Design http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6610/more en NEMA Publishes NEMA MG 1-2014 'Motors and Generators' http://ecmweb.com/motors/nema-publishes-nema-mg-1-2014-motors-and-generators <div class="node-body article-body">The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) published NEMA MG 1-2014 Motors and Generators.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/motors/nema-publishes-nema-mg-1-2014-motors-and-generators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/motors/nema-publishes-nema-mg-1-2014-motors-and-generators#comments Motors Design News Tue, 23 Dec 2014 19:14:00 +0000 58271 at http://ecmweb.com Solar Power Expanding in Georgia http://ecmweb.com/green-building/solar-power-expanding-georgia <div class="node-body article-body">Southern Power has announced plans to develop a 131MW photovoltaic solar project in Georgia, capable of generating enough electricity to help meet the energy needs of more than 21,000 homes. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/solar-power-expanding-georgia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/solar-power-expanding-georgia#comments Green Building News Mon, 22 Dec 2014 18:54:00 +0000 58241 at http://ecmweb.com <p>Naval Submarine Base, Kings Bay, Georgia.</p> Solar Compromise in South Carolina Filed with Commission http://ecmweb.com/green-building/solar-compromise-south-carolina-filed-commission <div class="node-body article-body">Solar energy advocates and utilities have reached a compromise on net metering in South Carolina.</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/green-building/solar-compromise-south-carolina-filed-commission" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/solar-compromise-south-carolina-filed-commission#comments Green Building Around the Circuit Mon, 22 Dec 2014 13:53:00 +0000 58191 at http://ecmweb.com Chugging Right Along http://ecmweb.com/blog/chugging-right-along <div class="node-body blog-body">As we look back on 2014, the construction market continued on its slow and steady ride of improvement.</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/chugging-right-along" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/blog/chugging-right-along#comments Contractor Design Ops & Maintenance Silver Industry Viewpoint Thu, 18 Dec 2014 19:57:00 +0000 57861 at http://ecmweb.com Florida Commission Sets More Conservative Goals for Energy Efficiency http://ecmweb.com/green-building/florida-commission-sets-more-conservative-goals-energy-efficiency <div class="node-body article-body"> In a 3-2 vote, Florida’s Public Service Commission last week approved peak demand and energy conservation goals for utilities that keep customer rates in check.</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/green-building/florida-commission-sets-more-conservative-goals-energy-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/florida-commission-sets-more-conservative-goals-energy-efficiency#comments Green Building Around the Circuit News Fri, 05 Dec 2014 15:25:00 +0000 57291 at http://ecmweb.com Minnesota Power Seeking Solar Prequalification Applications http://ecmweb.com/green-building/minnesota-power-seeking-solar-prequalification-applications <div class="node-body article-body">Minnesota Power is seeking experienced solar developers and EPC firms to submit prequalification applications in advance of a site specific solar request for proposals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/minnesota-power-seeking-solar-prequalification-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/minnesota-power-seeking-solar-prequalification-applications#comments Green Building News Wed, 03 Dec 2014 19:17:00 +0000 56931 at http://ecmweb.com Wireless Control Systems for Smart Buildings are Expected to Reach $434 Million in Annual Revenue by 2023 http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/wireless-control-systems-smart-buildings-are-expected-reach-434-million-annual-reve <div class="node-body article-body">A recent report from Navigant Research examines the state of the global wireless building controls industry, including global market forecasts for wireless node unit shipments and revenue through 2023.</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/wireless-control-systems-smart-buildings-are-expected-reach-434-million-annual-reve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/wireless-control-systems-smart-buildings-are-expected-reach-434-million-annual-reve#comments Lighting & Control News Wed, 19 Nov 2014 20:32:00 +0000 56401 at http://ecmweb.com william87/iStock/Thinkstock The Latest Generator Design Trends http://ecmweb.com/design/latest-generator-design-trends <div class="node-body article-body">For most types of facilities, generators are typically the last line of defense when there is a utility failure or a catastrophic event. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/design/latest-generator-design-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/design/latest-generator-design-trends#comments Design Ops & Maintenance Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:01:00 +0000 56391 at http://ecmweb.com Step-by-Step Guide to Transformer Installations http://ecmweb.com/code-basics/step-step-guide-transformer-installations <div class="node-body article-body">All you wanted to do was install a 30kVA, 120/208V transformer to supply receptacles in a new office structure on the production floor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/code-basics/step-step-guide-transformer-installations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/code-basics/step-step-guide-transformer-installations#comments Code Basics Contractor Design NEC Silver Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:53:00 +0000 56251 at http://ecmweb.com EE Evolution http://ecmweb.com/design/ee-evolution <div class="node-body article-body">A decade ago, Erhan Kudeki, Ph.D, then a 20-year member of the electrical engineering (EE) faculty at the University of Illinois, looked on as student interest in one of the nation’s premier EE programs softened.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/design/ee-evolution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/design/ee-evolution#comments Contractor Design Ops & Maintenance Silver Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:26:00 +0000 56221 at http://ecmweb.com