Electrical, Lighting - Energy Efficiency

Best practices for HVAC and lighting controls integration

Follow these best practices to successfully integrate lighting and HVAC systems while also ensuring... » more

Certifying data centers

A new standard,UL 3223, creates a baseline for all of a data center’s elements.  » more

How to design electrical rooms

Electrical engineers should coordinate with mechanical engineers, architects, structural engineers,... » more

Case study: Planning electrical rooms with the future in mind

New construction and renovations at Froedtert Hospital required careful consideration of the... » more

The sustainability case for timber structures in building design

Timber is a sustainable, and realistically attainable, material with which to build modern... » more

Implementing NFPA 101 in hospitals

NFPA 101: Life Safety Code is a reference used for strategies to protect people based on building... » more

Webcast: Generator Set Sizing and Specification

This presentation is designed to educate consulting specifying engineers regarding the various...

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, February 26-March 4

Arc flash mitigation in solar systems, critical power webcast unanswered questions, NFPA 101 in... » more

Your questions answered: Critical power: Motors, variable frequency drives, and variable speed drives

The Feb. 22, 2018, “Critical power: Motors, variable frequency drives (VFDs), and variable speed... » more

Working together toward a sustainable world

Engineers and companies need to think about and advocate the short- and long-term business benefits... » more

Webcast: Critical power: Motors, variable frequency drives (VFDs), and variable speed drives

Engineers must understand how the components in the systems they design use power and how they can...

How a sustainability approach helped Washington, D.C., achieve LEED Platinum as a city

Washington, D.C., earned the distinction of becoming the world's first Leadership in Energy and... » more

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, Feb. 12-18

Overlooked ASHRAE requirements, designing backup power systems, changes to NEC, simplifying... » 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.

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