The Electroindustry Podcast
Strategies for Protecting Electrical Equipment13/12/2019 Duración: 04min
Learn about the new technical guidance documents that the NEMA Low Voltage Surge Protective Devices Section that provide information and easy-to-use checklists for evaluating the devices as well as present test results of devices in a real-world surge environment that… Read more ›
Highlights from Cable Tray Installation Guidelines19/09/2019 Duración: 04min
This podcast provides a brief overview of the NEMA publication Cable Tray Installation Guidelines VE-2. The main sections of this guide are highlighted and include storage, installation, maintenance, and type descriptions for cable trays. Additional information can be viewed at… Read more ›
The Importance of NFPA’s Commissioning and System Integration and Testing Handbook21/02/2019 Duración: 06min
Denise Pappas of the NEMA Fire, Life Safety, Security and Emergency Communications Section discusses why building owners and other stakeholders need to adopt current Standards and codes to ensure the safety of building occupants. Life Fire Safety
NEMA Interactive Guide to the Internet of Things01/10/2018 Duración: 05min
NEMA Industry Director Steve Griffith discusses the IoT Handbook which provides Members with actionable information related to the use of specific IoT protocols, communication technologies, and Standards within the commercial, industrial, and residential markets.
Surge Protection is More Than an Accessory, it’s a Necessity10/09/2018 Duración: 05min
NEMA Industry Director Daniel Abbate explains the benefits of using low voltage surge protection devices to protect electrical equipment in residential, commercial, and industrial applications. NEMA Surge Protection Institute
Protect Electrical Conductors and Wiring Systems with Steel Conduit15/08/2018 Duración: 04min
NEMA Industry Director, Daniel Abbate, discusses the Steel Conduit and Electrical Metallic Tubing Section and its activities. He explains the different types of steel conduit as well as safety benefits of installing this material.
Securing Transformative Transportation Systems13/08/2018 Duración: 06min
NEMA Industry Director Steve Griffith discusses the new technical Standard, NEMA TS 8-2018 Cyber and Physical Security for Intelligent Transportation Systems, which encourages implementation of cyber and physical security in transportation systems—legacy, new, and those with revisions planned for the future.
MW 820 and the Importance of Conductor Softness Testing04/04/2017 Duración: 06min
NEMA’s Mike Leibowitz talks with Don Barta of Rea Magnet Wire about the importance of conductor softness testing in the magnet wire industry, covered in NEMA MW 820-2016 Conductor Softness Testing Methods. These methods are derived from ASTM standards but… Read more ›
Adopting Volt/VAR Optimization Technologies30/01/2017 Duración: 08min
Tricia Breeger of Mitsubishi Electric Power Products discusses volt/VAR technologies. She explains the differences between traditional volt/VAR management technologies and newer VVO technologies, as well as the benefits to electric utilities of adopting these technologies. Distribution Automation
Bulletin 108 Aids in Planning Electrical Systems16/12/2016 Duración: 02min
NEMA Program Manager Mike Leibowitz and George Straniero, manager of codes and standards at AFC Cable Systems, discuss the purpose and benefits of NEMA Engineering Bulletin 108, Application of Flexible Conduit for Structural Joints Intended for Expansion, Contraction, or Deflection,… Read more ›