HVAC Optimization Software to Cut Annual Energy Use
October 13, 2014
Constellation Place in Century City, California, is known for its progressive environmental efforts. From solar panels and fuel cells to high-efficiency plumbing and lighting, the 35-story JMB Realty Corp. architectural landmark is setting the bar in efficiency.
The $2 Million Project Replaces Six 25-Year-Old Temporary Classrooms
October 6, 2014
In collaboration with the Oak Park Unified School District, Balfour Beatty Construction installed seven net-zero modular classroom buildings made of single use containers used for ocean shipping at Oak Park High School. The project marks the first use of this type of modular building approved by the California Division of State Architect.
Improved Energy Efficiency Could Save Over $3 Billion Annually
September 29, 2014
Much of the massive amounts of electricity that America’s data centers use to support our business and online activity is being wasted running computer servers doing little or no work most of the time, according to a report released in August by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC).
Climatec Adds Hartzell Industrial Fans to Its Product Lines
September 22, 2014
Hartzell Air Movement announced that Climatec Engineered HVAC Solutions is now its new manufacturer’s sales rep office in Arizona, New Mexico, and El Paso, Texas. Selling Hartzell industrial fans will be a smooth transition for the firm, which already sells other complementary products such as dampers, louvers, and air handling equipment.
Phoenix Resident Carol Simpson, 86, Gets a New Air Conditioner
September 15, 2014
The Air Conditioning Contractors of America-Arizona (ACCA-AZ) has been giving back to the community to help needy Valley residents stay cool and safe during the summer by offering selected Maricopa homeowners free home cooling system repair or replacement.
Phoenix-Based HVAC Contractor Purchased by Kenneth D. Goodrich
August 18, 2014
Kenneth D. Goodrich, managing partner of Tucson Peach LLC and Goettl Air Conditioning, announced that Tucson Peach has acquired Phoenix-based HVAC contractor Sonoran Air. The company will operate under the new name Sonoran Air Conditioning.
Three Universities — CSU Dominguez Hills, UC Davis, UC San Diego — Are Honored
June 30, 2014
EnerNOC Inc., a provider of energy intelligence software, announced that three of its customers have each won Energy Efficiency and Sustainability Best Practice Awards from the California Higher Education Sustainability Conference.
Systems Installed for Villa Women’s Recovery Center
June 2, 2014
Orange County contractor Service Champions has aided the Villa Center with complimentary installation of two new heating and air conditioning systems provided by Lennox. The Villa Center is a home specifically for women recovering from alcoholism and has been in service since 1963.