Design en 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Design News Tue, 23 Aug 2016 16:08:00 +0000 139381 at 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Design NEC Ops & Maintenance Silver Tue, 23 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0000 139371 at nightman1965/iStock/Thinkstock 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lighting & Control Mon, 22 Aug 2016 17:15:00 +0000 139301 at Stumped by the Code? Requirements for sizing equipment grounding conductors to a 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Q&A Motors Design Silver Fri, 19 Aug 2016 20:00:00 +0000 139101 at 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Green Building Contractor Silver Industry Viewpoint Fri, 19 Aug 2016 19:00:00 +0000 139121 at Critical Code Requirements for 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Design NEC Silver Fri, 19 Aug 2016 19:00:00 +0000 138971 at 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Code Basics Design Silver Fri, 19 Aug 2016 19:00:00 +0000 139051 at TALQ Consortium Expands Scope to 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lighting & Control Fri, 19 Aug 2016 15:33:00 +0000 139271 at Trends in 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Design Power Quality Silver Thu, 18 Aug 2016 20:35:00 +0000 139021 at Chasing the 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Energy Efficiency Green Building Contractor Silver Thu, 18 Aug 2016 20:23:00 +0000 138981 at