Energy Articles

Energy efficiency and management, lighting, daylighting, LEDs, CFLs, alternative energy (including solar, wind, geothermal, and others), smart buildings, and other key issues related energy usage are examined here.

LINC Network Named One Of Top 200 Franchise Systems

Preventative maintenance contractor group moves up rankings in... [...]

California LED Company Marks A Milestone

LEDtronics marks its 25th anniversary of the company's founding, thanks customers and employees for their contributions over last quarter... [...]

Industry Alliance Focusing on DC Power

The recently launched EMerge Alliance™ aims to lead the creation and deployment of a new power, control, and device-level technology standard for commercial... [...]

Carrier Acquires Noresco

Agreement to help Carrier expand its energy solution... [...]

Making Energy Out Of Garbage

Dow chemical energy partnership with the EPA's landfill methane outreach program exceeds expectations in just one... [...]

New Report Illustrates Challenges Of Meeting Energy Targets For Federal Buildings

Progress will be need to be made in order to hit reduction goal by... [...]

Times Square New Year's Eve Ball Unveiled

The co-organizers of New Year’s Eve in Times Square (Times Square Alliance, Countdown Entertainment) unveiled a new Times Square New Year’s Eve Ball last week at Hudson Scenic Studio in Yonkers, New York. The New Year’s Eve Ball is a 12 foot geodesic sphere, double the size of previous Balls, and weighs 11,875 pounds. Covered in 2,668 Waterford Crystals and powered by 32,256 Philips Luxeon Rebel LEDS, the new Ball is capable of creating a... [...]

Ten Ways To Get More from Your Data Center In 2009

Current economic conditions will impact the data center in 2009. Emerson Network Power is offering some ideas to help facility... [...]

How Energy Efficient Can Back Up Power Be?

A recent study examined and documented the energy use and efficiencies found in the current stock of UPS... [...]

California City To Turn Waste Into Energy

Plant will recycle methane produced by waste water treatment... [...]