Code Q&A: Grounding Requirements for Multiple Services

Code Q&A: Grounding Requirements for Multiple Services

NEC grounding requirements for multiple services

Q. When a building has more than one service (as allowed by Sec. 230.2), is there a requirement to ground these multiple services to a common grounding electrode? (Answer based on 2011 NEC.)

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A. Where an AC system is connected to a grounding electrode in or at a building or structure, the same grounding electrode must be used. If separate services, feeders, or branch circuits supply a building, the same g

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