Power - Codes and Standards

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

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

What you need to know about the local AHJ’s role in the design process

What you need to know about the local AHJ’s role in the design process

Ensure a code-compliant electrical design by involving the authority having jurisdiction early.  » more

Understanding the fire safety requirements in NFPA 99-2012

Understanding the fire safety requirements in NFPA 99-2012

Learning the fire and life safety requirements of NFPA 99 as they relate to hospitals and health... » more

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, Jun. 4-10

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, Jun. 4-10

Performance-based design, millennials in the workforce, complex hotels, resorts, and casinos, and... » more

Exploring complex hotels, resorts, and casinos: Codes and standards

Exploring complex hotels, resorts, and casinos: Codes and standards

Casinos and resorts are designed for fun and relaxation, but with such projects becoming... » more

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, May 7-13

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, May 7-13

Meeting NEC 240.87, lighting controls, efficient data centers, and building AEC firm value were... » more

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, April 23-29

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, April 23-29

Critical power, designing electrical rooms, NFPA 101 in hospitals, generator specification... » more

Designing efficient data centers: Codes and standards

Designing efficient data centers: Codes and standards

In today’s digital age, businesses rely on running an efficient, reliable, and secure operation,... » more

Designing efficient data centers: Electrical/lighting/power

Designing efficient data centers: Electrical/lighting/power

In today’s digital age, businesses rely on running an efficient, reliable, and secure operation,... » more

Webcast: Critical power: Transformers, uninterruptible power supplies (UPS), and switchgear

Webcast: Critical power: Transformers, uninterruptible power supplies (UPS), and switchgear

Electrical systems consume energy in the form of losses. Electrical system efficiency strives to...

Designing efficient K-12 schools: Electrical, lighting, power

Designing efficient K-12 schools: Electrical, lighting, power

In a digital age, children across the U.S. are more technologically advanced than ever—and they... » more

Designing efficient K-12 schools: Codes and standards

Designing efficient K-12 schools: Codes and standards

In a digital age, children across the U.S. are more technologically advanced than ever—and they... » more

When and how to design parallel generators How to design a grounded power supply system What you need to know about the local AHJ’s role in the design process Understanding the fire safety requirements in NFPA 99-2012 Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, Jun. 4-10 Exploring complex hotels, resorts, and casinos: Codes and standards Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, May 7-13 Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, April 23-29 Designing efficient data centers: Codes and standards Designing efficient data centers: Electrical/lighting/power Webcast: Critical power: Transformers, uninterruptible power supplies (UPS), and switchgear Designing efficient K-12 schools: Electrical, lighting, power Designing efficient K-12 schools: Codes and standards

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