20 Aug '12, 12pm

Real-time energy monitoring emerges as top building retrofit

Real-time energy monitoring emerges as top building retrofit

Editor's Note: To learn more about energy-efficient buildings, check out [email protected] , November 12-13, in San Francisco. A growing number of companies are realizing the social, environmental and cost benefits of retrofitting their buildings. Earlier this month, accounting giant Ernst & Young (ERSNP) announced the completion of an energy-efficient lighting system at its New York headquarters. The project – one of the city’s largest light retrofits – will cut the building’s annual energy use by nearly 2.9 million kilowatt-hours and reduce its CO2 emissions by around 2 million pounds. The market for energy efficient retrofits in commercial buildings -- particularly in energy management software -- is set to grow exponentially. It will nearly double by 2020, according to a recent study by Pike Research. Published last month, the report predicts that the global market for ...

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What Clean Energy Can Learn From The Sara Lee Baking Company

What Clean Energy Can Learn From The Sara Lee B...

care2.com 18 Aug '12, 4pm

Written by Adam James and Bracken Hendricks Years ago, the Sara Lee baking company spent months in the lab to develop a ne...