season. The first quarter of 2014 promises to be busy as our business level grew steadily [...]

AHR Expo 2014

AHR Expo 2014 At AHR Expo 2014, Continental Control Systems will showcase its entire line of WattNode electric power meters, including the revenue-grade WattNode Revenue line which meets the accuracy requirements of ANSI C12.1, and support Modbus, BACnet, or LonTalk communications protocols or pulse output. Premiering at AHR Expo, the WattNode Revenue Modbus is the […]

ANSI C12.1-2008 Certified WattNode meters and CTs Featured at Solar Power International 2013

ANSI C12.1-2008 Certified WattNode meters and CTs Featured at Solar Power International 2013 At Solar Power International 2013, Continental Control Systems will be showcasing its entire line of WattNode® electric power meters, including the revenue-grade WattNode Revenue family along with the CTL Series Revenue-Grade, Split-Core Current Transformers. WattNode Revenue meters are fully tested and compliant […]

CCS Introduces New CTRC Rogowski Coil Current Transformers

CCS Introduces New CTRC Rogowski Coil Current Transformers Sept. 23, 2013 With its flexible design, the Rogowski coil is perfect for large bus bars and irregular-shaped conductor bundles. Its small profile allows it to be used on conductors in tight spaces where rigid CTs simply won’t fit. The UL-recognized CTRCs provide accuracies of ±1.0 % from […]

New line of flexible CTs and Revenue Grade Meters Featured at World Energy Engineering Congress

New line of flexible CTs and Revenue Grade Meters Featured at World Energy Engineering Congress 2013 Continental Control Systems (CCS) will showcase its entire line of WattNode electric power meters, including the revenue-grade WattNode Revenue meters. CCS will also debut a new line of Rogowski flexible coil current transformers in four standard diameters from 3.1” […]

WattNode Revenue Modbus meter receives ANSI C12.1-2008 certification

WattNode Revenue Modbus meter receives ANSI C12.1-2008 certification Sept. 23, 2013 Continental Control Systems announced today that its WattNode Revenue Modbus electric energy and power meter has been certified by MET Laboratories, Inc. to meet the C12.1-2008 requirements of the American National Standard Institute (ANSI). In addition to the Modbus communications protocol, the compact and […]

ANSI C12.1 Class 0.6 Sub-meters Featured at DistribuTECH

ANSI C12.1 Class 0.6 Sub-meters Featured at DistribuTECH 2013 2013 At DistribuTECH 2013, Continental Control Systems will be featuring its new line of revenue-grade electric sub-meters, the WattNode® Revenue. This new line offers ANSI C12.1  Class 0.6 accuracy compliance with BACnet, LonWorks, or Modbus communications protocols and a complete line of revenue-grade current transformers. Download: […]

Newsletter – Summer 2013

Newsletter - Summer 2013 Briefly, we have had a good 2nd quarter as we look forward to our busiest season.   Thanks to many of you who visited us at EMC in Las Vegas last month - while the local foot traffic was less than what we hoped, EMC, Globalcon and WEEC, the three energy shows [...]

WattNode Revenue Grade Meters Featured at Intersolar 2013

WattNode Revenue Grade Meters Featured at Intersolar 2013 At Intersolar 2013, Continental Control Systems will highlight its recently announced line of revenue-grade electric power meters, the WattNode® Revenue, along with its revenue-grade, split-core current transformers. The WattNode Revenue meters are fully tested, compliant to C12.1, and considered to be the most economical revenue-grade meters on […]

Lucid Design Selects WattNode Meter for Cloud-Based Monitoring Package

News:Lucid Design Selects WattNode Meter for Cloud-Based Monitoring Package June 2013 Continental Control Systems announced today that its WattNode energy meter has been chosen by Lucid as part of an all-in-one building energy monitoring package. The out-of-the-box solution includes Lucid’s BuildingOS™ software, an Obvius AcquiLite™ data logger, and a Continental Control Systems WattNode® energy meter […]

BACnet Testing Laboratory Certifies WattNode BACnet Meter

BACnet Testing Laboratory Certifies WattNode BACnet Meter – June 2013 Continental Control Systems announced today that its WattNode BACnet meter has received BACnet Testing Laboratory (BTL) certification. The meter has passed a series of rigorous tests conducted by an official BTL facility, earning the right to display the BTL Mark. For automation and control system […]

Newsletter – Spring 2013

Newsletter - Spring 2013 Cynthia A. Boyd, Director of Sales Hi all - Well despite our most recent snow storm, the calendar promises that Spring is here. We look forward to a couple of major new product announcements this quarter as we expect to be BTL (BACnet® Testing Lab) certified and expect our WattNode® Revenue [...]

