Gary Larkins

Gary is President of Advanced Power Solutions, a firm that specializes in Power Quality Analysis & Training, Electrical Safety Training & Consulting, Critical Power System Commissioning and NEC Training.
Gary has over 25 years of experience in: Power Quality Consulting, Failure Analysis & Investigations, Product Evaluation, Power System Design Consultation, Power Quality and Electrical Safety Training, and Critical Power System Commissioning. He has successfully completed over 250 PQ Consulting Projects for Utility, Industrial, Commercial, Data Center and Institutional Customers.
Gary co-developed a utility subsidiary company focusing on power quality
consulting. He developed and ran a successful Power Quality business unit within a large west coast electric utility, helping a wide variety of customers across multiple states solve Power Quality Issues. He is the principal author of AT&TWS Grounding and Lightning Protection Standard & SPD Performance & Testing Specification which stopped lightning related cell site damage. He develops and Instructs multiple PQ courses, including Western Energy Institute Hands on Power Quality Lab Courses. Gary has also authored multiple, published technical papers and presented at PQ / EMI Industry conferences.
Gary has worked with a few PQ clients include PacifiCorp, PGE, Intel, AT&T, Kennecott Utah Copper, Providence Health, Kaiser Permanente, Federal Aviation Administration, IBM, SeaTac Airport, and many others.

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