Articles Tagged with ''building energy efficiency''

July 22, 2014: Burns Mechanical Launches Building Performance Services for Commercial Clients

Services Provide Verifiable ROI for Maintenance Contracts
July 22, 2014

Philadelphia-area mechanical contractor, Burns Mechanical, has announced the launch of new consulting services for its commercial clients called Building Performance Services. The company said the energy auditing, benchmarking, and monitoring services will provide a measurable, provable return on investment.


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July 9, 2014: ANSI Announces New Energy Efficiency Standardization Roadmap

Roadmap Details 125 Recommendations to Advance Standardization in the Built Environment
July 9, 2014

With the release of its “Standardization Roadmap: Energy Efficiency in the Built Environment,” the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) said industry, government, standards developing organizations (SDOs), and other stakeholders now have a national framework for action on future energy efficiency standardization.


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July 7, 2014: FirstFuel Software to Deliver Energy Efficiency Program for Southern California Edison

Advanced Analytics to Drive Greater Efficiency for Medium-Sized Commercial Buildings
July 7, 2014

FirstFuel Software announced that it has been selected by Southern California Edison (SCE) to deliver a first-of-its-kind Continuous Engagement program using advanced analytics to help scale energy efficiency delivery.


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June 26, 2014: Ameresco and GSA Join to Recognize Deep Energy Retrofit Project

Officials from GSA, DOE, and the White House Participate in ESPC Project Ceremony
June 26, 2014

Ameresco Inc. participated in a ceremony with senior officials from the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), and White House Council on Environmental Quality to recognize the deep energy retrofit project Ameresco is currently implementing for the GSA in the National Capital Region.


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Medical Center’s HVAC Design Boasts 18 Percent Energy Savings

Design Uses Air Curtains on Entrances as well as High-Efficiency Chillers, Boilers, and Rooftop Units
June 23, 2014

The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) set out to make the new $252 million Monroeville, Pennsylvania, facility the most sustainable of its 30-hospital network. Its design team delivered a building that’s saving an estimated $350,000 to $500,000 in annual energy savings. 


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May 29, 2014: Consortium for Building Energy Innovation Introduces New Name, New Website

Name Change Reflects New Organizational Structure and Partnership with DOE
May 29, 2014

The Energy Efficient Buildings Hub (EEB Hub) announced it has renamed itself the Consortium for Building Energy Innovation (CBEI). Located at The Navy Yard in Philadelphia, CBEI is comprised of 14 organizations including major research universities, global industrial firms, and national laboratories.


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Optimizing Hotel Efficiency and Comfort

System Provides Intelligent Energy Management
May 19, 2014

The challenge presented by Neema Hospitality, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, was that the company wanted to maximize energy efficiency while maintaining guest comfort and loyalty, improve profitability without increasing room rates, and augment operational efficiency with remote monitoring capability.


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May 5, 2014: Building Genome Project Could Bring Huge Energy Savings to NYC

Initial Analysis of More Than 30,000 Buildings Identifies Potential Savings
May 5, 2014

Commercial buildings in New York City could save hundreds of millions of dollars in annual energy expenses through three efficiency changes. This finding, based on an analysis of more than 30,000 buildings, is part of the Building Genome Project™.


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April 21, 2014: Optimum Energy Launches New HVAC Energy Optimization Platform

The Platform Communicates with Mechanical Systems and Devices Through a Network of Sensors
April 21, 2014

Optimum Energy, a provider of data-driven HVAC energy optimization for enterprise facilities, has announced the launch of its OptiCx™ Platform. The company said the platform delivers holistic energy management with the option to start with “essential” energy optimization of HVAC systems.


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April 21, 2014: Building Energy Efficiency Retrofits Market to Surpass $127 Billion by 2023

Voluntary Certification Programs and Regulatory Requirements Are Driving the Market’s Growth
April 21, 2014

Commercial buildings, in particular, consume large amounts of energy related to HVAC, water heating, lighting, and other building systems. Efforts to reduce energy consumption have led to increasing deployments of energy efficiency retrofits for commercial and public buildings.


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