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Current Transformers – and How to Protect Them

Milbank Manufacturing Co.

Current Transformers – and How to Protect Them

Once upon a time, the only reason building codes addressed electrical metering was to enable local utility billing efforts. Today, though, metering is seen as a critical tool in efforts to boost our buildings’ energy efficiency. With the understanding that we can’t manage what we don’t measure, the latest energy standards are calling for greater use of submetering of individual building systems – and that means even greater use of current transformers (CTs).
3D Printed LED Luminaires – Coming to America

Signify

3D Printed LED Luminaires – Coming to America

They say you can't teach an old dog new tricks …

But, I'm an old dog and I just learned of a brand new "trick" that literally made me sit up and beg for more. I thought I'd seen everything, but I was wrong … so very wrong.

My mind's been officially … blown.
Better Solar Components Mean Less Expensive Installations

Bridgeport Fittings, Inc.

Better Solar Components Mean Less Expensive Installations

If you think you’re seeing solar panels on more of your neighbors’ houses lately, there’s a good reason: solar power is getting cheaper. Even as federal tax credits are being reduced, installed costs continue to fall. This is thanks to both less expensive – and more efficient – panels and inverters, along with money- and time-saving improvements to all the ancillary hardware required to put systems in place.
Bridgeport Quick Install EMT Connectors
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Control Panels – Your Menu Options Have Changed

Panduit Corp

Control Panels – Your Menu Options Have Changed

I get that all the time when calling the bank or the credit union or any business these days. Once connected, a voice on the other end warns me:

"Please listen carefully. Our menu options have changed."

Most of the time they haven't, at least not for some time. But the reminder is still there, enjoining me to practice careful listening.
More Control Panel Solutions to Make Work Easier

Panduit Corp

More Control Panel Solutions to Make Work Easier

In another article, we talked a bit about some of the new products that have changed how we design and work with control panels. We discussed many of the electronic components that took the place of old analog and magnetic mechanisms that were common in days gone by.

Of course, many old school components are still used when the need for electronics isn't pressing.
But one thing will always remain necessary in one form or fashion: conductors.
Make code-compliant installations simple with Vive Wireless lighting solutions

Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.

Make code-compliant installations simple with Vive Wireless lighting solutions

When you’re on a project, you don’t want any surprises. For lighting control, that means selecting a solution that saves time and money, installs quickly and simply, is easy to program, available when you need it and, of course, meets code.

Vive by Lutron is a simple, scalable, wireless lighting control that makes meeting code easier than ever. View video
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Make code-compliant installations simple with Vive Wireless lighting solutions
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