Are there any other such receptacle replacement requirements?

Question I know the Code requires GFCI protection for replacement receptacles in existing dwellings where receptacles are replaced in areas that would require GFCI protection...

Added Values: How do we monetize them?

Despite the downturn in the economy which has affected us all, IAEI has been looking for ways to provide additional services to help its...

Location of Electrical Distribution Equipment in a Building — Are we...

The subject of the required location for such electrical equipment as switchgear, panelboards, MCCs, switches, circuit breakers, capacitorsand transformers and of the required clearances...

The New 2012 Canadian Electrical Code

I excitedly cracked open my shiny, new Canadian Electrical Code to see what the future might bring. I found it full of surprises, most...

Intersystem Bonding, 250.94

Cycle after cycle, men and women tirelessly volunteer their time and expertise in the electrical industry to meet together to forge yet another version...

IAEI Education Committee is Vital to Change and Solutions

Education is vital in our industry, whether it is needed because of improvements in technology and installation methods or because of changes in codes...

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It’s eight o’clock at night and you find yourself standing in front of energized equipment because you were called about an unplanned inspection and...

Is there anything new in wind turbine certifications?

Question Is there anything new in wind turbine certifications? Answer Yes, recently UL has created two new wind turbine certification product categories, Wind Turbine Drive-train Systems and...

Does UL certify (list) Photovoltaic (PV) module tracker devices?

Question Does UL certify (list) Photovoltaic (PV) module tracker devices? What about grounding lugs for PV modules? Where can I find this information? Answer Yes, UL does...

What is Ladder Logic? Why is it important for troubleshooting motor...

Electric machines are very useful and efficient devices which operate through a variety of control circuits. These control circuits are made up of input devices that...