Power - Smart Grid

Examining government, state, municipal, federal, and military facilities: Electrical, power, and lighting

Examining government, state, municipal, federal, and military facilities: Electrical, power, and lighting

Government and military projects are among the toughest challenges an engineer can face. Demanding... » more

Performing PV system feasibility studies correctly

Performing PV system feasibility studies correctly

Learn how to conduct a feasibility study before specifying a solar photovoltaic (PV) system for a... » more

Integrate building systems to improve functionality

Integrate building systems to improve functionality

Integrated building systems can connect several engineered systems within a building to make it... » more

Networking VFDs in high-performance buildings

Networking VFDs in high-performance buildings

Historically, the use of variable frequency drives (VFDs) has been limited to large motors and... » more

Smart utility meters enhance utility operations

Smart utility meters enhance utility operations

The capabilities of advanced metering infrastructure offer opportunities for improving service and... » more

Engineering flexible office buildings: electrical/lighting/power and fire/life safety

Engineering flexible office buildings: electrical/lighting/power and fire/life safety

Office buildings need to have the ability to accommodate myriad types of businesses and activities... » more

Engineering flexible office buildings

Engineering flexible office buildings

Office buildings need to have the ability to accommodate myriad types of businesses and activities... » more

Self-powered wireless technology adds flexibility to smart buildings

Self-powered wireless technology adds flexibility to smart buildings

Future trends in building automation solve many problems with increased flexibility and wireless... » more

Electrical, power systems in educational facilities

Electrical, power systems in educational facilities

Respondents to the 2016 Electrical and Power study share details about these systems in educational... » more

Arup Thoughts: Green tech, climate change solutions

Arup Thoughts: Green tech, climate change solutions

Advancement in technology, green tech, clean tech, and renewables should be a priority whether... » more

Arup Thoughts: Achieving resilient power and clean air

Arup Thoughts: Achieving resilient power and clean air

The increased use of standby diesel generators to plug gaps in the national electricity supply... » more

Arup Thoughts: Challenges for a smarter energy system

Arup Thoughts: Challenges for a smarter energy system

The many elements of a smart energy system need to act simultaneously to create an optimum outcome. » more

Arup Thoughts: Game theory balances power markets

Arup Thoughts: Game theory balances power markets

The effects of game theory can force suppliers to react in a way that restores order to the market,... » more

Examining government, state, municipal, federal, and military facilities: Electrical, power, and lighting Performing PV system feasibility studies correctly Integrate building systems to improve functionality Networking VFDs in high-performance buildings Smart utility meters enhance utility operations Engineering flexible office buildings: electrical/lighting/power and fire/life safety Engineering flexible office buildings Self-powered wireless technology adds flexibility to smart buildings Electrical, power systems in educational facilities Arup Thoughts: Green tech, climate change solutions Arup Thoughts: Achieving resilient power and clean air Arup Thoughts: Challenges for a smarter energy system Arup Thoughts: Game theory balances power markets

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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