Wednesday, November 25, 2015
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Modeling building lighting systems
Modeling building lighting systems

Familiarity with building energy modeling techniques and software is crucial for designing code-compliant buildings. Lighting designers should consider the various tools available when designing new- or existing-building lighting systems.Read More

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Your questions answered: Circuit protection in health care facilities
Your questions answered: Circuit protection in health care facilities

Designing electrical systems for health care facilities—especially hospitals—is more demanding than for conventional buildings because the stakes are so high.Read More

Taking BIM to the next level
Taking BIM to the next level

Electrical engineers are being pushed toward using BIM.Read More

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Lighting and the energy codes
Lighting and the energy codes

Engineers have many resources when designing energy-efficient lighting in nonresidential buildings. Lighting designers do not have to sacrifice quality or reduce lighting levels just to meet energy... Read More

Redundancy ensures continuous power
Redundancy ensures continuous power

Serving customers worldwide necessitates the need for continuous business operations—even in the event of an outage.Read More

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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 a salary survey and automation and controls for HVAC systems.
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Consulting-Specifying Engineer offers you the opportunity to view webcasts on-demand for valuable information and AIA CES approved Learning Units on participating webcasts. View recent webcasts on topics such as “Retrofitting HVAC systems in existing buildings” and “Critical power: Circuit protection in health care facilities.” Learn more.
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Consulting-Specifying Engineer 2015 Lighting and Lighting Controls Study
Respondents to the Consulting-Specifying Engineer 2015 Lighting and Lighting Controls Study identified seven high-level findings on topics such as:

  • Lighting technologies

  • Writing specifications

  • Current challenges

  • Payback periods

  • Total annual revenue

  • Future challenges

  • Design factors

  • Access the full 2015 Lighting and Lighting Controls Study to view additional key trends and findings.
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