Although wind energy is gaining, coal fired plants still represent the vast majority of electricity production in the U.S.
August 27, 2014
Peak shaving isn’t a novel idea, but the optimization software developed by Tumalow Energy certainly is. Could this solution revolutionize energy consumption in commercial buildings around the world?
Data centers are increasingly important in our digital information driven lives.
August 25, 2014
Data centers represent some of the most critical infrastructure in your increasingly information dependent daily life.
Solar roadways are an ambitious idea to replace asphalt paving with a renewable energy source.
August 20, 2014
Solar roadways have garnered international attention for a few years, but one company is making a serious splash this month with a record $2 million backing from individual investors.
Clearly marked and easily accessible recycling containers are part of LEED v4 requirements for Materials and Resources.
August 19, 2014
LEED v4 BD+C emphasizes minimizing the embodied energy associated with extraction, processing, transport, maintenance and disposal of building materials.
In hospital rooms and other sensitive areas, VitalVio uses wavelengths of visible light that are lethal to bacteria but harmless to humans.
August 13, 2014
Lighting retrofits are usually all about improved energy efficiency – but this cool new LED lighting technology goes beyond financial benefits by also killing germs and bacteria.
Edyn monitors conditions in your garden to optimize plant growing.
August 12, 2014
Edyn won’t just read soil and optimize irrigation – it will tell you what’s growing successfully around the region. Now there’s no excuse for a poor green thumb!


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