Wednesday, October 19, 2016
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Energy code advancements for power systems
Energy code advancements for power systems

Over the last 10 years, dedicated energy codes have been supplementing standard building codes, with lighting systems and controls dominating code sections related to building electrical systems. Energy losses and occupant consumption of power system components in commercial buildings pale in comparison to that of...Read More

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Managing increased transformer inrush current
Managing increased transformer inrush current

The Department of Energy’s 2016 efficiency standards change transformer efficiency requirements. Read More

Applying NFPA 75 in data centers
Applying NFPA 75 in data centers

NFPA 75: Standard for the Fire Protection of Information Technology (IT) Equipment covers the requirements for the protection of IT equipment from fire damage. The current edition (2013) has not been... Read More

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Getting analytical on labs
Getting analytical on labs

This article summarizes trends and considerations to be mindful in relation to the physical environment in which analytical labs operate.Read More

Analyzing nontraditional HVAC systems
Analyzing nontraditional HVAC systems

Incorporating set thermal comfort criteria provides many benefits while increasing the use of high-performance HVAC systems for energy reduction.Read More

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