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Dynamic Cooling Control Provides Substantial Data Center Energy Savings

Ongoing Benefits Provided Through Cooling Infrastructure Visualization and Equipment Performance Benchmarking
November 18, 2013
Vigilent®, a provider of dynamic cooling management™ systems, announced that it has worked with Avnet Inc., a leading global technology distributor, to improve the cooling energy efficiency of Avnet's North American data center.


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Schneider Electric Completes New Construction Project with Perot Museum

Project Includes Extensive Integrated Controls Designed Specifically for the Facility
November 4, 2013
Schneider Electric has announced the successful completion of a new construction project with the Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas. The project included the installation of entirely integrated control and security systems throughout the architecturally striking six-floor facility.


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Telkonet Energy Management System Selected for Hotels in Western N.Y.

Green Lodging Energy Secures Relationship with Major Property Management Company
October 21, 2013
Telkonet Inc., supplier of EcoSmart intelligent energy management technology, has announced the addition of three new hospitality installations with Ellicott Development Co., a Buffalo, N.Y., commercial property developer.


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Yuba County’s Solar, Efficiency Upgrades to Cut Costs by 50 Percent

Energy Efficiency Improvements Include Lighting and HVAC Upgrades
October 7, 2013
Yuba County and Chevron Energy Solutions have announced the county government’s first solar power installation. The solar installation is expected to generate over 1 megawatt of electricity at two sites and, together with a set of energy efficiency measures, reduce the county’s annual energy purchases by 50 percent.


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Energy Storage Is Combined with Large On-Campus Wind Turbine

Thermal Storage Tanks Make More Efficient Use of the Variable Supply of Wind Energy
September 23, 2013
CALMAC, a leader in energy storage systems, has announced the installation of its IceBank® energy storage tanks at the Dundalk Institute of Technology (DkIT) in Ireland. CALMAC’s tanks are being used to successfully store energy from a large on-campus wind turbine in the form of ice.


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Brewery Taps PP-R Pipe System for Chilled Glycol Distribution

Polypropylene-Random Piping Provides Advantages for Brewing Operation
September 9, 2013
EPIC Brewing Co. has been continually expanding and improving its production facility/retail outlet with an eye to the future. When head brewer Kevin Crompton was first introduced to Aquatherm’s polypropylene-random (PP-R) pipe systems he knew he was onto something.


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Plastic Cooling Towers Aid Solar Cooling and Water Treatment Projects

Advanced Plastic Cooling Towers Help Ensure Reliability
August 19, 2013
The advantages of using high-density polyethylene (HDPE)-based “plastic” cooling towers have been well received in the commercial and industrial sectors of the United States. Now the technology is being introduced internationally, with installations at two notable projects in the Middle East.


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Ram Grinding Increases Efficiency, Lowers Cooling Costs with Coolerado

A/C Savings Redirected Toward Maintenance and Purchase of Grinding Equipment
August 12, 2013
Coolerado has announced that Ram Grinding, a high-precision industrial grinding facility located in Arvada, Colo., has been able to save over $5,000 annually in cooling costs for its 7,200-square-foot facility through the use of Coolerado’s indirect evaporative cooling technology.


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Honeywell Awarded Project to Build, Service Power Facility for Airbus

Honeywell to Oversee Operation and Maintenance through 10-year Agreement
August 5, 2013
Honeywell announced it has been awarded a $37 million project to build and provide ongoing service and maintenance on a power facility for Airbus’ new assembly site in Mobile, Ala., the aviation company’s first aircraft manufacturing operation in the United States.


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Developers, Hotel Boost Sustainability with Water Treatment Technology

Silver Bullet’s Technology Reduces Water, Electricity, and Chemical Use in Buildings
July 22, 2013
A historic downtown hotel, the Willard InterContinental, and three top D.C. property developers and owners, joined with Silver Bullet, a water treatment company, to introduce a commercially available system that significantly increases building sustainability by cutting water, electricity, and chemical use in commercial buildings.


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