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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 group of experts discuss the impact that DG (10 MW or less) and renewable energy sources, which are connected to the...Read More

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Transformer efficiency: Minimizing transformer losses
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Matching a transformer to its anticipated load is a critical aspect of reducing energy consumption.Read More

Big data archaeology and the consulting engineer
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The digital footprint we create today will help anthropologists tomorrow. 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

Special report: How to leverage IBC and ICC
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The 2012 International Building Code from the International Code Council provides details to help safeguard the public health, safety, and general welfare in the built environment.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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The role of standards development in grid modernization
The role of standards development in grid modernization

Standards development is playing a big part in the ongoing rollout of the Smart Grid.Read More

What decreased R&D funding means for the Smart Grid
What decreased R&D funding means for the Smart Grid

With industries focused on efficiency, and governments emphasizing austerity, where will the... Read More

National electrical safety code to be opened for comment
National electrical safety code to be opened for comment

A pre-print of the 2017 national electrical safety code (NESC) will open for comment 100 years... Read More

Software and manufacturing trends highlighted at IEEE conference
Software and manufacturing trends highlighted at IEEE conference

One engineer reflects on his experience at IEEE's PES Transmission & Distribution Conference (IEEE... Read More

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