Design http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6610/more en 7 Energy-Saving Lighting Control Strategies http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/7-energy-saving-lighting-control-strategies <div class="node-body gallery-body">These seven lighting control strategies offer potential savings of anywhere from 5% to 60% of total lighting load. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/7-energy-saving-lighting-control-strategies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/7-energy-saving-lighting-control-strategies#comments Lighting & Control Galleries Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:00:00 +0000 126021 at http://ecmweb.com Spinning a New Web http://ecmweb.com/computers-software/spinning-new-web <div class="node-body article-body">As the scope of the Internet of Things widens, the task of building the electrical infrastructure to support it gets more attention. Electrical services providers will be faced with navigating this challenging terrain.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/computers-software/spinning-new-web" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/computers-software/spinning-new-web#comments Business Management Computers & Software Technology & Tools Silver Tue, 18 Aug 2015 19:26:00 +0000 126171 at http://ecmweb.com IoT and the Electrical Market http://ecmweb.com/blog/iot-and-electrical-market <div class="node-body blog-body">Everywhere I turn these days I’m exposed to the sights and sounds of the Internet of Things (IoT).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-viewpoint">Industry Viewpoint</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/blog/iot-and-electrical-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/blog/iot-and-electrical-market#comments Computers & Software Technology & Tools content Silver Industry Viewpoint Tue, 18 Aug 2015 14:58:00 +0000 126181 at http://ecmweb.com Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Electrical Engineers: UPDATE http://ecmweb.com/design/top-10-highest-paying-cities-electrical-engineers-update <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>If you&rsquo;re an electrical engineer striving to earn the highest salary possible, a move to California may be in your future &mdash; considering the fact that six of the top 10 highest paying cities for electrical engineers just happen to fall within that state&rsquo;s borders.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/design/top-10-highest-paying-cities-electrical-engineers-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/design/top-10-highest-paying-cities-electrical-engineers-update#comments Design Sun, 02 Aug 2015 16:00:00 +0000 125541 at http://ecmweb.com Highest Pay for Electricians vs. Electrical Engineers http://ecmweb.com/contractor/highest-pay-electricians-vs-electrical-engineers <div class="node-body article-body">Which states pay electrical professionals the most? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/contractor/highest-pay-electricians-vs-electrical-engineers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/contractor/highest-pay-electricians-vs-electrical-engineers#comments Contractor Design Sat, 01 Aug 2015 19:47:00 +0000 125311 at http://ecmweb.com Understanding Key International Wiring Regulations http://ecmweb.com/design/understanding-key-international-wiring-regulations <div class="node-body article-body"><p>With more and more oil and gas projects being executed in areas of the world where they do not follow National Electrical Code (NEC) requirements, it is important for engineers, contractors, and designers who are responsible for building and designing these systems here in the United States to understand the standards they need to follow when building electrical packages for international projects. Listed below are some of the key documents and standards organizations to review if you plan on executing projects overseas.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/design/understanding-key-international-wiring-regulations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/design/understanding-key-international-wiring-regulations#comments Business Management Design Wed, 29 Jul 2015 14:38:00 +0000 125671 at http://ecmweb.com Utility-Scale Solar PV More Cost-Effective than Rooftop http://ecmweb.com/green-building/utility-scale-solar-pv-more-cost-effective-rooftop <div class="node-body article-body">A study finds that utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) systems in the U.S. are significantly more cost effective than residential-scale (rooftop) PV systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/utility-scale-solar-pv-more-cost-effective-rooftop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/utility-scale-solar-pv-more-cost-effective-rooftop#comments Green Building News Thu, 16 Jul 2015 20:46:00 +0000 125141 at http://ecmweb.com In the Zone http://ecmweb.com/design/zone <div class="node-body article-body">Since the National Flood Insurance Act of 1994, new residential houses in flood zones have to have the first floor living space elevated according to the code of the locality where the new construction takes place. Existing homes being remodeled to more than 50% of their assessed value also must meet these guidelines. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/design/zone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/design/zone#comments Design Ops & Maintenance Silver Wed, 15 Jul 2015 23:12:00 +0000 124841 at http://ecmweb.com Lightfair International 2015 Field Report http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lightfair-international-2015-field-report <div class="node-body article-body">This year’s event embraced higher power LEDs, expanded wireless applications, and better color consistency </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lightfair-international-2015-field-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lightfair-international-2015-field-report#comments Lighting & Control Contractor Silver Wed, 15 Jul 2015 15:31:00 +0000 125101 at http://ecmweb.com Lighting Controls Association Takes a Look at DOE Study on Building Stock http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lighting-controls-association-takes-look-doe-study-building-stock <div class="node-body article-body"> Over at the Lighting Controls Association’s website, lighting writer Craig DiLouie shares his insights from the survey’s results. He found that automatic lighting controls have significantly gained in popularity in commercial buildings, a trend that by other measures has further increased since the time of the survey.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lighting-controls-association-takes-look-doe-study-building-stock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lighting-controls-association-takes-look-doe-study-building-stock#comments Lighting & Control Wed, 15 Jul 2015 14:52:00 +0000 125011 at http://ecmweb.com Andrew Burton/Getty Images News