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Schneider Electric Launches Energy Efficiency Project with Missouri Western State University

Campus-Wide Upgrades Being Made to Building, Lighting, Water, and Mechanical Systems

Schneider Electric is partnering with Missouri Western State University to help the institution save nearly $400,000 in energy cost savings annually over 15 years through an energy savings performance contract. The university anticipates an additional $400,000 in utility incentives.


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Ameresco Partners with City of Redmond on Comprehensive Performance Contract

Projects to Address Energy Efficiency Measures and Infrastructure Upgrades in 11 Municipal Buildings

Ameresco Inc. announced that it is partnering with the city of Redmond, Oregon, on a comprehensive $1.2 million energy savings performance contract (ESPC) to improve city buildings and enhance efficiency.


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School District Achieves 20 MW of Energy Storage Using Ice-Based Cooling Technology

In 2013 Alone the District Realized Over $2 Million in Energy Cost Savings

CALMAC® has announced the installation of its ice-based thermal energy storage tanks at Sarasota County School District’s Oak Park School in south Florida, which now gives the district a total of 20 MW of energy storage among 36 schools. In 2013 alone the school district realized over $2 million in energy cost savings.


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Custom Packaged Rooftop Systems Contribute to LEED Gold

Mammoth Rooftop Systems Fill the Bill for Delta Dental

Reliability, energy efficiency, and an integrated, all-in-one solution topped the list of HVAC requirements for major renovation and new construction at Delta Dental of Michigan’s 59-acre headquarters campus in Okemos, Michigan. The company’s goal was to grow the size of its headquarters in an environmentally conscious manner.


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Fortinet Turns to Solar for Its Corporate Campus

Solar Energy System Covers Two Rooftops and Three Parking Lots

Fortinet has flipped the switch on a 900 kW solar electric system which blankets its Santa Clara, California, corporate campus. The company’s commitment to sustainable business practices is now exhibited with the installation of this solar energy system which covers two rooftops and three parking lots.


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Siemens Wins Contract to Help US Geological Survey Achieve Energy Savings

Project Will Enable Significant Reductions in Energy and Water Usage

Siemens Government Technologies Inc. announced that it has been awarded an $11 million Task Order by the United States Geological Survey (USGS) to implement energy conservation measures at three of its facilities.


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Hybrid Water Heater Ensures Continuous Hot Water for Family on HGTV’s Property Brothers

Producer Chose Eternal to Take Care of the Large Family’s Needs

Eternal hybrid water heater is providing continuous hot water to a family that was featured on HGTV’s top rated show, Property Brothers. The family of six was left out in the cold when it came to hot water. The water heater in the family’s former home could not handle the demand for hot water needed for bathing, washing clothes, or cleaning dishes.


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AT&T Fleet Management Solutions Help Improve Fleet Performance

Industry-Focused Bundles Help Businesses Improve Productivity

AT&T Fleet Management Solutions have been developed to provide companies with field workers near real-time information on the status of deployed vehicles and equipment. Businesses, such as contracting companies, can gain new insights to save money on fuel and provide better customer service.


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Copper Piping Solves Fabrication Challenges for Hospital Expansion Project

Unique Building Design, Copper Pipe’s Versatility Make It the Best Choice

When it came time to install the mechanical and plumbing system at the Nemours/A.I. DuPont Children’s Hospital in Wilmington, Delaware, the shape of the new building created some unforeseen challenges for the contractor.


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SmartStruxure Solution Provides Tenant Comfort and Energy Efficiency

Helps in Attaining LEED Certification

Lincoln Property Co., a national real estate services firm that manages One Burlington Business Center in Burlington, Massachusetts, for an equity firm, turned to Schneider Electric for assistance when the owners decided to pursue Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification.


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