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Shining a Light on Occupancy and Vacancy Sensors

Intermatic, Inc.

Shining a Light on Occupancy and Vacancy Sensors

If you grew up like I did, in a home where thriftiness was highly valued, you likely heard the phrase “Turn off those lights!” on a regular basis. Leaving lights on in empty rooms was seen as a sign of laziness and wastefulness. Over the past decade, a number of energy codes have picked up on this message, with mandates for sensing and controls to help reduce electricity use and the greenhouse gas emissions that might be related to its production.
How to Ensure Lighting Controls Match the Longevity of Today’s LEDs

Intermatic, Inc.

How to Ensure Lighting Controls Match the Longevity of Today’s LEDs

I’m currently in the process of planning a kitchen remodeling project and learning even more about LED lighting in the process. For example, one of the electricians looking over the room for an estimate noted that his company pretty much only works with dedicated LED downlights, now – in other words, fixtures that work with embedded LEDs, rather than more generic units that would work with LED bulbs – or any other kind of bulb, for that matter.
Staying Grounded: The Connections that Matter

BURNDY® LLC

Staying Grounded: The Connections that Matter

Grounding is a critical safety component in any electrical system. It provides a safe pathway for excess electrical current that arises through a short circuit or surge event to travel to the earth. Otherwise, that current could end up electrifying adjacent surfaces, creating an obvious safety hazard.
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Intelligent Power and High Voltage GCBs

ABB

Intelligent Power and High Voltage GCBs

I thought my phone was smart … well, it is. Probably smarter than me by a long shot. In fact, the phone is the least intelligent part of the device. With all the technologies packed into on small device, a smartphone handles everything from online banking to document generation.

But … have you heard of an intelligent breaker?
Moving Toward a Greener, Safer, More Reliable Power Grid

ABB

Moving Toward a Greener, Safer, More Reliable Power Grid

As the power requirements for our connected world grow at an increasingly faster pace, a more reliable means of generating and monitoring that power is a necessity. Old systems need upgrading or retrofitting to keep up with the demand.
Of Mop Buckets, Shampooers, and Technical Furniture

Middle Atlantic Products, Inc.

Of Mop Buckets, Shampooers, and Technical Furniture

Yes, you guessed. Once again, we're talking about … poke-through devices. In boardrooms, auditoriums, and other meeting locations, they're vital to ensure power and connectivity are available when needed.

What you use will depend on the flooring materials, whether the installation is old work or new construction, and the type of cabling necessary for the location.
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