WattNode Revenue Line Introduced at AHR Expo 2013

WattNode Revenue Line Introduced at AHR Expo 2013 Continental Control Systems announced today that it will be at the AHR Expo 2013 show with its new WattNode® Revenue line of electric power meters. This new line offers ANSI C12.1 and C12.20 Class 0.5 accuracy compliance with BACnet, LonWorks, or Modbus communications protocols and a complete […]

Newsletter – Winter 2012

Newsletter - Winter 2012 Hi there and Happy Holidays !   Cynthia A. Boyd, Director of Sales Thanks to many of you who visited our booth at either the WEEC (World Electrical Engineering Congress) in Atlanta or at the Greenbuild Expo in San Fran. We not only exhibited at both expos in November but marked both [...]

Cooper Controls Venergy Metering System Announced

Cooper Controls Venergy Metering System Announced January 2012 Cooper Controls, a market leader in energy management, architectural and theatrical lighting controls, announced today it is offering net zero-energy building (ZEB) developers a complete energy monitoring solution through its new Venergy Advanced Metering System™. The comprehensive solution from Cooper Controls provides complete energy monitoring for all […]

The Low Cost of High Efficiency by Stephen Whitaker

The Low Cost of High Efficiency by Stephen Whitaker October 2012 The Low Cost of High Efficiency: Selecting Sub-metering Solutions for Energy-Savings an article by Stephen Whitaker published in the October 12 edition of the Electrical Distributor Magazine. For facility managers, it’s no secret that energy efficiency is an effective way to reduce costs. What […]

BACnet Submeter and Accu-CTs Solution Shown at Greenbuild

BACnet Submeter and Accu-CTs Solution Shown at Greenbuild November 2012 Continental Control Systems will be highlighting its cost-effective WattNode® BACnet (MS/TP) energy and power submeters and revenue-grade Accu-CT® current transformers at the 2012 Greenbuild International Conference & Expo on November 14-16 in San Francisco, CA. The most compact and cost-effective networkable energy meters on the […]

Cost-Effective BACnet Electric Meter Featured at WEEC

Cost-Effective BACnet Electric Meter Featured at WEEC October 2012 For building automation systems requiring the communications protocol, Continental Control Systems will be highlighting its cost-effective WattNode BACnet (MS/TP) energy and power meter at WEEC 2012. The BACnet WattNode meter complements the company’s Modbus® and LonWorks® meters, allowing almost any building automation system to seamlessly access […]

Newsletter – Fall 2012

Newsletter - Fall 2012 Hi there.    Cynthia A. Boyd, Director of Sales Thank you all for your feedback on our last newsletter. While we continue to add content to our website, we will also attempt to provide you with product updates, product releases and current news in this quarterly update. As you see, this Fall [...]

Accu-CT Now Shipping with Revenue-Grade Options

Accu-CT Now Shipping with Revenue-Grade Options Continental Control Systems announced today that the company has begun shipping its Accu-CT™ high-accuracy, revenue-grade split-core current transformers (CTs). With linearity better than 0.5% over the range of 1% to 120% of the rated current, the Accu-CT complies with the accuracy requirements of IEEE C57.13 class 1.2 and class […]

WattNode BACnet Meter Tested at PlugFest

WattNode BACnet Meter Tested at PlugFest 2011 Continental Control Systems, LLC brought its new WattNode® energy and power meter for BACnet® to the International PlugFest 2011 in Atlanta Georgia in November, 2011. In a key developmental milestone, the WattNode BACnet was successfully tested for reliability and compatibility with other BACnet devices. This has been done […]

