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View Resource Code Q & A, Intermediate Level

If you have questions about the NEC or the implementation of PV systems that follow the requirements of the NEC, feel free to call, fax, e-mail, or write me at the location below. See the SWTDI Web...
View Resource Considerations for PV Site Surveys

The requirements of the local and national electrical and building codes determine how a solar-electric (photovoltaic; PV) system is installed. A site survey is an excellent time to integrate...
View Resource Disco Madness: The Whys and Wheres of Disconnects

In the event of an emergency, disconnect switches are used to rapidly disconnect the external power source conductors from the circuits in a building or structure (National Electrical Code Sections...
View Resource Distributed Wind Market Applications

The Executive Summary will discuss the distributed wind market potential from a domestic and international perspective with greater confidence in the number of units installed for the domestic...
View Resource Electricity 101

We work to ensure that this Nation's energy delivery system is secure, resilient and reliable. This is a system that includes the infrastructure that brings electricity into our homes, offices, and...
View Resource Energy Basics

Official energy statistics and industry information from the United States government.
View Resource Energy Conservation Center

The Energy Conservation Center contributes to the efficient use of energy, protection of the global environment, and promotion of sustainable development.
View Resource Energy Information Administration

Giant U.S. Gov site of Energy Information Admin.
View Resource Energy Savers: Tips on Saving Energy and Money

Did you know that the typical U.S. family spends more than $1,600 a year on home utility bills? Unfortunately, a large portion of that energy is wasted. And electricity generated by fossil fuels for...
View Resource Energy Units and Calculators Explained

Physical units reflect measures of distances, areas, volumes, heights, weights, mass, force, and energy. To compare different fuels, we need to convert the measurements to the same units. In the...
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