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An Overview of Energy Conservation in Buildings

Tips & Techniques for Energy Conservation in home & Building

Tips & Techniques for Energy Conservation in Buildings The high energy costs adversely affect all sectors of the economy and a determined effort to reduce the energy consumption and costs is, therefore, we need energy conservation and an energy efficient system in our homes as well as industrial and commercial sectors. Energy is one of the major inputs for the …

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Lighting Design Calculation in a Building – Step by Step

Lighting Design Calculation in a Building - Step by Step

How to do Lighting Design Calculation in a Building – Electrical Wiring Installation In professional field proper lighting design is very important because an under lighting arrangement will decrease the efficiency of the task for which the lightings were designed and an over lighting arrangement will result in over expenditure of the company. On small scale this difference is not …

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MCB (Miniature Circuit Breaker) – Construction, Working, Types & Uses

What is MCB (Miniature Circuit Breaker), its Construction, Working, Types & Applications

What is MCB (Miniature Circuit Breaker), its Construction, Working, Types & How to select proper MCB for different loads rating? Introduction to Miniature Circuit Breakers (MCBs) All fuses need to be replaced with MCB for better safety and control when they have done their job in the past. Unlike a fuse, an MCB operates as automatic switch that opens in …

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Power Distribution in Industries – All You Need to Know

Everything You Need to Know about Power Distribution in Industries

Power Distribution in Industries – Everything You Need to Know Today we are intended to take you to the industrial environment by giving the picture of how an electric power distributed in industries. In industries, electrical panels play a major role in distributing the power that houses various equipments such as bus bars, circuit breakers, meters, etc. These panels are …

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Different Types of Wiring Systems and Methods of Electrical Wiring

Electrical Wiring Systems. Cleat Wiring

Methods of Wiring And Different Types of Wiring Systems  Methods of Electrical Wiring Systems w.r.t Taking Connection Wiring (a process of connecting various accessories for distribution of electrical energy from supplier’s meter board to home appliances such as lamps, fans and other domestic appliances is known as Electrical Wiring) can be done using two methods which are Joint box system …

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Choice Of Wiring System & Types Of Cables Used In Internal Wiring

Types Of Cables Used In Internal Wiring And Choice Of Wiring Systems

Types Of Cables Used In Internal Wiring and Choice Of Wiring System Introduction Electrical Wiring is simply a network of wires connecting various accessories for distribution of electrical energy from the supplier meter board to devices that consumes the energy such as televisions, refrigerators, fans, lamps etc. Choice Of Wiring Systems Before wiring a building, it is necessary one makes …

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GFCI: Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter. Types & Working

How GFCI works? Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter

Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI) At home or outside, there is no way can we do without electricity and electrical devices. These are the indispensible necessities of our modern day lives. But sometimes their accidental “touch” can give a painful shock resulting in serious injuries which at times, sadly enough can have fatal consequences. Do you know? Thousands of children …

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Advance Voltage Drop Calculator and Voltage Drop Formula

Advance Voltage Drop Calculator and Voltage Drop Formula

Advance Voltage Drop Calculator and Voltage Drop Formula. According to the NEC (National Electric Code) [210.19 A (1)] FPN number 4 and [215.2 A (3)] FPN number 2, the allowable Voltage drop for feeders is 3% and the acceptable voltage drop for final sub circuit and branch circuit is 5% for proper and efficient operation. For example, if the Supply …

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Air Circuit Breaker (ACB): Construction, Operation, Types and Uses

Delixi Air Circuit Breaker External labels (Rated Current and Voltage = 1kA, 415V)

Air Circuit Breaker (ACB): Construction, Operation, Types and Applications  Circuit Breaker A circuit breaker is a device, which can Make or Break a circuit manually or by remote control under normal conditions Break a Circuit automatically under fault conditions (like over current, Short circuit, etc.) Make a circuit manually or by remote control under fault conditions A circuit breaker is …

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Fuse and Types of Fuses

Fuse and Types of Fuses

Fuse and Types of Fuses What is a Fuse: The fuse is an electronic device, which is used to protect circuits from over current, overload and make sure the protection of the circuit. There are many types of fuses available in the market, but function of all these fuses is same. Fuse consists of a low resistance metallic wire enclosed …

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