AASHE Space-Cooling Solutions

Sustainability in Space-Cooling Solutions

Max Ma, ERS, for Zondits Delivering space-cooling solutions has always been a constant balancing act between effectiveness, energy efficiency, and costs. The Advanced Cooling Challenge, launched during the Clean Energy Ministerial in June in San Francisco, further encourages major industry players to “deliver that cooling sustainably to more people.” Now another facet of sustainability – […]

smart-thermostats

Could Smart Thermostats Be the New Low-Hanging Fruit?

Are Smart Thermostats the New CFLS? Energy Efficiency Markets, October 13, 2015. Image credit: Sébastien Barré Commonwealth Edison, Nest, ecobee, gas utilities and advocacy groups are working together on the lengthy project. ComEd hopes to see the million mark reached in about five years, according to George Malek, ComEd’s director of energy efficiency services. CFLs were […]

total connect comfort app

Total Connect Comfort App Unites Consumers, Weather, & Utilities to Boost Efficiency

WeatherBug and Honeywell to Improve Homes’ Energy Efficiency and Comfort Using Local Weather Data and Connected Thermostats Business Wire, June 9, 2015. Image credit: Tabure WeatherBug® and Honeywell are helping Texas homeowners save money and energy, all while staying comfortable, regardless of the weather. Starting this summer, consumers using one of Honeywell’s Wi-Fi thermostats with the […]