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Business & Market Development

NECA works with contractors, building owners, developers, manufacturers, LMCC business development staff and NECA chapters to produce training programs, tools, publications and promotional material that position NECA contractors as a customer's full service energy solutions provider.
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Codes & Regulations

The National Electrical Code© (NEC) is the most widely adopted Code in the world and is the most complete set of electrical Code requirements that govern electrical installations in the interest of safety for persons and property as indicated in the scope of the document.
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Electrical Transmission & Distribution

ET&D is the bulk transfer of electrical energy, from generating power plants to electrical substations located near demand centers. This is distinct from the local wiring between high-voltage substations and customers, which is typically referred to as electric power distribution.
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Energy Solutions & Green Technology

Energy solutions are specific to the individual assets and goals of each customer, but each will usually include energy conservation, energy efficiency, and responsible energy production. Learn about technology and energy innovations through NECA.
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Industry Research & Trends

NECA has a wealth of information on the electrical construction industry's future outlook. View trending & research resources specific to the industry.
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Labor Relations

NECA contractors employ the most highly trained and reliable workforce in the industry and has a commitment to progressive management practices and positive employee relationships. NECA is also fighting to make labor agreements more competitive and flexible for electrical contractors nationwide.
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businessLines of Business

Electrical contracting is the business of bringing power, light, and communications to buildings and communities across the United States and around the world. NECA keeps contractors up-to-date on important industry events & regulations.
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Management

NECA supports a comprehensive industry education program by training electricians through apprenticeship and helping contractors improve their management and business operation skills.
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Safety

NECA provides access to the latest safety and health information required to navigate the rapidly changing environment faced by today’s electrical industry.
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technologyTechnology

With renewable energy, sustainable design & new energy solutions resources, advances in today's world of technology happen daily. View more information on new innovations, products and installations.
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