Snow Job! Behind the Scenes – Ski Resort Electrical System

Every November the snow making equipment at your favorite ski resort is expected to start up flawlessly. The pumps, compressors, mechanical and electrical systems are good to go. The lifts are ready for the tens of thousands of people heading to the slopes. But what does it take to make all of that happen? Earlier this year I made a trip to Mount Snow, located in the mountains of Vermont, to take a look behind the scenes of a ski resort electrical system.
Jim Phillips, P.E. – December 2005 – NEC Digest

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