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2014-05-20 08:21:13

Survey Shows That One in Three Will Change Temperature When No One is Looking MINNEAPOLIS, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Although familial harmony reigns in most U.S. households, a recent survey conducted for Honeywell (NYSE: HON) finds that Americans in 12 states are more likely to argue over home temperature than who controls the television remote. The result? One in three people will change the temperature when no one is looking. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140520/89177 Conducted...

2014-05-15 08:25:43

Leading electric service provider and thermostat innovator deliver home energy management solutions in key U.S., Canadian restructured markets HOUSTON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Direct Energy, one of North America's largest energy and energy-related services providers, today announced that it has teamed up with Nest, the company that created the Nest Learning Thermostat(TM), to offer tens of millions of electricity customers an innovative and convenient solution for managing home...

2014-04-17 23:05:54

New certification provides homeowners and businesses with improved energy savings. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Today, ecobee, makers of the world’s first smart thermostat, announced it has received OpenADR 2.0b certification from the OpenADR Alliance, a nonprofit corporation created to foster the development, adoption, and compliance of the OpenADR smart grid standard. ecobee is the first company to have a 2.0b certified thermostat which provides standard-based...

2014-03-27 23:33:24

As a registered HERO contractor General Heating & Air Conditioning can assist homeowners with energy-saving upgrades that will entitle them to special financing and tax breaks. Pasadena, Ca (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 A new clean energy financing program is taking southern California by storm, as individual city councils throughout Los Angeles County pass resolutions approving the HERO Program for use in their communities. With support from residents and registered HERO contractors like...

2014-02-26 08:23:37

Individuals and Businesses Could Get Money DOVER, N.H., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the law firm of Shaheen & Gordon. An $8.15 million Settlement, inclusive of costs, was reached in a class action lawsuit with Honeywell International Inc. involving its circular thermostats. The lawsuit claims that Honeywell used deception to obtain the trademark for its round thermostat, then used its dominant position in the market to overcharge customers....

2014-02-20 23:25:07

HIPOWER SYSTEMS, a manufacturer of power-generation and power distribution equipment in the U.S. and Canada, today announced it is featuring an extensive line of cold-weather equipment. The company has created a variety of Winter Pack configurations suitable for generators routinely operating in conditions from 32°F to as low as -50°F. (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 HIPOWER SYSTEMS, a manufacturer of power-generation and power distribution equipment in the U.S. and Canada, today...

2014-02-20 16:21:23

Customers to save another $40 depending on March usage NEWARK, N.J., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Public Service Electric and Gas (PSE&G) announced today that it will extend its February bill credit for residential gas customers next month, saving customers another $40 on their bills for March usage. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120830/MM62627LOGO) The current bill credit of 25 cents per therm, including taxes, will keep the gas supply rate reduced from approximately 54...

2014-02-17 23:04:08

Stuart Lombard, CEO of ecobee, presents Keynote Presentation at Smart Energy Summit. TORONTO, Ontario and DALLAS, Texas (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 Stuart Lombard, CEO of ecobee, makers of the world’s first smart thermostat, will be a keynote speaker during the upcoming 2014 Smart Energy Summit: Engaging the Consumer, held February 17-19 in Austin, Texas. He will present the opening keynote “API Economy: The Impact to Consumers and Energy Management” on Wednesday, February 19 at 9:45...

2014-02-10 12:21:28

Wi-Fi, cloud data-enabled home energy management solution delivers greater convenience, control, and up to ten percent savings on electricity service HOUSTON, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Direct Energy, one of North America's largest energy and energy-related services providers, in partnership with Opower and Honeywell, today announced the launch of the Meridian smart thermostat in Texas, including an advanced mobile app that enables anytime, anywhere management of home energy use. (Logo:...

Ice Worms Insights Into Surviving The Cold
2014-01-30 16:11:27

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While the Polar Vortex may have kept temperatures around New Jersey dangerously low, scientists at the state’s Rutgers University-Camden have been working on combating the cold on a biological level, by keeping cellular energy up. “If you want to live in the cold, you have to make lots of energy,” said Daniel Shain, a professor of biology at Rutgers–Camden. “That means your cells would have to produce more adenosine...


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