Design http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6610/more en Why Every Electrical Professional Should Attend IoT Emerge http://ecmweb.com/news/why-every-electrical-professional-should-attend-iot-emerge <div class="node-body article-body">The IoT Emerge live event, to be held Nov. 2-4 at McCormick Place in Chicago, is the perfect opportunity for electrical engineers, electrical contractors, and plant facility personnel to get a handle on how the Internet of Things (IoT) will specifically affect their business in the next few years.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/news/why-every-electrical-professional-should-attend-iot-emerge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/news/why-every-electrical-professional-should-attend-iot-emerge#comments Design News Tue, 23 Aug 2016 16:08:00 +0000 139381 at http://ecmweb.com Protecting Conductors, Part 2 http://ecmweb.com/ops-maintenance/protecting-conductors-part-2 <div class="node-body article-body">Suppose your calculated load is 720A and the ampacity of the conductors being protected is 780A. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/ops-maintenance/protecting-conductors-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/ops-maintenance/protecting-conductors-part-2#comments Design NEC Ops & Maintenance Silver Tue, 23 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0000 139371 at http://ecmweb.com nightman1965/iStock/Thinkstock Disney World Discontinues Electrical Parade http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/disney-world-discontinues-electrical-parade <div class="node-body article-body">An enduring Disney Parks classic, the Main Street Electrical Parade, will take its shimmering farewell trip through Magic Kingdom Park at Walt Disney World in Florida on Oct. 9, 2016.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/disney-world-discontinues-electrical-parade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/disney-world-discontinues-electrical-parade#comments Lighting & Control Mon, 22 Aug 2016 17:15:00 +0000 139301 at http://ecmweb.com Stumped by the Code? Requirements for sizing equipment grounding conductors to a motor branch circuit http://ecmweb.com/qa/stumped-code-requirements-sizing-equipment-grounding-conductors-motor-branch-circuit <div class="node-body article-body">Q. How do I size the equipment grounding conductor to a motor branch circuit?</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/qa/stumped-code-requirements-sizing-equipment-grounding-conductors-motor-branch-circuit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/qa/stumped-code-requirements-sizing-equipment-grounding-conductors-motor-branch-circuit#comments Q&A Motors Design Silver Fri, 19 Aug 2016 20:00:00 +0000 139101 at http://ecmweb.com Catch Some Rays http://ecmweb.com/blog/catch-some-rays <div class="node-body blog-body">It seems fitting that I’m writing this column as we near the end of the dog days of summer. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/blog/catch-some-rays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/blog/catch-some-rays#comments Green Building Contractor Silver Industry Viewpoint Fri, 19 Aug 2016 19:00:00 +0000 139121 at http://ecmweb.com Critical Code Requirements for Class I Hazardous Locations http://ecmweb.com/nec/critical-code-requirements-class-i-hazardous-locations <div class="node-body article-body">Nothing contained in Art. 501 is unimportant, but some of its requirements may merit extra attention</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/nec/critical-code-requirements-class-i-hazardous-locations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/nec/critical-code-requirements-class-i-hazardous-locations#comments Design NEC Silver Fri, 19 Aug 2016 19:00:00 +0000 138971 at http://ecmweb.com Article 690, Solar Photovoltaic Systems — Part 3 http://ecmweb.com/code-basics/article-690-solar-photovoltaic-systems-part-3 <div class="node-body article-body">We can summarize the rules for circuit sizing and overcurrent protection of PV circuits as follows</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/code-basics/article-690-solar-photovoltaic-systems-part-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/code-basics/article-690-solar-photovoltaic-systems-part-3#comments Code Basics Design Silver Fri, 19 Aug 2016 19:00:00 +0000 139051 at http://ecmweb.com TALQ Consortium Expands Scope to Smart City, IoT http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/talq-consortium-expands-scope-smart-city-iot <div class="node-body article-body">The TALQ Consortium has initiated a program to expand its scope on setting standards to manage other Smart City and IoT (internet of things) applications. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/talq-consortium-expands-scope-smart-city-iot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/talq-consortium-expands-scope-smart-city-iot#comments Lighting & Control Fri, 19 Aug 2016 15:33:00 +0000 139271 at http://ecmweb.com Trends in Combined Heat and Power http://ecmweb.com/design/trends-combined-heat-and-power <div class="node-body article-body">Although combined heat and power (CHP) is a hot topic in the industry, it’s not a new one. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/design/trends-combined-heat-and-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/design/trends-combined-heat-and-power#comments Design Power Quality Silver Thu, 18 Aug 2016 20:35:00 +0000 139021 at http://ecmweb.com Chasing the Rising Sun http://ecmweb.com/green-building/chasing-rising-sun <div class="node-body article-body">Solar energy appears to be having its day in the sun, setting the stage for more opportunities for those angling to design and install systems that harness the ever-more accessible renewable energy source.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/chasing-rising-sun" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/chasing-rising-sun#comments Energy Efficiency Green Building Contractor Silver Thu, 18 Aug 2016 20:23:00 +0000 138981 at http://ecmweb.com