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Schneider Electric Unveils Industry’s Most Compact Arc-Resistant Switchgear

ANDOVER, Mass. – May 11, 2015 – Schneider Electric, a global specialist in energy management, today
announced the launch of its HVL/cb Metal-Enclosed Vacuum Circuit Breaker Switchgear. The HVL/cb
switchgear features the unique combination of the industry’s smallest footprint vacuum circuit breaker
with an integrated load disconnect switch. The low-cost solution offers a space-efficient alternative to
traditional metal-clad switchgear, maximizing desirable facility floor space, while reducing operational and
maintenance costs.