Efficiency in Action, Markets & Business

Identifying Optential Energy Savings in Leased Offices

30 Jun , 2017  

led-office Business Benefits leds

3 ways to identify energy savings in leased offices UtilityDRIVE, June 6, 2017 How many times have we thought, “It’s 2017…what office buildings don’t use LED lighting now?” LED lighting retrofits, occupancy sensor installations, and HVAC programming are examples of these “low-hanging fruit” projects. Have we exhausted all the energy efficiency opportunities in commercial buildings? […]

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Building Technology, Whole Building

5 DIY Projects to Boost Energy Efficiency in Your Home

30 Sep , 2015  


Fall Home Improvement: 5 simple ways to increase energy efficiency and savings The Mapleton Press, September 24, 2015. Image credit: stevepb Try these easy DIY projects to help cut down on energy loss and expenses: Replace worn weather-stripping around doors and windows. Worn weather-stripping can create drafts and let heated air out, stressing your furnace and […]

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Markets & Business, Markets & Trends

5 Ways Zondits Celebrated Energy Efficiency Action Week

17 Dec , 2014  

Last week (December 7-13) was designated as “Energy Efficiency Action Week” by the EPA. Since we here at Zondits pretty much eat, sleep, and breathe energy efficiency, we’ve seen a few places that go above and beyond the simple list of energy-saving tips. Here are our five favorite ways to celebrate energy efficiency.

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Building Technology, Lighting

Carbon Electronics: The Even-Better-Bulbs of Tomorrow

24 Oct , 2014  

Even as the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics has enshrined light emitting diodes (LEDs) as the single most significant and disruptive energy-efficient lighting solution of today, scientists around the world continue unabated to search for the even-better-bulbs of tomorrow.

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Building Technology, Whole Building

Scotmid Unveils Energy-Saving Store

20 Oct , 2014  

Scotmid Co-operative has unveiled its new energy-saving store, following one of the UK’s most innovative sustainability retrofits. Eco council pupils from Craigour Park Primary School joined representatives from Zero Waste Scotland and other dignitaries for the first look at the store in Moredun, Edinburgh, on 3 October.

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Program Implementation, Programs & Policy

WMECo EE Programs to Counter Winter’s Energy Rates

17 Oct , 2014  

With the expected rise in electricity prices this winter, WMECo wants customers to know there are several options available to reduce the amount of energy they use to help keep bills in check. The company also offers budget billing, as well as savings programs specifically designed for income-eligible customers.

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Industrial Technology, Refrigeration

Lifecycle Cost Analysis Tool Calculates Energy Costs

10 Oct , 2014  

Adiabatic coolers

While important, the initial purchase price of new equipment is only a part of the story, the company claims. Often what appears to be the cheapest option is actually very far from it. When making a decision to replace or upgrade refrigeration equipment it is important to remember…

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