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Circuit Savvy: Practical Tips for Decoding Electrical Blueprints

IndustrySmarts, Inc

Circuit Savvy: Practical Tips for Decoding Electrical Blueprints

Blueprints and wiring schematics are both critical documents in the electrical industry, but they serve different purposes and present information in distinct ways. In this article, we’re confining our discussion to electrical blueprints.
Training Simulators – Their Scenarios May Be Virtual, But the Learning Is Real

Eaton

Training Simulators – Their Scenarios May Be Virtual, But the Learning Is Real

There’s probably no substitute for on-the-job training, regardless of your profession. Spending time solving problems in real-world settings with regular feedback from more experienced supervisors and team members is one of the best ways to learn – and you’ll likely remember what you’ve learned this way longer.
LED Lamp Efficiency Set to Grow With New Standards

Cree, Inc.

LED Lamp Efficiency Set to Grow With New Standards

The DOE has released new efficiency standards for LED lamps, set to take effect in 2028. The target efficacy will be 120 lm/W, up from the current 45 lm/W. Manufacturers are already halfway there and will likely use new technologies to meet the higher standards.
Upgrade Your Comfort: Introducing the Sunnata Fan Speed Control
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From Theory to Application: Understanding and Implementing Color Temperature and CRI in Lighting Design

Signify

From Theory to Application: Understanding and Implementing Color Temperature and CRI in Lighting Design

Maintaining proper lighting levels, color temperature, and Color Rendering Index (CRI) is crucial for various applications. Color temperature affects the ambiance, while CRI determines color accuracy. LEDs offer flexibility in color temperature, have a high CRI, produce less heat, and are energy-efficient compared to incandescent lamps.
How Communicating Thermostats are Revolutionizing Comfort and Efficiency

Johnson Controls Inc.

How Communicating Thermostats are Revolutionizing Comfort and Efficiency

Smart, communicating thermostats are transforming HVAC control, offering energy efficiency and comfort. However, their digital communication protocols can pose compatibility challenges for electrical contractors during installation.
Powering Your New EV: Electricians Guide Buyers Through Charging Options

Leviton Manufacturing Company

Powering Your New EV: Electricians Guide Buyers Through Charging Options

Electrical contractors will play a role in EV purchasing as buyers consider charging options. Charger amperage and vehicle acceptance rate matter. Adapters ensure compatibility between charging port styles, so buyers needn't worry about future purchases.
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