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Selectively coordinated overcurrent protection for power systems

Selectively coordinated overcurrent protection for power systems

When designing a safe and reliable power distribution system, it is imperative to consider life... » more

Spectrum Engineers: University of Utah Campus Wide Electrical Infrastructure Upgrade

Spectrum Engineers: University of Utah Campus Wide Electrical Infrastructure Upgrade

Utilities; public works; transportation; electrical, power; energy; and electrical infrastructure... » more

Video: With Great (Emergency) Power Comes Great Responsibility: Cx of Hospital Emergency Power Systems

Video: With Great (Emergency) Power Comes Great Responsibility: Cx of Hospital Emergency Power Systems

This presentation explains why and how the Cx Agent leads the Cx Team to ensure emergency power... » more

Enhancing integration of electric and HVAC design

Enhancing integration of electric and HVAC design

Know the factors to consider when working to maximize integration of electrical and HVAC system... » more

Tackling data center energy use

Tackling data center energy use

ASHRAE Standard 90.4: Energy Standard for Data Centers guides engineers in designing mechanical and... » more

Electrical design for modern HVAC systems

Electrical design for modern HVAC systems

Modern HVAC systems present both new challenges and new opportunities when integrating with... » more

Examining government, state, municipal, federal, and military facilities: Electrical, power, and lighting

Examining government, state, municipal, federal, and military facilities: Electrical, power, and lighting

Government and military projects are among the toughest challenges an engineer can face. Demanding... » more

Emergency lighting: What’s required, and how it’s designed

Emergency lighting: What’s required, and how it’s designed

Emergency lighting is required in all nonresidential buildings. There are numerous versions of... » more

Your questions answered: Electrical distribution equipment

Your questions answered: Electrical distribution equipment

The June 21, 2018, “Electrical: Distribution equipment” webcast presenters addressed questions not... » more

When and how to design parallel generators

When and how to design parallel generators

When designing generator systems, electrical engineers must ensure that generators and the building... » more

Case study: Patient-bed tower addition

Case study: Patient-bed tower addition

A hospital required paralleled generators to ensure adequate power distribution and prepare for... » more

How to design a grounded power supply system

How to design a grounded power supply system

Transformerless uninterruptible power supply (UPS) systems operate ungrounded during power transfer... » more

Case study: Emergency call center

Case study: Emergency call center

A robust grounding system was required at an emergency call center in Texas. Lighting protection... » more

Selectively coordinated overcurrent protection for power systems Spectrum Engineers: University of Utah Campus Wide Electrical Infrastructure Upgrade Video: With Great (Emergency) Power Comes Great Responsibility: Cx of Hospital Emergency Power Systems Enhancing integration of electric and HVAC design Tackling data center energy use Electrical design for modern HVAC systems Examining government, state, municipal, federal, and military facilities: Electrical, power, and lighting Emergency lighting: What’s required, and how it’s designed Your questions answered: Electrical distribution equipment When and how to design parallel generators Case study: Patient-bed tower addition How to design a grounded power supply system Case study: Emergency call center

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