07 May '12, 6pm

Operational Efficiency: A Hidden Energy Efficiency Opportunity for Commercial Building: The commercial buildin...

Operational Efficiency: A Hidden Energy Efficiency Opportunity for Commercial Building: The commercial buildin...

The commercial building sector is the largest electric energy consumption segment in the U.S. It currently represents almost 20 percent of all energy use and is growing faster than any other market segment. Given the sheer magnitude of energy use in commercial buildings, any measures designed to save energy in the segment represent a significant opportunity for impact. Not surprisingly, the market has seen a recent surge in the number of companies focused on driving energy efficiency in commercial buildings, primarily through retrofit projects. Pike Research estimates that ESCOs will exceed $5.1 billion this year in energy efficiency project installations. This number is expected to grow to $16 billion in sales by 2020. Despite the tremendous attention to commercial building retrofits, nearly half of the energy savings opportunity in commercial buildings remains untouched....

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jetsongreen.com 07 May '12, 7am

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jetsongreen.com 07 May '12, 7am

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ecohomemagazine.com 08 May '12, 10pm

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ecohomemagazine.com 07 May '12, 5pm

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ecohomemagazine.com 08 May '12, 8am

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greenbuildingelements.com 08 May '12, 10pm

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ecohomemagazine.com 10 May '12, 4am

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triplepundit.com 13 May '12, 9am

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greenbuildermag.com 10 May '12, 2pm

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eco-structure.com 09 May '12, 4pm

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blogs.straitstimes.com 09 May '12, 3am

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renewableenergyworld.com 11 May '12, 3pm

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jetsongreen.com 14 May '12, 5pm

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New Tesla Blog: Model S Efficiency and Range:

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teslamotors.com 09 May '12, 7pm

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