TÜV Rheinland Offers Fire Testing Services Per Latest UL 1703 Requirements

TÜV Rheinland offers the UL 1703 testing and certification services to manufacturers of building integrated photovoltaic modules (BiPV), rack-mounted photovoltaic (PV) modules and mounting systems in conjunction with the 2014 revision of the standard, which introduces new PV module fire type classification and system rating tests. read more ...read more From: Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine     

T-Codes in Hazardous (Classified) Locations

When using electrical equipment in classified areas, such as lighting fixtures in Class I, Div. 2 locations, it's an NEC requirement that the surface temperature of the fixture doesn't exceed 80% of the autoignition temperature (AIT) of the gas or vapor involved, or shall be marked with a temperature code ...read more From: Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine     

NECA 2014: Mike Eby's Product Picks — Part 2

Mike Eby selects another batch of products that caught his attention at this year's NECA show read more ...read more From: Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine     

Compact reciprocating saw

Measuring 14.5 in. long and weighing 5 lb, the DCS387 20V MAX* Li-ion reciprocating saw allows users to make controlled overhead cuts read more ...read more From: Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine     

Testing Your Cable IQ

Do you know the allowable cable types for this type of installation? read more ...read more From: Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine     

TÜV Rheinland Offers Fire Testing Services Per Latest UL 1703 Requirements

September 30th, 2014 by

TÜV Rheinland offers the UL 1703 testing and certification services to manufacturers of building integrated photovoltaic modules (BiPV), rack-mounted photovoltaic (PV) modules and mounting systems in conjunction with the 2014 revision of the standard, which introduces new PV module fire type classification and system rating tests. read more ...read more From: Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine     

T-Codes in Hazardous (Classified) Locations

September 30th, 2014 by

When using electrical equipment in classified areas, such as lighting fixtures in Class I, Div. 2 locations, it's an NEC requirement that the surface temperature of the fixture doesn't exceed 80% of the autoignition temperature (AIT) of the gas or vapor involved, or shall be marked with a temperature code Read More...

NECA 2014: Mike Eby's Product Picks — Part 2

September 30th, 2014 by

Mike Eby selects another batch of products that caught his attention at this year's NECA show read more ...read more From: Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine     

Compact reciprocating saw

September 30th, 2014 by

Measuring 14.5 in. long and weighing 5 lb, the DCS387 20V MAX* Li-ion reciprocating saw allows users to make controlled overhead cuts read more ...read more From: Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine     

Testing Your Cable IQ

September 30th, 2014 by

Do you know the allowable cable types for this type of installation? read more ...read more From: Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine     

Emerson Network Power to Open Latest Critical Advantage Webcast Series With Panel Discussion of Data Center 2025

September 30th, 2014 by

Emerson Network Power will feature a panel of industry experts discussing findings from Emerson's Data Center 2025 recent report, Oct. 15 at 1 p.m. Eastern/10 a.m. Pacific. ...read more From: Emerson - Liebert    

Five Ways a Power Outage Can Cost You Money

September 29th, 2014 by

Generac encourages consumers to be prepared for power outages during storm season WAUKESHA, Wis., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite increases in their frequency and severity, many people who have never experienced a power outage still view outages as merely inconvenient. But they are more than inconvenient; they leave homeowners unable Read More...

Westinghouse Launches New Outage Control Center

September 29th, 2014 by

Westinghouse Electric Company has announced the opening of the company's first outage control center to provide vital central monitoring and response to its utility customers' outage operations at U.S. nuclear power plant sites. read more ...read more From: Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine     

SCE Unveils Largest Battery Energy Storage Project in North America

September 29th, 2014 by

For Southern California Edison (SCE), building a smarter grid started many years ago with smart meters and upgrades in distribution equipment. read more ...read more From: Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine     

Video Gallery: Lutron's New Controls

September 29th, 2014 by

Video demonstrations of the new Grafik T, Caseta and read more ...read more From: Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine