Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Energy articles below.
A Square D® Powerlink® G3 intelligent lighting control system can be a critical part of a demand response strategy.
OSRAM SYLVANIA has launched the SYLVANIA Energy Solutions Network, an alliance between the global lighting brand, energy service companies (ESCOs), and electrical distributors nationwide.
The American Clean Energy and Security Act (ACES), which just passed the House in a close vote, is being seen by many energy and environmental advocates as an important step forward towards the comprehensive approach needed to reduce climate emissions and increase clean energy usage in the United States.
The ceiling grid system from Armstrong Ceilings distributes safe, low voltage direct current (DC) power in facilities.
The memorandum of understanding calls for sharing resources and collaborating on projects, publications, sustainability research, and educational offerings. ASHRAE and IFMA will also work together on legislative and regulatory issues through their Washington, DC, offices.
Dynasonics has developed an ultrasonic clamp-on liquid flow and energy meter.
Eco Alternative Solutions, LLC is seeking 25 locales to participate in a 90-day trial of its solar powered LED street light system.
Earlier this month, the first set of standards needed for the interoperability and security of smart grid development was announced.
The participants have been recognized for their work on lighting the Sacramento Memorial Auditorium (c.1927) in California.
The Anheuser-Busch Fairfield brewery announced that more than six acres of photovoltaic solar arrays, installed and operated by SunEdison, are now generating the equivalent of approximately 3% of the brewery's electricity needs.
LED lighting, with its promise of high levels of energy efficiency and long operating life, is being used in certain applications in many facilities. However, the technology is not mainstream in today's facilities.
Now underway, energy efficiency retrofits at the Empire State Building are being implemented through an integrated approach.