Phoenix Energy Technologies monitors and controls energy usage at an enterprise level
November 5, 2015
Duke Energy, one of the nation’s largest electric utilities, has acquired a majority share of Phoenix Energy Technologies (PhoenixET), a provider of energy management systems and services for commercial customers. The terms of the deal were not disclosed.
The combined offering pairs in-store controls with cloud-based analytics
November 4, 2015
EnerNOC Inc., a provider of energy intelligence software (EIS), and EnTouch Controls have announced a strategic partnership to deliver the benefits of EIS to businesses that have large numbers of small footprint outlets, such as those in the national retail and food service industries.
When you’re traveling and check into a hotel, you expect the room will be clean, reasonably quiet, and — most of all — comfortable. Multiply those expectations by the millions of travelers staying in hotel rooms across the country each day, and you can see why the hospitality industry faces some unique challenges.
From building automation systems, chillers, compressors, temperature control valves, and more, here’s a look at some of the equipment commercial contractors working in this sector may want to consider.
Tools to gather and analyze energy data in buildings are increasingly using SaaS models
October 15, 2015
With the emergence of data analytics tools and new software-enabled hardware, building energy management services (BEMS) have expanded in capability. BEMS have benefitted from falling costs and $1.4 billion in venture capital (VC) funding to facilitate operational decisions based on analysis of building energy data, reports Lux Research.
Products are a third of the market, value-add at 44 percent, with service and maintenance taking the rest
September 23, 2015
The global building automation and control systems market is expected to be worth just over $26 billion by 2019, according to BSRIA’s new World Market Intelligence (WMI) report: 2015 World Building Automation and Control Systems (BACS) study.
Firm says it has rapidly evolved from a battery company to an application solutions company
September 8, 2015
ZBB Energy announced that it has changed its name to EnSync Inc. (dba EnSync Energy Systems). The company is a developer of energy management systems for the commercial, industrial, utility, and multi-tenant building markets.
Firms are increasingly turning their attention to smart building solutions
August 31, 2015
The convergence of technology, competition, and business models is leading to significant changes across the energy management industry landscape, according to a new report available from Research and Markets.
Quatrro Business Support Services, a provider of cloud-based business support services, announced it has formed a strategic partnership with GridPoint, an energy management solutions provider, to enable small and medium businesses (SMBs) to optimize energy savings and manage their energy spend efficiently.