The CCI is calculated based on a survey of the association’s contractor members, who are asked how positive they feel about new business prospects, existing business activity, and expected staffing decisions in the short-term future.
The Digi-RTU is a control kit designed to improve the energy efficiency of a rooftop HVAC unit
July 27, 2015
As analyzed and reported by California’s Emerging Technologies Coordinating Council, Bes-Tech announced that Southern California Edison tested the company’s Digi-RTU® HVAC Rooftop Optimization Kit and found an energy reduction of up to 40 percent kW and 50 percent kWh.
Final rules adopt ASHRAE 90.1 efficiency levels for certain commercial, industrial HVAC equipment
July 27, 2015
AHRI applauds two recent DOE final rules that adopt ASHRAE 90.1 efficiency levels for three-phase unitary products less than 65,000 Btuh, water-source heat pumps, commercial oil-fired storage water heaters, and packaged terminal air conditioners.
If you believe in your service, your products, the talent you have to solve problems for customers, and in your people to do the right thing, you have an obligation to serve your customers to the fullest. And, sometimes, selling is the service.
Company is the first to crowdfund project financing options
July 24, 2015
Steady State Renewable Energy Co. designs and installs geothermal heat pump systems in Oklahoma and north Texas. With the launch of Steady State Asset Partners, the company is the first to crowdfund project financing options that offer investors the opportunity to provide upfront capital for new geothermal projects.
1,800 Ice Bear ice energy storage units to reduce power consumption during peak periods
July 22, 2015
NRG Energy Inc. and Ice Energy, a provider of distributed thermal energy storage systems, have partnered to help reduce California’s peak energy demand through an energy storage peak load management solution.