# Commercial Applications & Electrical Projects

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• Electrical Engineering: Career Opportunities Abound
Young students pursuing Electrical Engineering can very easily get rattled seeing the huge advancements of the modern electronic world, and get dejected. But they should look at the other side of the coin which clearly shows that the benefits of being an electrical engineer are enormous.
• Working with Geothermal Heating and Cooling for Residences
This guide will give you the ins and outs of how to install geothermal heating and cooling systems in your home. Geothermal heatpumps are a fantastic way to cut heating and cooling costs using the ambient temperature of the Earths crust at 600 ft. down.
• The Best Cooling Vests for Working on Pavement and Construction Sites
Find out what phase change cooling vests are, how they work, and their benefits compared to regular ice or gel cooling vests.
• How To Identify A Zener Diode
A zener diode is a silicon diode that is optimized to conduct when it is reverse-biased. This article presents ways to identify one.
• Introduction to Basic Engineering Circuit Analysis
Basic engineering circuit analysis is a process through which engineers are able to set up electrical models and are able to express physical situations in terms of mathematical relations. Read more to learn about circuit analysis.
• Real and Reactive Power Phasors
To obtain satisfactory parallel operation between generators, certain requirements concerning prime mover speed governing and automatic voltage regulation must be met. It is also necessary for the operation personnel to have a clear understanding of the terms “real power” and “reactive power.”
• Smart Electrical Fire Protection Systems in Factories and Workplaces
Electricity has become very common in our day to day lives and because of this we tend to take it for granted. Carelessness or not following guidelines while working with wiring in a workplace can result in dangerous fire mishaps. Here we look at smart ways to avoid electrical fires in industry.
• Electrical Circuit Theory and Network Theorems
In this article we will discuss the various network theorems which are of great help in solving complicated electrical networks and used to calculate the analytical solution of the network.
• Switching Synchronous Motors Smoothly Through Electronic Circuits
A soft starter is a electronic starter for a synchronous motor that supplies gradually increasing voltage to the motor during start up to avoid high starting current taken by the motor.Let's find out how the soft starter works.
• How to Test a Three-Phase Electric Motor
Three-phase motors rarely break down compared to other types of motors. In fact, they often run for several years without any trouble at all. This makes testing them when they do have problems an uncommon task. What’s involved when this happens? Find your answers here.
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