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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 California Title 24: Lighting a Path to Sustainability 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http://ecmweb.com/blog/resurgence-interest-electrical-engineering#comments Contractor Design Ops & Maintenance Training Silver Industry Viewpoint Tue, 18 Nov 2014 15:32:00 +0000 55971 at http://ecmweb.com Worldwide Residential Solar Energy Storage Market to Grow by Factor of 10 from 2014 to 2018 http://ecmweb.com/green-building/worldwide-residential-solar-energy-storage-market-grow-factor-10-2014-2018 <div class="node-body article-body">The global market for grid-connected residential photovoltaic solar installations coupled with energy storage is predicted to grow tenfold to reach more than 900MW in 2018, up from just 90MW in 2014, according to new analysis from IHS Technology.</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/worldwide-residential-solar-energy-storage-market-grow-factor-10-2014-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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