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Applying NFPA 101 in mission critical facilities
Applying NFPA 101 in mission critical facilities

Mission critical facilities—including health care, industrial facilities, and other buildings—rely on NFPA 101: Life Safety Code to define fire and life safety strategies.Read More

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Smart utility meters enhance utility operations
Smart utility meters enhance utility operations

The capabilities of advanced metering infrastructure offer opportunities for improving service and preventing lost revenue through phase error analysis.Read More

Five steps to success with ASHRAE 90.1
Five steps to success with ASHRAE 90.1

ASHRAE Standard 90.1: Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings is one of the main drivers used in any building design. Read the top five best practices for engineers to... Read More

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Storage battery requirements
Storage battery requirements

The International Fire Code (IFC) and NFPA 1: Fire Code need to be considered when specifying stationary storage battery systems to ensure public safety.Read More

Tying a microgrid to the smart grid
Tying a microgrid to the smart grid

Building owners frequently integrate the utility's smart grid into their buildings to reduce electricity use and increase energy efficiency. Microgrids can further lower costs and raise reliability... 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 January/February issue of Consulting-Specifying Engineer includes stories on designing for energy efficiency and fire alarm systems.
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Critical power: Emergency power

Electrical engineers must consider many factors when designing emergency power systems. Safety, maintainability, code compliance, and economics play crucial roles in determining the topology of an emergency system for a critical facility. Specific requirements for emergency power vary based on building occupancy type, facility use, and critical function.

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Smart building integrated digital lighting and HVAC controller
Smart building integrated digital lighting and HVAC controller

nLight ECLYPSE controller combines digital lighting and HVAC controls onto one platform. Read More

Analog sensor control box with built-in data logging
Analog sensor control box with built-in data logging

SmartBOX1 is a general purpose, PLC-based, dual analog input sensor instrumentation control box... Read More

Louvered commercial lighting bollard
Louvered commercial lighting bollard

TLED-ELB LED louvered commercial lighting bollard utilizes LED technology to deliver uniform... Read More

BAS for energy savings and secure operations
BAS for energy savings and secure operations

Metasys 8.0 the building automation system (BAS) provides instrumentation and control to save... Read More

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