Mersen to Display New Helio Protection Brand of Products at the Intersolar North America 2010 Expo

Jun 08, 2010, 08:00 ET from Mersen

NEWBURYPORT, Mass., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Mersen, formerly known as Ferraz Shawmut, is a global leader in electrical protection and offers innovative circuit protection solutions for the residential, commercial, industrial and utility solar power industry.

Mersen will be exhibiting at Intersolar North America 2010 in San Francisco's Moscone Center West Hall from July 13-15, booth number 7463 and will display its line of new Helio Protection products specifically designed to protect solar power systems.

The conversion of solar energy to electricity is a reliable process, as long as it's properly protected. Mersen offers a dedicated range of protection components specially designed for solar power generation and distribution including, fuses, fuse holders, wire management solutions, disconnect switches, and surge protective devices.

Download a copy Mersen's solar power circuit protection brochure at

Learn more about all of Mersen's circuit protection solutions at, email, or call (978) 462-6662.

About Mersen

Mersen, formerly Ferraz Shawmut, is worldwide expert in high-performance materials for extreme environments and in the reliability and safety of electrical installations. Drawing on a century of experience—and an ongoing commitment to critical research in electrical safety—it provides industrial, commercial, and OEM customers with innovative products and unsurpassed technical support. The electrical and circuit protection division provides a comprehensive line of current-limiting fuses (low voltage, general purpose, medium voltage, semiconductor, miniature and glass, and special purpose) and accessories, fuse blocks and holders, power distribution blocks, low voltage disconnect switches, surge protection, high power switches, heatsinks, thermal management and more. Amp-Trap® High-Speed Class J (HSJ) fuses, TPMOV® Technology, and the SmartSpot® open-fuse indicator are a few of the company's latest innovations.