EcoFactor Inc., a supplier of cloud-based home energy management services, announced that NV Energy’s mPowered Home Energy Management Program received Powergrid International’s 2015 Demand Response/Energy Efficiency Project of the Year award.
Partners Will Work with DOE to Share Their Successful Energy Efficiency Strategies
February 10, 2015
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced that more than 20 new partners have committed to improving energy efficiency across their building portfolios by 20 percent over the next 10 years. In addition to six in the multifamily sector, new partners include fast-food, restaurant, manufacturing, university, and government facilities.
Recent advancements in measuring and rating the live operating efficiency of HVAC systems have opened new doors in energy efficiency. In this AHR Expo educational session you will learn to measure the basic elements of operating efficiency.
Cost savings are achieved by effective HVAC system cleaning (extends system life, energy savings, etc.). This AHR Expo session discusses how proper HVAC system cleaning can help achieve efficiency and save money.
The standards, which were set by the Energy Independence and Security Act (EISA) in 2007 and implemented Sept. 1, 2012, required residential gas hot water boilers to meet a minimum AFUE of 82 percent; gas steam boilers, 80 percent; oil hot water boilers, 84 percent; and oil steam boilers, 82 percent.