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2014-10-31 23:09:24

Priority Energy leads trial installation of DOE's Extended Plate & Beam wall system construction that includes continuous integrated insulation with traditional framing methods for superior energy efficiency and indoor comfort. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 Priority Energy will lead a trial installation of the Department of Energy's (DOE) Extended Plate & Beam wall system for a Chicago-area home builder. The Extended Plate & Beam wall system will allow for the...

2014-10-29 16:22:58

Lighting innovator expands assembly and testing capabilities with LEED-certified building ANAHEIM, Calif., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MaxLite, a leading manufacturer of LED lighting solutions, expands its U.S. operations with the opening of a new LEED-certified facility recently. The 48,864-square-foot-building increases MaxLite's product assembly and testing capabilities and features the company's first full showroom on the West Coast. Located in the Anaheim Concourse...

2014-10-29 08:24:54

Multiple Energy Conservation Measures Projected to Save the Commonwealth of Massachusetts over $500,000 per Year CRANSTON, R.I., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Commonwealth of Massachusetts Division of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance (DCAMM) has awarded RISE Engineering a $3.6 million, competitive-bid contract to serve as the lead contractor for a comprehensive energy and water efficiency project at the Plymouth County Correctional Facility in Plymouth, Mass., the company...

2014-10-28 23:03:03

Project will investigate energy consumption of cable television STBs at 25 California residences, with goal to identify energy savings potential of STB optimization. Bourne, MA (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Onset, a world leader in data loggers, today announced that engineering and energy efficiency consulting firm Alternative Energy Systems Consulting (AESC) will use 25 Onset HOBO® Plug Load loggers to identify the energy savings potential of cable set-top box (STB) optimization. The...

2014-10-28 12:24:29

LG ENERGY STAR® Certified Products Featured at Phoenix Facility, Final Stop in EPA's 'ENERGY STAR Change the World Tour' PHOENIX, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In observance of ENERGY STAR Day, LG Electronics USA today joined representatives from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and fellow ENERGY STAR Partner Arizona Public Service (APS) to celebrate the completion of energy-efficiency upgrades to the U.S. Vets housing facility for homeless veterans in Phoenix....

2014-10-28 08:26:11

Jim Sinopoli, Smart Buildings, Named Energy Champion-Thought Leader; Ken Hagaman, Anixter, and Ted Pinnow, United Stationers, Pronounced Energy Champion-End User Co-Winners LOS ALTOS, Calif., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Daintree Networks, the leader in open wireless smart building solutions for enterprise control and energy management, today announced the winners of its first annual Energy Champion Awards. The awards were created to honor the efforts of those in the industry who...

2014-10-25 23:02:01

Clean Crawls, a local crawl space and attic insulation company of Everett, WA, explains how homeowners can tell that their insulation needs replacing in a lately released article. Everett, WA (PRWEB) October 25, 2014 Homeowners that are wondering how they can tell when their insulation has ‘gone bad’ need wonder no more. Clean Crawls gives 5 signs of poor insulation that homeowners should watch out for when it comes to insulation in their recently released article. Bad insulation,...

2014-10-24 23:04:22

Sustainable Energy Fund’s board of directors recently announced the appointment of Jean Black to the board. Allentown, PA (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 Ms. Black is a licensed Master Electrician since 2003 with a wealth of knowledge and experience in lighting energy conservation measures and lighting project design and management. Ms. Black is currently employed by The Tri-M Group, LLC, as an Estimator. Tri-M is one of the largest electrical solutions companies in the Northeast,...

2014-10-23 08:39:11

Noesis Accelerates Growth in Energy Efficiency Project Financing Adding 49 New Partners in Q3; Top 3 Sectors Include Lighting, Solar and HVAC AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Noesis, the tech-powered commercial lending marketplace, announced today they have continued their 2014 growth in Q3, and have signed 49 new project developers to its Noesis Financing Service (NFS), which enables them to offer third-party financing for energy efficiency (EE) projects through...

2014-10-23 08:26:20

Status Acknowledges Cassidy Turley's Role as High-Quality LEED Project Administrator WASHINGTON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cassidy Turley, a leading commercial real estate services provider in the U.S., announced today that the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI) has designated the firm a LEED(®) Proven Provider(TM) for the LEED for Existing Buildings Operations and Maintenance rating system family. This designation was developed to streamline the LEED project review process...


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