Latest Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Stories

2013-10-26 23:03:51

Campaign to Promote Importance of Credentialing for Clean Energy People, Products and Programs Cocoa, FL (PRWEB) October 26, 2013 In response to groundbreaking growth in renewable energy and energy efficiency industries, the SRCC™ (Solar Rating & Certification Corporation), the leading independent, third-party certification entity for solar thermal products, along with a group of other well-established, nationally accredited credentialing organizations, announces the formation of a...

2013-08-26 23:23:57

BuildingOS quickly aggregates energy data from multiple vendors’ technologies, giving building managers easy access to energy information and analytics at an unprecedented price point. Oakland, CA (PRWEB) August 26, 2013 Today, Lucid announced the availability of BuildingOS®, the world’s first online operating system for energy management. The revolutionary software enables managers of facilities, energy, and sustainability in commercial buildings to quickly aggregate building...

2013-08-23 23:01:30

By Switching to L.E.D. lighting, the United States could save billions in energy costs by reduce energy consumption by 50%. Vero Beach, FL (PRWEB) August 23, 2013 Older lighting technologies still dominate the US market, technologies that have gone unchanged for 40+ years. These outdated lights waste incredible amounts of energy, and won’t be sustainable in the future. In 2012, the US Department of Energy conducted a study based up nine different lighting applications where LED’s...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.