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2014-04-16 08:35:47

Homeowners, Industries and Governments All Play a Role ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the 44(th) anniversary of Earth Day approaches on April 22, the North American Insulation Manufacturers Association (NAIMA) reminds the public about the key role of fiber glass and mineral wool insulation in achieving greater energy efficiency and reducing greenhouse gas emissions. "Buildings account for 40 percent of energy use worldwide," NAIMA Interim President and CEO Angus...

2014-03-13 08:24:43

- ThinkEco provides key technologies to enable residential energy efficiency - NEW YORK, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ThinkEco, http://www.thinkecoinc.com, a leading Internet-of-Things (IoT) technology and energy efficiency company, has developed the IoT platform for the new WiFi 100Koll home electricity meter solution that allows utility customers to control their energy use for plugged in appliances and devices. The solution is being offered for free to 120,000 customers in Sweden as part...

2014-03-06 23:03:00

Mack Trucks’ Macungie Cab and Vehicle Assembly plant and General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems’ Scranton operations are two of only 14 manufacturers in the United States to receive Superior Energy Performance (SEP) certification. University Park, PA (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Two manufacturers working with the Pennsylvania Technical Assistance Program (PennTAP) at Penn State have received certification from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for significantly reducing their...

2014-01-23 08:20:58

- Rossi Honda of Vineland, NJ produces as much or more electricity than it uses from local utility, setting precedent for nation's 17,000+ dealerships TORRANCE, Calif., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Of the approximately 17,500 automobile dealers in the United States, Rossi Honda of Vineland, New Jersey is the nation's first and only dealer to achieve "Electric Grid Neutral" status, producing as much as or more energy from renewable energy sources than it consumes from its local...

2013-09-10 12:25:05

SDG&E offers energy-saving tips for residential and business customers during hottest time of the year SAN DIEGO, Sept. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Saving energy is more important than ever this month for San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) customers with high energy use who are likely to see an increase in their bills based on September usage. With increased energy usage comes higher bills. With a surge in air-conditioning use during the recent heat wave, coupled with a rate increase that...

2013-09-03 23:23:08

Some of China's biggest industrial enterprises will significantly cut their energy use and greenhouse gas emissions as part of a new project to drive the corporate adoption of energy management systems. News source: Institute for Industrial Productivity Beijing, China (PRWEB) September 03, 2013 Fifty-two of China’s biggest industrial enterprises could lead the way in curbing energy use across the country, thanks to a new partnership between the Institute for Industrial Productivity...

2013-09-03 12:22:05

New technology improves grid reliability and provides customers with greater choices and control CHICAGO, Sept. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its 10-year, $2.6 billion grid modernization program, ComEd today began installation of more than 4 million smart meters throughout its service territory. The first smart meters to be deployed will be in the western suburbs, beginning today in North Riverside. ComEd expects to install 60,000 smart meters by the end of 2013. The full deployment...

2013-06-17 23:01:09

Exhibiting how by using building´s analytics and engagement you can save energy and money for companies New York, NY (PRWEB) June 17, 2013 Intelen, Inc, the leading building energy efficiency analytics and user engagement company, announces that it will exhibit its cloud analytics platform and products (Building Monitoring and Building InSights) at the 2013 Energy Management Congress (EMC) West, booth #422, in Las Vegas, NV June 19-20. Intelen´s cloud based software facilitates...

2013-06-11 12:24:01

Conservation and Demand-Response Programs will be Necessary in Times of High Demand this Summer without San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station SAN DIEGO, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) is reminding customers that, while adequate electricity supplies are lined up to meet customers' energy needs, conservation and demand response will still be vital during extremely hot weather or an unplanned power plant outage or transmission line...

2013-06-10 20:20:43

HOUSTON, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Energy has recognized Transwestern for its leadership in the first year of the Better Buildings Challenge. Launched in December 2011, the Better Buildings Challenge is a national leadership initiative that calls on chief executive officers, university presidents, state officials and local leaders to reduce their portfolio-wide energy use by 20 percent by 2020 and share results of their energy reduction strategies with the...