Wednesday, August 13, 2014
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Energy codes and lighting in smart buildings
Energy codes and lighting in smart buildings

Successful lighting design in smart buildings can be achieved in many ways.Read More

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Power for fire pumps
Power for fire pumps

Power is a key element in ensuring a fire pump works in an emergency situation.Read More

LED lighting: Not all solutions are created equal
LED lighting: Not all solutions are created equal

Ratings and certifications help validate high-quality LED lighting products.Read More

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Lowering energy use, elevating building performance
Lowering energy use, elevating building performance

Net-zero energy buildings can be achieved with smart building design. Here are tips on how to design a high-performance building. Read More

The challenge: Tall and super-tall buildings
The challenge: Tall and super-tall buildings

High-rise buildings aren’t just big—for engineers, they present big challenges. Multi-story structures can contain a broad range of uses, different-sized units, and a host of complex systems to... Read More

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UPS system for data centers
UPS system for data centers

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