October 2014: Emerging Markets


You could call it utility-scale renewables 3.0. 
The previous two phases focused on getting large...

It’s no secret that the global economy, available energy supply and the balance-sheet status of...

This single-story test bed rotates 270 degrees from southeast to northeast to help in building orientation design and features.

I magine a laboratory where you could envision, develop and confirm your building design before...

As efficacy, longevity and cost continue to improve, solid-state lighting will become increasingly prevalent. Falling costs have already placed LED solutions at a tipping point for upgrades in several applications in existing buildings, such as in this all-LED retrofit of a Walgreens in Buffalo Grove, Ill.

It’s an exciting time to be in the lighting industry. Today, lighting systems can alter...

Parabolic troughs capture solar energy, which is stored in unique molten-salt storage units at Abengoa’s 280-MW Solana solar project, conducted in partnership with Arizona Public Service.

With climate change front and center and efforts to reduce emissions taking many forms, energy...

Salisbury by Honeywell lightweight HRC4  suit and lift-front hood

The workplaces of the world pose multiple hazards to the men and women in the...

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| October 2014
“NECA is the voice of the $130 billion electrical construction industry that brings power, light, and communication technology to buildings and communities across the U.S.”

| October 2014
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) estimates that 1.6 million U.S. workers enter confined spaces every year.

| October 2014
As society undergoes profound changes in its relationship with electrical power, so does the need to train the professionals who install the technology that delivers and harne

| October 2014
According to a report by MarketsandMarkets research firm, the wireless-power-transmission market will reach $17.04 billion by 2020, growing at a combined annual growth rate (C

| October 2014
Renewable power is all about innovation. One new breakthrough begets another, and the cycle persists as we continue to do more with less.