Energy Efficiency - building

For this newsletter of May 2015, let's focus on the "Energy Efficiency - building" category.

What's your favorite article from this category? If you can't remember, just check the category archives or the selection of articles below!

Working in buildings is common for some electrical engineers, and the work process is interesting.

In case you missed it, here are 3 blog posts about it:

1. Focus on electricity consumption of control panel components

2. Measure the consumption, first step of energy performance

3. Intelligent building: from dream to nightmare!

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    Low Voltage Circuit Breakers - How to mount them?

    They are 3 primary methods of mounting low voltage power circuit breakers on to the electrical circuits. They are:

    1. Fixed method
    2. Removable method
    3. Drawout method

    This article helps you to understand each method in detail.

    Can you list other methods of mounting LV Circuit Breakers?

    8 top most advantages of automated power distribution

    Distribution automation is the kind of solution that most electric utilities are looking for, in order to face some economic challenges like the increasing cost of electricity generation, the increasing cost of maintenance and poor customer service.

    This can only be achieved by updating electric utilities to automated power distribution. Following are the 8 top most advantages of using it.

    Do you agree with that list? Do you have more advantages to add or maybe drawbacks?

    Electrical Transformer Specialist - Career Story

    "As an electrical transformer specialist for a major gas company in the U.S, I have a critical role to play.

    But before I move on to the job details, I will give you a little brief of my educational skills, so that you can get an idea as to what background is necessary to better perform in the role of an electrical transformer specialist."

    This testimony was sent by a mysterious sender to help the aspiring electrical transformer analysts and specialists. What do you think of his path?


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