By Jeff Gavin / Electrical Contractor / November 2023 Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker targets one million electric vehicles (EVs) on the roads by 2030, and Powering Chicago, a collaboration between IBEW Local 134 and NECA, is leading the charge. The initiative strategically plans EV integration and serves as a vital resource for stakeholders. Elbert Walters […]
Heating With Gas May Become a Thing of the Past “Machine Heat Recovery System from igus heats industrial factories using waste coolant water—a concept free for all to use. Engineers from igus are now using a simple technology for heat recovery. It heats industrial factories with the waste coolant water from machines, saving on gas
Ready, Set, Charge! The incoming surge of demand for electric vehicle charging stations “Electric vehicle chargers are being installed alongside many miles of highway and purportedly pumping about $7.5 billion into a nationwide EV charging infrastructure. But one challenge is having enough electrical contractors to install them.” Read the article HERE Contact Winston Engineering for
A New Wave for Floatovoltaics: Floating photovoltaics are gaining ground in United States and around the world “Floating photovoltaics (FPV)—occasionally called “floatovoltaics”—are gaining new U.S. fans and are already a popular business decision across Asia. The approach is poised to grow further as industry leaders work to standardize installations to reduce risks and costs.” Read
Smart and Smarter: New meters are pushing analytics to the edge “Today, almost three-quarters of U.S. households now have a smart meter. But some of those meters are pushing 15 years old—potentially, the end of their useful lives—and a new generation of even smarter products is hitting the market.” Read the article HERE Contact Winston
PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Electrical engineering for a Lake View dairy farm.
PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Electrical engineering for a Long Beach, Ca. warehouse.