This is the third of a series of articles detailing significant changes for the 2021 Canadian Electrical Code Part I (CE Code).

Let's a look at some of the more substantial changes to Article 310 for the 2020 NEC, which covers general requirements for conductors.

Underwriters Laboratories is proud to announce the development of a new guidance document, UL RP 9691, Recommended Practice for Nameplates for Use in Electrical Installations.

Article 517 contains requirements to safeguard people and property from the hazards that electricity presents, but it also contains requirements for meeting the demand on the electrical system in a healthcare type occupancy.

Article 517 of the 2020 National Electrical Code (NEC) covers requirements to the construction and installation of electrical equipment in health care facilities.

The NEC and UL Standards are the foundation of the work performed each day as an inspector or installer. Involvement in the standards development process allows participants to become a critical part of improving safety and also facilitates their professional growth.

It is imperative that the NEC evolves to engulf these innovative techniques. With that backdrop in mind, this article will look at some of the more noteworthy changes that are being proposed for the 2020 NEC.

The CE Code is a comprehensive document. Sometimes it can seem quite daunting to quickly find the information you need. This series of articles provides a guide to help users find their way through this critical document.