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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.

Course starts February 20, 2017.
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Compact diesel engine
Compact diesel engine

The G-drive engines were developed to power the KD Series of diesel industrial generators.Read More

Interoperability to create lighting scenes and effects
Interoperability to create lighting scenes and effects

The combination of EnOcean's energy harvesting wireless switches with the features of the XIM Gen4... Read More

Two-pole solid state relays
Two-pole solid state relays

The 2-pole solid state relays from the RK Series was developed to reduce the size of components and... Read More

Explosion-proof LED light fixture
Explosion-proof LED light fixture

The 50 W hazardous area LED light fixture is a fully integrated unit designed for recessed panel... Read More

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