Power - Energy Efficiency

Case study: Functional, efficient lighting for USACE

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ offices are both functional and efficient, with low lighting... » more

Project in Progress: Apex Friendship Middle School March 2017 update

Building foundation walls and CMU walls are being erected. » more

Mitigating the effects of extreme heat

By looking at the mechanical, electrical, and plumbing system design strategies of buildings,... » more

Five emerging data center trends

Andy Baxter, PE, Page principal and director of MEP engineering discusses five emerging data center... » more

Solar design strategies: passive versus active

This article compares passive versus active solar design strategies and explores the differences... » more

Five tips to finance green building

More efficient architectural, mechanical and electrical systems generally have a premium... » more

Sustainable strategies for data centers

Andy Baxter, PE, Page principal and director of MEP engineering discussed three trends related to... » more

Grumman/Butkus Associates 2016 hospital benchmarking survey released

This report about hospitals and health care facilities examines electricity, fossil fuel,... » more

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Your questions answered: HVAC: Hospitals and health care facilities

The March 16 “HVAC: Hospitals and health care facilities” webcast presenters addressed questions not covered during the live event. » more

Critical power webcast: Emergency power

Electrical engineers must consider many factors when designing emergency power systems, which will be covered in this webcast on May 4, 2017. Safety, maintainability, code compliance, and economics play crucial roles in...

Your questions answered: Understanding Generator Set Rating Definitions

Nicholas Paolo, PE, regional sales engineer at MTU Onsite Energy tackled unanswered questions from the March 2, 2017, webcast on understanding generator set rating definitions. » more

Your questions answered: Backup, standby, and emergency power in mission critical facilities

Speakers at the Feb. 16 Critical power: Backup, standby, and emergency power in mission critical facilities webcast addressed questions not covered during the live event. » more

HVAC webcast: Hospitals and health care facilities

The HVAC system in a hospital must be based on high design standards. Register for this March 16, 2017, webcast to learn more.

2013 Electrical & Power Study

This 2013 study was conducted by Consulting-Specifying Engineer in April and May to evaluate customer awareness, usage of, and preference for suppliers of various types of electrical and power products and systems.

Cut the Copper Blog

Still more on ‘cutting the copper’

One evening, an easy method to scale back on the amount of copper we... » more

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Critical power webcast: Selective coordination

Selective coordination is a means of localizing...

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