Kitchen islands have been getting bigger and bigger for years. How big does the island need to be to require more than one receptacle outlet to be installed? The 2020 NEC requirements answer that question.
Many industrial processes use electrically powered heat trace systems. Installers with little experience in this application think that heat trace cable is used to keep water pipes from freezing, but this is just the beginning.
Some installers of electrical equipment have a bit of difficulty in differentiating ground fault circuit interrupters and ground-fault protection. And what is the difference between a typical overcurrent protective device and a ground-fault circuit interrupter?
Designed to prevent fatal electrical shocks due to ground faults, ground-fault circuit interrupters (GFCIs) have been around for decades. These devices monitor the flow of electricity coming in and out…
In 2016, we developed a five-year strategic plan called Vision 2021. The plan provided the framework to position our Association for growth and to continue to be the leaders in the electrical industry. A number of key initiatives identified in the plan have now been completed.