Kohler Shake Test for IBC Seismic Certification and OSHPD
Kohler Power Systems conducts a shake test at the University of California at Berkeley's Earthquake Simulator Laboratory. The test is to meet International Building Code AC 156 in which the unit must maintain structural integrity and be capable of performing its intended function after a seismic event.
California ISO Issues Flex Alerts for Northern California
The ISO is reminding Northern Californians that a Flex Alert is in effect this month. Consumers are encouraged to reduce their energy use between noon and 7 p.m., as air conditioners drive peak demand.
Turn off unneeded lights
Use appliances in the late evening
Adjust A/C to 78 degrees or higher; turn off if away
Pull drapes and turn on fans
Set pool pumps for overnight
Saving water saves energy. Avoid using water between 4-6 p.m. on Flex Alert days
BCEW's Corporate Facility Hosts Urban Search and Rescue Training
BCEW's Corporate office in Poway, CA. recently hosted an Urban Search and Rescue training. The event included training on heavy rescue, safety on the incident site, working with specialized tools and equipment, emergency preparedness, and disaster psychology.
BCEW's, "Generator Installation Considerations" Training Wednesday, August 14th
BCEW invites you to join Steve Agan for a Lunch and Learn on, "Generator Installation Considerations" at our San Bernardino location:
766 Gifford Avenue
San Bernardino, CA 92408
Spaces are limited, please contact Steve Agan at BCEW to schedule a training session.
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The Edison Electric Institute states that 70% of power outages in the U.S. are weather related. Numerous power failures are caused by natural weather phenomena such as lightening, rain, snow, ice, wind, and even dust.
Register for Bay City Electric Works' Technical Data to Access a Library of Information!
Register today for BCEW's technical data base to access an extensive selection of specification sheets and drawings in Adobe Acrobat format.
You can download specification sheets, dimensional drawings, wiring diagrams, and schematic drawings.