You have subscribed to our bi-monthly e-newsletter, eiXtra. | Trouble viewing this message? | Standards Store

eiXtra | The Newsletter of Electrical Equipment and Medical Imaging Manufacturers
November 5, 2018 | Volume No. 21 Subscribe
Sustainability through Renewable Grid Integration
According to the U.S. Department of Energy, about eight percent (81 GW) of generating capacity in the United States in 2016 came from wind turbines, most of which were onshore.

From the Chairman | David Nord
The U.S. electrical grid may be the largest interconnected machine on Earth, but is it high quality enough for our high-powered century? The short answer is: probably not.

NIST Workshops to Focus on Grid Operations and Economics
With the assistance of NEMA and other industry leaders, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is updating its Smart Grid Interoperability Framework to advance grid modernization.

Wire and Cable Standard Contains Tests Help Minimize Defects
3.0 kHz Insulation Continuity Proof Testing of Wire and Cable covers a general procedure for continuous voltage proof testing of wire and cable.

Download the NEMA ei app now!
Get up-to-date information on industrial, commercial, and residential systems and products related to utilities, transportation, lighting, buildings, and other areas of the electroindustry. If you like us, rate us.
Available on iTunes and Google Play

Current Conditions Component Bounces Back to 50 Even as Future Conditions Reading Continues to Erode
Although the median measure remained at 0, the mean value of the reported intensity of change in electroindustry business conditions edged down to −0.1.

President Trump recently signed into law a series of reforms to federal disaster programs to help communities better prepare for and recover from such events.

Lighting reps 30%+ of electricity in commercial bldgs. Universal will help you easily Retrofit the inside of your fixture – no redesign or revised layout needed for this fast and easy install. EVERLINE LED to the rescue!

Upcoming Events
5G—the fifth generation of wireless technology—is coming. Register for the November 19 IoTNOW webinar hosted by MultiTech Systems to learn more.

IoTNOW Webinars | 5G Communications: Better, Stronger, Faster
November 14-15, 2018
La Cantera Resort and Spa
San Antonio, Texas

AM18 | Registration is now open!
NEMA FacebookTwitter | NEMAUpdatesNEMAcurrents BlogRSS Feed | NEMA News, Code Alerts, and PodcastsLinkedIn
Motor Summit 2018 | NEMA's Industry Director Kirk Anderson is keynote speaker at the 8th Motor Summit International on November 14-15, 2018 in Zurich, Switzerland. | Learn more