Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles, June 9-15

Articles about LED retrofit codes and standards, arc reduction code requirements, arc flash protection techniques, the 40 Under 40 winners, and applying smart building technologies at a college were Consulting-Specifying Engineer’s five most clicked articles from last week, June 9-15. Were you out last week? Miss something. You can catch up here.


1. LED retrofit codes, standards

Clients are asking lighting designers to help them save on energy costs. Replacing fluorescent, HID, or other lights with LEDs is in high demand.

2. How will you meet new code requirements for arc reduction?: Q&A Session

Arc flash incidents occur all too often and impact many lives. To address the problem in the industry, NEC 240.87 was developed to ensure arc flash safety in the electrical industry. Three industry experts weigh in through an extensive Q & A.

3. Criteria for selecting arc flash protection techniques, Part 3

A variety of arc flash mitigation systems and active arc flash resistant switchgear are available to boost protection against arc flash incident energy.

4. 2014 40 Under 40 Winners 

The seventh annual 40 Under 40 award winners are a dynamic bunch with the future of the industry in their sights.

5. Applying smart building technologies at a college

A college campus used BAS and data analytics to improve energy performance.

The list was developed using CFE Media's web analytics for stories viewed on, June 9-15, for articles published within the last two months.

- Chris Vavra, content specialist, CFE Media,

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