October 2013: Emerging Markets


In society’s ongoing quest for a more sustainable energy future, there is always room for another in

Service panel makeup

Charlie Trout, author of Code FAQs and Code Question of the Day, has retired.

Modular data centers

In this digital world, we’re never far from our smartphones and tablets.

It hasn’t been easy to live in Connecticut the last couple years.

Ben Franklin already knew enough about grounding to keep the portion of the kite string he was holdi

Net-zero energy buildings produce as much energy as they consume over the course of a year, and they

Part I of this series reviewed some Code-wide revisions and some of the significant changes in Chapt

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Large or small, electrical contracting companies have a significant investment in tools.

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October 2013
With the goal of reducing power consumption of the ever-expanding population of high-density data centers, the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) recently investigated t READ MORE
October 2013
Like all renewables, solar power faces a number of obstacles in its quest for mainstream growth. READ MORE
October 2013
Like most contractors, you probably keep busy trying to sell and install what you know best, struggling to provide the low bid to get the work. READ MORE
October 2013
At the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), researchers recently released findings from a study of light-emitting diode (LED) street lighting technology. READ MORE
October 2013
A friend of mine recently called with a question about the cover depth requirement for an underground 120-volt (V) lighting circuit installation in rigid polyvinyl chloride (P READ MORE


October 2013