All About Fire Pumps

This article provides an in-depth look at the role of fire pumps in modern building fire protection systems, and the relevant National Electrical Code (NEC) regulations. From understanding the function of fire pumps in maintaining pressure levels in sprinkler systems to examining the complex requirements of NEC Article 695 – this piece serves as a comprehensive guide on fire pumps and their associated electrical requirements.

Grounding Electrodes and Grounding Electrode Conductors

In this article we will discuss the Grounding Electrode and Grounding Electrode Conductor(s) of an electrical system. We will look at how to properly size grounding electrode conductors as well as discuss what types of grounding electrodes that can be used per NEC article 250.

Voltage Drop Examples: Sizing Equipment Grounding Conductors for Voltage Drop

Dive into the intricate process of sizing Equipment Grounding Conductors. This comprehensive guide helps you grasp the basics of EGCs, their installation protocols, and the significance of Overcurrent Protection Device (OCPD) in determining their size. We also discuss the calculation of EGC size considering voltage drop, all while adhering to NEC specifications.

How Generators Work- Part Two

In this article we discuss NEC guidelines for sizing generators and understanding the significance of power factor in generator sizing. Learn how to convert between watts and volt amps for accurate load calculations. Plus, explore tips for selecting the best generator fuel type based on your specific needs. A must-read guide for anyone dealing with generator sizing and selection.

How Generators Work- Part One

Generators Part One is a must-read for anyone interested in understanding the basics of generators. In this guide, Mark Delle Bovi outlines everything from fuel considerations to load shedding, setting the stage for further exploration in ‘Generators Part Two.’