JACE Platform Integration Demo at Niagara Summit

News:WattNode Meter/JACE Platform Integration Demo at Niagara Summit 2012 2012 A free JAR file download is now available that facilitate the integration WattNode® energy and power meters with Tridium’s JACE® controller/server platform for the Niagara Framework. A real-time demonstration of this powerful tool will be given at the Niagara Summit, April 29 through May 1. […]

Internet Based Wireless kWh Monitoring System Released

Internet Based Wireless kWh Monitoring System Released September 2012 Wireless energy monitoring is now available from Energy Resource Products (ERP). Utilizing the Advanced Pulse WattNode® kWh energy meter and Accu-CT™ revenue-grade current transformer, ERP’s Sentry Online Monitoring System makes real-time monitoring, notification, and reporting accessible from any Internet-connected computer or smartphone. Download: Press Release September […]

Newsletter – Summer 2012

Newsletter - Summer 2012 New Release!  WattNode® for BACnet®  The BACnet version of the WattNode Energy and Power Meter is now available. For building automation systems requiring the BACnet communications protocol,the new BACnet WattNode meter complements the company's Modbus® and LonWorks® meters, allowing almost any building automation system to seamlessly access electrical measurements including power, energy, [...]

WattNode for LonWorks – Option PT

WattNode for LonWorks – Option PT On November 23rd, 2011, Continental Control Systems released Option PT (Potential Transformer) for the WattNode® for LonWorks® product line. This provides enhanced support for potential transformers by adding a PT ratio configuration to the meter. Based on the configured PT ratio, the WattNode meter automatically scales the reported voltages, […]

WattNode Logger Wins LonMark’s Certified Device of the Year Award

WattNode® Logger Wins LonMark’s® Certified Device of the Year Award! January_2009 “The 2008 LonMark Certified Device of the Year award was awarded to Continental Control Systems for the WattNode Logger. The WattNode Logger provides real-time monitoring of electric power and metering of electric energy. It can be used as part of a LonWorks network or […]

Small Box Energy’s Chameleon System Brings Energy Savings to Restaurants

Small Box Energy’s Chameleon System Brings Energy Savings to Restaurants April 2012 Small Box Energy™ has integrated the WattNode® Plus energy meter and the Accu-CT™ revenue-grade current transformers into its comprehensive Chameleon energy management solution used by small box retail stores, convenience stores, and quick service, fast casual, and casual dining restaurants. By optimizing high […]

Accu-CT Released

Accu-CT Released The new Accu-CT series of revenue grade current transformers has been released. These exceptionally high-accuracy, 0.75” (20mm) opening CTs are available in six full scale current ranges from 5 amps to 250 amps. Meets IEEE/ANSI C57.13 class 1.2 accuracy or optionally class 0.6! IEEE C57.13 accuracy over full temperature range and down to […]

LEED Certification White Paper

LEED Certification White Paper July 2011 Sub-Metering a Hotel for LEED Certification, Energy Systems Measurement and Verification This white paper examines LEED® certification at the Proximity™ Hotel in Greensboro, North Carolina. Special thanks to Dr. Peter Rojeski, Measurement & Verification Services, Dave Adams, Adams Environmental, and the Proximity Hotel, Greensboro, NC. Summary: Sub-Metering a Hotel […]

WattNode Modbus Update

WattNode Modbus Update November 2010 Continental Control Systems LLC is pleased to announce an update to our WattNode® Modbus meter. This update includes switching to 100% RoHS (lead-free) production for all WattNode Modbus models. We have also added new feature options and firmware enhancements. For a detailed list of firmware changes, see WattNode Modbus Firmware […]

WattNode Modbus Released

News:WattNode Modbus Released – October 2008 Continental Control Systems specializes in designing and manufacturing the WattNode® AC power and energy meters. Available products include BACnet®, Modbus®, LonWorks® networked, multi-function meters, pulse-output watt-hour transducers, and current transformers. Applications include energy management, building automation, tenant sub-metering, end-use metering, equipment performance monitoring, verification, evaluation, and diagnostics. WattNode Modbus […]