For youth employment: skills work

Credit to Author: Gilles Vermot Desroches| Date: Fri, 12 Jul 2019 17:01:20 +0000

We celebrate World Youth Skills Day, July 15th, 2019. Young people are almost three times more likely to be unemployed than adults. Women are also more likely to be underemployed… Read more »

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What is the impact of LED luminaires on lighting control?

Credit to Author: Josh Janssen| Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 14:00:50 +0000

Efficiency and sustainability continue to be popular buzzwords when discussing building construction and retrofits. That’s because, as global population continues to grow, energy consumption and demand continue to increase exponentially…. Read more »

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Top Five Tips for Commercial and Industrial Electrical Fire Safety

Credit to Author: Jeff Miller| Date: Fri, 31 May 2019 14:03:48 +0000

The Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) designates the month of May as National Electrical Safety Month. It is a reminder that we need to remain diligent in our efforts to… Read more »

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Green for growth: why green manufacturing is crucial for a low-carbon future

Credit to Author: Jean-Pascal Tricoire| Date: Tue, 22 Jan 2019 05:01:36 +0000

Climate change is indisputable, as well as its impact on our planet’s invaluable but finite resources. Indeed, this is one of the most pressing paradoxes of our time: How do… Read more »

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Top 5 methods to safeguard your house from electrical failures

Credit to Author: Atin Chhabra| Date: Tue, 25 Dec 2018 03:46:31 +0000

In today’s day-and-age, we are increasingly dependent on electrical devices for all our comfort needs. Our phones, laptops, TV sets, refrigerators, and air conditioners – among others – have become… Read more »

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Priming industry for net-zero emissions

Credit to Author: Jean-Pascal Tricoire| Date: Tue, 11 Dec 2018 16:55:11 +0000

The 2015 Paris Agreement marked a turning point in the campaign against climate change as world leaders pledged their support for adopting cleaner, more sustainable energy practices. With the 24th… Read more »

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2018 Electrical Installation Guide Helps Electrical Engineers Adhere to IEC Standards

Credit to Author: Laurent Mischler| Date: Wed, 28 Nov 2018 14:00:14 +0000

International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) standards are by nature extensive because they have to cover all types of equipment and technical solutions. While they must be adhered to, they are not… Read more »

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ISO 50001, Edition 2 delivers more clarity for effective energy management

Credit to Author: Franck Gruffaz| Date: Fri, 16 Nov 2018 14:30:01 +0000

While energy consumption regulations are increasingly being imposed worldwide, organizations continue to demonstrate that energy efficiency and the associated cost savings are beneficial for business. The International Standards Organization (ISO)… Read more »

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Normal Operating Condition of Electrical Equipment

Credit to Author: Rod West| Date: Mon, 17 Sep 2018 13:20:37 +0000

Did you ever stop to think of the vast number of switches and circuit breakers found in the world?  They are found in virtually every market and application around the… Read more »

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Smart Load Monitoring Helps University of Lille Reduce Energy Consumption

Credit to Author: Thomas Peregrin| Date: Tue, 28 Aug 2018 13:00:33 +0000

Located in northern France, the University of Lille is spread across six campuses and hosts more than 110,000 students. As one of several modernization initiatives, the university made the decision… Read more »

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Updated ANSI Standards Address New Power Metering Capabilities and Challenges

Credit to Author: Piotr Przydatek| Date: Tue, 21 Aug 2018 13:00:45 +0000

As the growing presence of non-linear loads and distributed energy resources place new demands on electric power metering equipment, standards organizations are revising their testing guidelines to address the resulting… Read more »

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