Mersen Releases the Newest Solar Fuseholder PIQ Quiz

Test your knowledge and you might win $100 gift card

Mersen, formerly Ferraz Shawmut, recently published the latest in its series of Protection Intelligence Quotient (PIQ) Quizzes. This latest PIQ quiz tests your knowledge of solar fuseholders and is the third quiz in the series that focuses on solar power.

As the market for solar energy continues to grow, the technology and equipment used to harness and distribute photovoltaic power continues to evolve. Over the past several years, Mersen has invested countless resources, expertise, and initiative contributing toward developing the proper codes, standards, and products mandated by this emerging industry. This PIQ quiz focuses on the changes in the solar industry.

This is the latest quiz in Mersen’s ongoing PIQ program. With the educational PIQ program, design engineers, specifiers, electrical professionals, and equipment manufacturers can discover how much they know about the hazards that can harm people, equipment, and investments. Participants may take the quiz and enter to win a $100 gift card. Three winners are selected every month, and no purchase is necessary. The quiz is online at

“Mersen’s Solar PIQ Quizzes have been some of the most popular in our PIQ Quiz series,” said Stephen Colvin, vice president of marketing at Mersen. “Our customers are eager to increase their knowledge of solar standards, and we are happy to provide the electrical protection and safety information they need.” To review earlier quizzes and download the PIQ Quiz Notes visit

For further details on the PIQ Quiz program, please send a request to The 2012 PIQ quiz program runs through December 31, 2012.

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