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February 4, 2013

How electrical contractors, engineers and plant facility personnel are using mobile apps on the job and in the field.

 

Spotlight, Business
Article
January 22, 2013

When Jimmy Carter was President, the U.S. was the world leader in solar cells and wind power. Today, most solar cells come from China and only one U.S. wind turbine supplier (GE Wind) ranks in the top ten for wind turbine market share.

Article
January 15, 2013

Placement of fault circuit indicators is optimized by using internally developed methodology.

Article
January 8, 2013

Investing in energy management can save schools money in the long run.

Spotlight, End Use
Article
January 8, 2013

Southern Research Institute has entered into a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Dept. of Energy to test a method for producing liquid transportation fuels from coal and biomass thereby improving the economics and lifecycle impacts of coal-to-liquid (CTL) and coal-biomass-to-liquid (CBTL) processes.

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Article
January 1, 2013

Cities get planning help and a fresh perspective from the feds.

Article
December 17, 2012

A major acquisition helps Eaton nearly double its electrical business as global demand grows for reliable, efficient electrical energy.

Spotlight, Business
Article
December 11, 2012

The electric utility industry is rapidly modernizing the electric grid through deployment of advanced systems. As utilities are deploying smart meters, however, they are facing a key issue: Should they integrate ancillary secondary programs to the metering part of a smart grid deployment or operate them on separate platforms?

Article
December 4, 2012

Applying the 2011 NEC revisions to fuel cell and wind installations.