Energy Management

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: July 9-15, 2021

Read the best articles from the past week. Energy storage and microgrids, wireless lighting systems, HVAC and COVID-19, HVAC systems in manufacturing buildings and medical gas system design.

By Chris Vavra July 16, 2021
Courtesy: DLR Group

Consulting-Specifying Engineer‘s top 5 articles online over the past week covered energy storage and microgrids, wireless lighting systems, HVAC and COVID-19, HVAC systems in manufacturing buildings and medical gas system design. Were you out last week? Catch up with a link to each article below.

1. Energy storage plays a key role in microgridsEnergy storage systems can provide robustness to a microgrid installation by improving resiliency of the electrical supply and creating an ROI for the stakeholders.

2. The future of wireless lighting systemsWhat should lighting designers consider for the future of wireless lighting systems?

3. Survey finds majority of companies used subpar HVAC solutions in response to COVID-19Nearly 60% of companies spent over $500,000, 26% spent more than $5M to upgrade, install HVAC systems.

4. Specifying HVAC systems in manufacturing, warehouse buildings – Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics facilities need engineering experts to specify various HVAC and plumbing systems.

5. The evolution of medical gas systems design Medical gas systems design has changed, and is outlined in NFPA 99: Health Care Facilities Code.


Chris Vavra
Author Bio: Chris Vavra is the web content manager for CFE Media.