NECA Show Coverage http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/20191/more en It's a Wrap http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/its-wrap <div class="field-byline"> EC&amp;M Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As reported by the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA), this year's NECA Show in Boston welcomed more than 6,800 electrical construction industry members to the Northeast.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/its-wrap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/its-wrap#comments NECA Show Coverage Contractor Thu, 20 Oct 2016 21:45:00 +0000 141711 at http://ecmweb.com Roman Hunyavyy/Hemera/Thinkstock NECA 2016: Mike Eby's Product Picks — Part 3 http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/neca-2016-mike-ebys-product-picks-part-3 <div class="node-body gallery-body">These products snagged Mike Eby's notice on the final day of the NECA show in Boston</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/neca-2016-mike-ebys-product-picks-part-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/neca-2016-mike-ebys-product-picks-part-3#comments NECA Show Coverage Galleries Contractor Products Mon, 10 Oct 2016 23:00:00 +0000 141081 at http://ecmweb.com Using the Federal 179D Tax Deduction to Cut Your Tax Liability http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/using-federal-179d-tax-deduction-cut-your-tax-liability <div class="field-byline"> Jim Lucy, Chief Editor, Electrical Wholesaling magazine </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How a confusing income tax deduction for energy-efficient commercial building projects can help slash companies' federal income tax bills </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/using-federal-179d-tax-deduction-cut-your-tax-liability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/using-federal-179d-tax-deduction-cut-your-tax-liability#comments Lighting & Control NECA Show Coverage Contractor Mon, 10 Oct 2016 18:15:00 +0000 141151 at http://ecmweb.com New Safety Rules for Large Scale PV, Energy Storage, and DC Microgrid Systems http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/new-safety-rules-large-scale-pv-energy-storage-and-dc-microgrid-systems <div class="field-byline"> Mike Eby, Editor-in-Chief </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The National Electrical Code (NEC) is expanding to include requirements for large-scale photovoltaic (PV), energy storage, and DC microgrid systems.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/new-safety-rules-large-scale-pv-energy-storage-and-dc-microgrid-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/new-safety-rules-large-scale-pv-energy-storage-and-dc-microgrid-systems#comments NECA Show Coverage NEC Mon, 10 Oct 2016 16:27:00 +0000 140721 at http://ecmweb.com Airubon/iStock/Thinkstock Cashing In on Energy Projects with E-CAP http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/cashing-energy-projects-e-cap <div class="field-byline"> Jim Lucy, Chief Editor, Electrical Wholesaling magazine </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Many electrical contractors are ready, willing, and able to manage lighting retrofits and other green projects, but financing can often be an obstacle</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/cashing-energy-projects-e-cap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/cashing-energy-projects-e-cap#comments NECA Show Coverage Contractor Mon, 10 Oct 2016 14:25:00 +0000 141141 at http://ecmweb.com Accidents Happen: Do They Need To? http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/accidents-happen-do-they-need <div class="field-byline"> Stefanie Kure, Senior Associate Editor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Falls from ladders are the leading cause of death in the construction industry, and distracted driving is following fast on its heels. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/accidents-happen-do-they-need" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/accidents-happen-do-they-need#comments NECA Show Coverage Contractor Safety Mon, 10 Oct 2016 14:15:00 +0000 141131 at http://ecmweb.com Tips for Starting Up Your Own Prefab Business http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/tips-starting-your-own-prefab-business <div class="field-byline"> Jim Lucy, Chief Editor, Electrical Wholesaling magazine </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Bruce Phillips, the founder of the 10-year-old Electrical Prefab Systems, became a believer in prefabricated electrical systems when he first started working in the electrical field decades ago</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/tips-starting-your-own-prefab-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/tips-starting-your-own-prefab-business#comments NECA Show Coverage Contractor Mon, 10 Oct 2016 01:59:00 +0000 141101 at http://ecmweb.com Eyes in the Sky http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/eyes-sky <div class="field-byline"> By Jim Lucy, Chief Editor, Electrical Wholesaling Magazine </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Utility-line contractors and other electrical contractors may soon be harnessing unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) or drones to boost profits.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/eyes-sky" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/eyes-sky#comments Business Management NECA Show Coverage Mon, 10 Oct 2016 01:31:00 +0000 141091 at http://ecmweb.com pixone/iStock/Thinkstock NECA 2016: Mike Eby's Product Picks — Part 2 http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/neca-2016-mike-ebys-product-picks-part-2 <div class="node-body gallery-body">See what products grabbed Mike Eby's attention on the second day of the NECA show in Boston</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/neca-2016-mike-ebys-product-picks-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/neca-2016-mike-ebys-product-picks-part-2#comments NECA Show Coverage Galleries Contractor Products Sun, 09 Oct 2016 20:00:00 +0000 140901 at http://ecmweb.com Faces in the Crowd: NECA 2016 http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/faces-crowd-neca-2016 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>NECA 2016 attendees roamed the exhibit floor in search of new products and to learn about the latest technologies that will drive future business. Recognize anyone you know in this group of photos?</p> </div> http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/faces-crowd-neca-2016#comments NECA Show Coverage Contractor Sun, 09 Oct 2016 17:57:00 +0000 141071 at http://ecmweb.com