Quote Originally Posted by PURE View Post
250.32 (A) Grounding Electrode - Exception: Electrode not required.

We wire detached garages all the time, we have always driven a ground rod. My inspector told me NOT to drive the ground rod, as that is forming a Second ground on the system.
If I don't have to drive a ground rod it's fine with me but his reason makes no sense electrically or code wise. What does 250.32 mean to him? What does he think is going everywhere there is electricity across the United States? Nope. No more ground rods in this town we already got one.