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Achieving daylighting credits for LEED
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Learn the steps to achieve points for the U.S. Green Building Council LEED EQc8.1: Daylight and Views – Daylight credit. Read More

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Designing electrical systems for higher education
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By accommodating diverse functional requirements while following safety codes and standards, engineers can design reliable and durable electrical systems for colleges and universities and their... Read More

Green power roundtable: Exploring green impacts of electrical distribution systems
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Energy efficiency is a buzzword for building owners and engineers' clients. Demand for distributed generation (DG) and renewable energy sources, such as wind and solar, is growing rapidly. Here, a... Read More

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Engineering systems in manufacturing, industrial buildings
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Manufacturing and industrial facilities have some unusual engineering requirements, especially air handling, power needs, and fire/life safety systems.Read More

Generators and transfer switches for mission critical facilities
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Transfer switches and generators are specified into commercial buildings—specifically health care facilities—to provide optional standby, emergency, and legally required power.Read More

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Critical Power: Circuit Protection In Health Care Facilities
Health care facilities and hospitals have more stringent circuit protection requirements than conventional building electrical systems. Because of the unique constraints of health care facility electrical systems, design engineers must ensure these demanding requirements are met. Engineers must understand and apply circuit protection best practices especially when designing electrical systems in health care facilities.

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Specifying authentic
Specifying authentic

What type of language do you include in specifications to prevent the use of counterfeit electrical... Read More

Report: Counterfeit education is working
Report: Counterfeit education is working

Survey reveals that educational programs are helping to increase awareness of the dangers of... Read More

Your turn: How has counterfeiting affected you?
Your turn:  How has counterfeiting affected you?

Share your experience about counterfeit electrical products with other engineers. Read More

Dangerous electrical product counterfeits found, seized
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Recent seizures in the U.K. reaffirm the dangerous presence of counterfeits in the marketplace. Read More

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