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Designing backup, standby, and emergency power for high-performance buildings
Designing backup, standby, and emergency power for high-performance buildings

Backup power design for a high-performance building is required, and offers many benefits.Read More

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How to simplify code compliance for lighting projects
How to simplify code compliance for lighting projects

Asking key questions will ease the process of complying with required energy codes.Read More

Designing for arc flash mitigation in solar photovoltaic systems
Designing for arc flash mitigation in solar photovoltaic systems

Rising solar capacity comes with rising risk. The challenge is mitigating that risk.Read More

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Energy generation: using various power sources
Energy generation: using various power sources

Despite (or as a result of) the economic downturn, the use of renewable energy options have grown over the past several years, supported by federal and state programs including federal tax credits,... Read More

Data center design considerations
Data center design considerations

This article provides guidelines on distribution systems’ levels of redundancy, the correct generator rating to use, and whether solar power can be used in a data center.Read More

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Did you know a digital version of the magazine is released every month? It is easily viewed from your desktop or tablet device. The December issue of Consulting-Specifying Engineer includes stories on illumination strategies and 2017 NEC changes.
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The Consulting-Specifying Engineer 40 Under 40 program honors the 40 most talented young professionals supporting the building engineering community and recognizes their accomplishments.

To qualify for 40 Under 40, nominees must be 40 years of age or younger (as of May 1, 2018) and be nominated by a supervisor, academic adviser, peer, mentor, public relations professional, project leader, or other person directly involved in their career progress.

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