Design http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6610/more en TIA Issues Call for Interest on new Project for Telecommunications Physical Network Security Standard http://ecmweb.com/design/tia-issues-call-interest-new-project-telecommunications-physical-network-security-standard <div class="node-body article-body">The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) TR-42.1 Engineering Committee on Commercial Building Telecommunications Cabling has issued a call for interest for document ANSI/TIA-5017 initially titled "Telecommunications Physical Network Security Standard." </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/design/tia-issues-call-interest-new-project-telecommunications-physical-network-security-standard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/design/tia-issues-call-interest-new-project-telecommunications-physical-network-security-standard#comments Design News Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:59:00 +0000 49341 at http://ecmweb.com IKEA to Install Kansas’ Largest Rooftop Solar Array http://ecmweb.com/green-building/ikea-install-kansas-largest-rooftop-solar-array <div class="node-body article-body">IKEA, a leading home furnishings retailer, has announced solar energy plans for its Kansas City-area store opening Fall 2014 in Merriam, Kan. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/ikea-install-kansas-largest-rooftop-solar-array" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/ikea-install-kansas-largest-rooftop-solar-array#comments Green Building News Wed, 02 Jul 2014 15:00:00 +0000 48381 at http://ecmweb.com Adoption of In-Row and In-Rack Cooling Slow as Data Center Market Struggles http://ecmweb.com/design/adoption-row-and-rack-cooling-slow-data-center-market-struggles <div class="node-body article-body">Despite years of high-hopes for growth of the in-row and in-rack data center cooling segment, sales for these close-coupled cooling products are not producing the double-digit growth once hoped for. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/design/adoption-row-and-rack-cooling-slow-data-center-market-struggles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/design/adoption-row-and-rack-cooling-slow-data-center-market-struggles#comments Design News Tue, 01 Jul 2014 17:30:00 +0000 48361 at http://ecmweb.com Energy Department Invests More Than $10 Million in Lighting R&D http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/energy-department-invests-more-10-million-lighting-rd <div class="node-body article-body">Department of Energy announced nine research and development projects that will receive funding to support solid-state lighting (SSL) core technology research and product development. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/energy-department-invests-more-10-million-lighting-rd" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/energy-department-invests-more-10-million-lighting-rd#comments Lighting & Control Around the Circuit News Tue, 24 Jun 2014 20:20:00 +0000 48231 at http://ecmweb.com LFI Innovation Award Winners http://ecmweb.com/galleries/lfi-innovation-award-winners <div class="field-byline"> EC&amp;M Staff </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The LFI Innovation Awards ceremony presents the award winners that exemplify the industry&rsquo;s most innovative lighting products introduced during the past year.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/galleries/lfi-innovation-award-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/galleries/lfi-innovation-award-winners#comments Lighting & Control Galleries Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:54:00 +0000 48211 at http://ecmweb.com The Value of an Electrical Commissioning Agent http://ecmweb.com/design/value-electrical-commissioning-agent <div class="field-byline"> By Eric C. Sweet, P.E., Mazzetti </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Electrical commissioning of complex electrical distribution systems adds value and peace of mind to facility owners.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/design/value-electrical-commissioning-agent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/design/value-electrical-commissioning-agent#comments Contractor Design Silver Wed, 18 Jun 2014 19:41:00 +0000 47881 at http://ecmweb.com Explore the Salt Lake City Transit Authority (TRAX) Project http://ecmweb.com/contractor/explore-salt-lake-city-transit-authority-trax-project <div class="node-body gallery-body">Hidden Peak Electric Co., Inc. and Mass. Electric Construction Co. help create a new gateway to downtown Salt Lake City by assisting with a 6.2-mile light rail extension</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/contractor/explore-salt-lake-city-transit-authority-trax-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/contractor/explore-salt-lake-city-transit-authority-trax-project#comments Galleries Contractor Design Sun, 15 Jun 2014 11:00:00 +0000 47361 at http://ecmweb.com LEDucation 8 Field Report http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/leducation-8-field-report <div class="field-byline"> By Joe Knisley, Senior Editorial Consultant </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A sold-out exhibition gives this year's attendees the inside scoop on solid-state lighting </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/leducation-8-field-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/leducation-8-field-report#comments Lighting & Control Tue, 03 Jun 2014 18:51:00 +0000 47201 at http://ecmweb.com <p>LEDucation 8 drew more than an estimated 4,000 attendees.</p> Border States Lighting Specialist's Guide to Color Temperature and LED http://ecmweb.com/around-circuit/border-states-lighting-specialists-guide-color-temperature-and-led <div class="node-body article-body"> Border States Electric, Fargo, N.D., has a handy guide on its Supply Chain Solutions blog by Keeley Mahoney, lighting and energy solutions specialist. In it Mahoney breaks down some of the misconceptions about brightness and color temperature and why sometimes a customer will consider light too bright in once application when further questions reveal it’s really the quality of the light, not the quantity, that is causing the trouble.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/around-circuit/border-states-lighting-specialists-guide-color-temperature-and-led" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/around-circuit/border-states-lighting-specialists-guide-color-temperature-and-led#comments Lighting & Control Around the Circuit Tue, 27 May 2014 21:26:00 +0000 46911 at http://ecmweb.com Photo courtesy of Border States Lightening Up on Lighting Loads http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lightening-lighting-loads <div class="field-byline"> By Michael A. Anthony, P.E., University of Michigan; Philip Ling, P.E., Power Quality Institute; and Jose Meijer, Peter Basso Associates </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Electrical professionals have long observed the &ldquo;underloading&rdquo; of customer-owned transformers, which, in part, is brought about by National Electrical Code (NEC) Chapter 2 design demand rules.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lightening-lighting-loads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lightening-lighting-loads#comments Lighting & Control Silver Tue, 20 May 2014 20:42:00 +0000 46291 at http://ecmweb.com