Consulting-Specifying Engineer most viewed content: June 2024

Read the best content from June 2024 that covers topics including fluid technology, kinetic energy storage and greenhouse gas emissions

By Anna Steingruber July 1, 2024
An example of an indirect evaporative cooling system: Courtesy: Affiliated Engineers, Inc.

Read the best Consulting-Specifying Engineer content from June 2024 that covers topics including fluid technology, kinetic energy storage and greenhouse gas emissions

1. Using fluid technology to address cooling limitations in data centers

There has been an increased focus on unique cooling solutions for data centers to address the limitations of traditional systems as they house more powerful servers

2. Kinetic energy storage: What to know about a dynamic UPS

Dynamic uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) can be used in place of static UPSs, creating smaller, more efficient power solutions

3. How to integrate greenhouse gas emissions in low carbon building design

Considering total greenhouse gas emissions is becoming more important in selecting HVAC systems for low carbon building design

4. Learn to specify pressure-regulating devices in water-based fire protection

Pressure-regulating devices are required to maintain safe system working pressures

5. Ten things to know about ASHRAE 90.1-2022 updates

Building on the momentum of previous editions, ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2022 is leading the way toward renewable energy and decarbonization in commercial buildings

6. Know specific, unique applications of generators in mission critical facilities

Electrical engineers should consider many factors when selecting generators and generator systems for mission critical facilities

7. Five best practices for integrating renewable energy in commercial building design

Incorporating renewable energy into commercial building design is essential for sustainability and efficiency. Five best practices are highlighted on how to achieve this

8. Lighting control for luxury hospitality: A guide for electrical engineers

Sophisticated lighting controls and connected analytics can enhance guest experiences at luxury hospitality venues

9. Remote testing: Advancing technology in fire damper installations

NFPA 80 and 105 require life safety damper testing, which can be accomplished through remote means

10. How to specify emergency lighting controls under new standards

Understand how to approach revised UL listing requirements when specifying emergency lighting controls

Author Bio: Associate editor, CFE Media and Technology