News http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/19361/more en Become a Product of the Year Judge http://ecmweb.com/news/become-product-year-judge <div class="node-body article-body">As a reader of EC&M magazine, you're probably familiar with our annual Product of the Year competition. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/news/become-product-year-judge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/news/become-product-year-judge#comments News Mon, 13 Feb 2017 16:48:00 +0000 145281 at http://ecmweb.com IECA Asks President Trump to Nominate Candidates to FERC http://ecmweb.com/design/ieca-asks-president-trump-nominate-candidates-ferc <div class="node-body article-body">The Industrial Energy Consumers of America urged President Donald Trump this week to nominate three candidates</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/design/ieca-asks-president-trump-nominate-candidates-ferc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/design/ieca-asks-president-trump-nominate-candidates-ferc#comments Design News Fri, 03 Feb 2017 15:27:00 +0000 144971 at http://ecmweb.com Copyright Win McNamee/Getty Images Time to Comment on TIA Related to Splices in Temporary Installations http://ecmweb.com/news/time-comment-tia-related-splices-temporary-installations <div class="node-body article-body">Tentative Interim Amendment (TIA) Log #1244 to NFPA 70, National Electrical Code, 2017 edition, revises Sec. 590.4(G). </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/news/time-comment-tia-related-splices-temporary-installations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/news/time-comment-tia-related-splices-temporary-installations#comments NEC News Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:16:00 +0000 144491 at http://ecmweb.com Massachusetts Votes to Put 2017 NEC into Operation http://ecmweb.com/news/massachusetts-votes-put-2017-nec-operation <div class="node-body article-body">According to a recent edition of NEMA's Code Alerts, the Massachusetts Board of Fire Prevention Regulators voted unanimously on Dec.1, 2016, to accept the recommendation of the MA Electrical Code Advisory Committee to promulgate the 2017 National Electrical Code with specific administrative modifications and technical amendments.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/news/massachusetts-votes-put-2017-nec-operation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/news/massachusetts-votes-put-2017-nec-operation#comments NEC News Thu, 08 Dec 2016 20:20:00 +0000 143161 at http://ecmweb.com DOE Recognizes UC Berkeley For Campus-Wide Energy Innovations http://ecmweb.com/green-building/doe-recognizes-uc-berkeley-campus-wide-energy-innovations <div class="node-body article-body">The Energy Department’s Better Buildings Challenge program recognized University of California, Berkeley for its leadership in energy efficiency. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/doe-recognizes-uc-berkeley-campus-wide-energy-innovations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/doe-recognizes-uc-berkeley-campus-wide-energy-innovations#comments Green Building News Fri, 04 Nov 2016 14:38:00 +0000 142141 at http://ecmweb.com Seabees Repair Critical Electrical Infrastructure in Haiti http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/seabees-repair-critical-electrical-infrastructure-haiti <div class="node-body article-body">Two Seabee technicians from Naval Facilities Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Center (NAVFAC EXWC), Mobile Utilities Support Equipment (MUSE) division, deployed in support of the ongoing relief operations in Haiti. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/seabees-repair-critical-electrical-infrastructure-haiti" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/seabees-repair-critical-electrical-infrastructure-haiti#comments News Power Quality Fri, 14 Oct 2016 19:58:00 +0000 141341 at http://ecmweb.com <p>Petty Officer 1st Class Colby Wightman (Right) volunteered to assist in the humanitarian assistance and disaster relief efforts by loading and delivering 300 bags of beans and rice, in two sorties, to individuals affected by Hurricane Matthew in Jeremie.</p> Installing Lightning Protection Systems in Washington: Requirements http://ecmweb.com/business-management/installing-lightning-protection-systems-washington-requirements <div class="node-body article-body">How can I install a lightning protection system without being a licensed electrical contractor?</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/business-management/installing-lightning-protection-systems-washington-requirements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/business-management/installing-lightning-protection-systems-washington-requirements#comments Business Management News Tue, 11 Oct 2016 14:18:00 +0000 141211 at http://ecmweb.com SW_Photo/iStock/Thinkstock Limited Time to Comment on TIA Related to EV Charging Systems http://ecmweb.com/nec/limited-time-comment-tia-related-ev-charging-systems <div class="node-body article-body">Tentative Interim Amendment (TIA) Log #1242 to NFPA 70, National Electrical Code, 2017 edition, revises Sec. 625.44(A) and adds two new Sections (625.54 and 625.56). The comment closing date on this TIA is October 21, 2016.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/nec/limited-time-comment-tia-related-ev-charging-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/nec/limited-time-comment-tia-related-ev-charging-systems#comments NEC News Thu, 06 Oct 2016 13:21:00 +0000 140831 at http://ecmweb.com FERC Finalizes New Reliability Standard on Geomagnetic Disturbances http://ecmweb.com/news/ferc-finalizes-new-reliability-standard-geomagnetic-disturbances <div class="node-body article-body">The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) recently voted to support continued reliable operation of the nation’s bulk-power system by approving a new reliability standard that addresses the vulnerability of electric transmission systems to geomagnetic disturbances (GMD), which are caused by solar events that distort (with varying intensities) the Earth’s magnetic field.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/news/ferc-finalizes-new-reliability-standard-geomagnetic-disturbances" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/news/ferc-finalizes-new-reliability-standard-geomagnetic-disturbances#comments News Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:51:00 +0000 140581 at http://ecmweb.com <p>OceanFishing/iStock/Thinkstock</p> Fluke Acquires eMaint Enterprises http://ecmweb.com/news/fluke-acquires-emaint-enterprises <div class="node-body article-body">Fluke Corp. has acquired eMaint Enterprises, LLC, a provider of computerized maintenance management software (CMMS). </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/news/fluke-acquires-emaint-enterprises" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/news/fluke-acquires-emaint-enterprises#comments News Fri, 23 Sep 2016 13:46:00 +0000 140401 at http://ecmweb.com