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Driving motor efficiency
Driving motor efficiency

Motor-driven equipment accounts for a large percentage of the electricity consumed in the industrial building sector of the U.S. However, that number is decreasing as motors and drives become more efficient. Electrical motor energy consumption is the largest source of electricity usage worldwide, using 69% of the...Read More

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Your questions answered: Critical power: hospital electrical systems
Your questions answered: Critical power: hospital electrical systems

The Sept. 15, 2016, “Critical Power: Backup power systems” webcast presenters addressed questions not covered during the live event.Read More

Daylight, urban density, and the role of regulation
Daylight, urban density, and the role of regulation

If daylight guidelines were strategically implemented within building regulations, more naturally lit cities would evolve.Read More

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Your questions answered: Understanding the new generation of medium-voltage switchgear
Your questions answered: Understanding the new generation of medium-voltage switchgear

Webcast presentation on October 18, 2016, by Joe Richard, U.S. launch manager, Schneider Electric, participated in the question and answer session.Read More

2016 Commissioning Giants
2016 Commissioning Giants

Building commissioning providers are closely tracking the business, market, and technical trends that are influencing—and, in some cases, reshaping—their profession. At the top of the list are... Read More

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Digital Edition
Did you know a digital version of the magazine is released every month? It is easily viewed from your desktop or tablet device. The November issue of Consulting-Specifying Engineer includes stories on combined heating and cooling and economics of electrical systems.
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Emergency power system basics: Maintaining always-on power for reliable healthcare
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Online Education: Electrical design for motors
Learn all of the skills necessary to design branch circuits for motors. This course will cover single and three phase induction motors, elevator motors, fire pumps, and refrigeration motors. Not only will you learn over current and short circuit protection, you will also learn the National Electrical Code (NEC) criteria for sizing conduit and wire for these motors. Learn little known design tips to reduce installation costs, while still staying within all the NEC criteria for the design of these branch circuits.

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Low-voltage switchgear
Low-voltage switchgear

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Snap-on J-hook
Snap-on J-hook

The CJxxCat40 series of J-hooks has been introduced for non-permanent cabling situations.Read More

Photoelectric sensor with pointspot beam
Photoelectric sensor with pointspot beam

Carlo Gavazzi's PD30CN series photoelectric sensors with pointspot beam allows accurate detection... Read More

2017 Product of the Year Finalists: Vote for this year's best products
2017 Product of the Year Finalists: Vote for this year's best products

Who will win gold in 2017? Consulting-Specifying Engineer announces the finalists for this year's... Read More

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