11 Mar '12, 12pm

Powerhouse Dynamics and the Prius of building energy efficiency

Powerhouse Dynamics and the Prius of building energy efficiency

Nature of Business radio, created and hosted by Chrissy Coughlin, is a weekly show on business and environment. For those of us who reside in New England, it's no secret that we are really cold for half of the year and swelteringly hot for a lot of it, too. (Okay, yes, we have a couple of comfortable months, in between.) And we constantly chafe at our monthly utility bills despite our efforts to keep costs down. We simply resign ourselves to pay the bill and try better next month to keep our kilowatt-hours down. I, for instance, don a sweater or a down jacket in the winter months. Good times. The truth is that utility bills are quite nebulous and leave us feeling out of control over the situation. I say Power to the People. And so does Powerhouse Dynamics . I spoke with CEO Martin Flusberg about his company, their eMonitor and how it works in both the commercial and reside...

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