Building Technology, Emerging Technology, Lighting

Las Vegas Pedestrians Power a New Street Lighting System

19 Dec , 2016  

Meet the streetlights that are powered by footsteps Lux, November 30, 2016 A new street lighting system that harnesses energy from pedestrians’ footsteps has been installed in Las Vegas in the United States. The foot-powered fixtures were developed by EngoPlanet, a New York based start-up. The street lights are part-powered by kinetic energy generated by […]

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Clean Grid Technology, Interviews, Regulatory Affairs

Las Vegas First Major City to Go 100% Renewable

5 Aug , 2016  

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Adeline Lui, AESP Strategies The City of Las Vegas will go 100 percent renewable next year and become the first major U.S. city to do so. In this exclusive interview with their Director of Planning and Chief Sustainability Officer Tom Perrigo, he reveals how the City will achieve this target. AESP: Las Vegas would be the first […]

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Clean Grid Technology, Renewables

Switch SUPERSNAP is Powered by 100% Renewable Energy

13 Jan , 2016  

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Switch says all data centers, clients on green power Las Vegas Review-Journal, January 5, 2016. Image credit: The Networking Nerd The data storage company Switch has announced that as of Jan. 1, all of its SUPERNAP data centers and its more than 1,000 clients who are co-located at their facilities were powered by 100 percent […]

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Efficiency in Action, Markets & Business

The Vegas Strip is Going Green

10 Sep , 2015  

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Caesars Entertainment Introduces Major Energy Efficiency Upgrades Market Watch, September 10, 2015. Image credit: Reflex Supplements The Governor’s Office of Energy (GOE) awarded property tax incentives to 11 Caesars Entertainment affiliated casino resorts for introducing significant energy and water savings measures in tens of millions of square feet of commercial space. The resorts received the […]

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