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2014-09-29 23:04:27

Animated production is designed to educate and inform building owners, property managers and the general public on the benefits of HVAC optimization Irvine, Calif. (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 When upgrading a large building’s heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system to improve occupant comfort and comply with today’s efficiency standards, commercial building owners and property managers have numerous choices. Various energy optimization systems all claim to be the best,...

2014-09-29 12:23:37

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: EcoFactor will present at Demand Response World Forum, happening October 13-15, 2014 in Costa Mesa, Calif. ----- EcoFactor SVP Product Operations and co-founder Scott Hublou joins panelists...

2014-09-25 23:09:14

Global Demand Response (DR) Market 2014-2018 is a new research report added to ReportsnReports.com. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Demand response is a change in the electricity usage pattern by end customers from their usual consumption, in response to change in electricity prices or change in incentive payments designed to encourage lower electricity usage during peak load issues. It is an essential way out for utilities to manage system peaks by controlling customer loads. It...

2014-09-19 16:21:54

SDG&E Thanks Customers for Patience & Conservation Efforts During Five-Day Heat Wave & Thunderstorms SAN DIEGO, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following a record-breaking five-day heat wave combined with a microburst of thunderstorms bringing high winds, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) is thanking customers and community partners for their efforts to save energy and for their patience during power outages. Due to the extreme weather conditions, SDG&E reached new all-time...

2014-09-19 16:21:21

DALLAS, September 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com offers an EMS market research report titled Energy Management Systems (EMS) Market (Utility EMS, Industrial EMS, EnterpriseEMS, Demand Response, Energy Management Devices, HEMS, BEMS) - Worldwide Market Forecasts and Analysis (2013 - 2018) in its store. The research reports that the EMS market is expected to grow from $17.4 billion in 2013 to $38.49 billion in 2018, at an estimated Compound Annual Growth Rate...

2014-09-18 23:03:18

Enerliance and Ocean West Capital’s Efficiency Collaboration is a Resounding Success for 300,000-Square-Foot Irvine Office Tower Irvine, Calif. (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 An initial two-day validation exercise at 2600 Michelson, a 300,000-square-foot office tower in Irvine, Calif., reveals that the building’s recent LOBOS HVAC efficiency upgrade will provide a 43.7% reduction in HVAC energy usage. This reduction equates to a projected savings of nearly one million kWh per year....

2014-09-18 23:02:03

The Advanced Energy Management Alliance (AEMA) reacts with disappointment in the U.S. Circuit Court decision not to rehear en banc the decision issued in May to vacate the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Order 745. Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 The Advanced Energy Management Alliance (AEMA) today reacted with disappointment in the U.S. Circuit Court decision (U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, No. 11-1486) to rehear en banc the decision issued...

2014-09-17 16:23:08

LONDON, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Demand response refers to the change in electricity usage by an end-user in response to signals from the grid operators or utilities. The end-user's participation in a program of this nature is a response to factors such as: greater awareness, an increased sense of responsibility, incentive pricing and new tariff schemes. Demand response programs are designed primarily to shift or curtail load for a short period of time; they are primarily of two...

2014-09-15 08:23:13

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EcoFactor®, the leader in cloud-based home energy management services, today announced the appointment of Matthew Plante as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Plante joins EcoFactor from Bidgely, where he served as Vice President of Sales. He will be responsible for accelerating market adoption of EcoFactor and setting the company's vision as it moves into its next chapter of market expansion and growth. "This is an...

2014-09-15 08:22:46

SAN MARCOS, Calif. and TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- REGEN Energy is pleased to announce the appointment of Pete Malcolm as President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Malcolm brings with him over 30 years of experience in the software industry, during which time he was named as inventor on over 150 patent applications in over 20 countries worldwide. He joins REGEN from Power Assure, a pioneer in energy efficiency for data centers, where he was President and CEO....


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