12 Sep '12, 3pm

Tapping the billion-dollar smart building services market: Schneider Electric, Johnson Controls, Siemens and IBM...

Tapping the billion-dollar smart building services market: Schneider Electric, Johnson Controls, Siemens and IBM...

Smart building technologies are raising the bar for what's possible in energy savings and efficiency improvements for managing commercial buildings. Look no further than the newly constructed San Francisco Public Utility Commission (SFPUC) headquarters. The 13-floor, $190-million design includes state-of-the-art smart building technologies using 55 percent less energy and consumes 32 percent less electrical demand than the ASHRAE baseline standard. Not to be outdone, the U.S. General Services Administration recently awarded a contract to IBM to install and develop building-monitoring systems in 50 to 100 of the fed’s highest-energy-consuming buildings. Those systems -- expected to improve building energy efficiencies and save up to $15 million in taxpayer dollars annually -- would connect to a central facility using a cloud-based platform. While smart building systems can ...

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How much to tip a NYC Cab Driver / Taxi Driver? This is the most asked question to me in my cab I always answered you can ...

One Million Dollar Event Announced

One Million Dollar Event Announced

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The Ladies European Tour schedule in 2013 will feature a one million dollar event as the World Ladies Championship in Chin...

Flatiron Building

Flatiron Building

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UK smart grid needs innovative companies

electronicsweekly.com 11 Sep '12, 11pm

Dr Edward Colby, chief technology officer at Sentec, explains why encouraging home grown innovation will be critical in th...

ShopSmart Shares Secrets to Smart Handbag Shopp...

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bunkershot.com 12 Sep '12, 2pm

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#Post-occ studies now made easier via the cloud

#Post-occ studies now made easier via the cloud

eco-structure.com 14 Sep '12, 3pm

Credit: Credit: *clairity* / Used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license Enlarge Close LEED certification...

Brazil Update: ANEEL Finalizes the Regulatory Framework for Smart Grid Deployment: Approximately four months af...

Brazil Update: ANEEL Finalizes the Regulatory F...

renewableenergyworld.com 11 Sep '12, 1pm

The new regulation is the last – and most anticipated – of a series of smart meter-related directives introduced by ANEEL ...

Tapping the Power of 100 Suns

spectrum.ieee.org 16 Sep '12, 12pm

Kirkpatrick considered the needs of the end user—the soldier. He noted that each electrical gizmo offered a different-size...

Tapping the Power of 100 Suns

spectrum.ieee.org 16 Sep '12, 12pm

Kirkpatrick considered the needs of the end user—the soldier. He noted that each electrical gizmo offered a different-size...

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ukgbc.org 18 Sep '12, 10pm

Acquiring and valuing green buildings This one-day accredited course explores the business case for acquiring and investin...

How “Smart” Vapor Retarders Work - EBN: 21:9 - ...

buildinggreen.com 10 Sep '12, 7pm

BackPage Primer from Environmental Building News How “Smart” Vapor Retarders Work Vapor retarders are meant to protect our...

How “Smart” Vapor Retarders Work - EBN: 21:9 - ...

buildinggreen.com 10 Sep '12, 5pm

BackPage Primer from Environmental Building News How “Smart” Vapor Retarders Work Vapor retarders are meant to protect our...

Entering the Hong Kong market? The MaD Venture Fellows program could give you an extra lift

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sgentrepreneurs.com 10 Sep '12, 12am

Entering the Hong Kong market? The MaD Venture Fellows program could give you an extra lift September 10, 2012 by Terence ...

Building Homes Using Green Building Technologie...

earthadvantage.org 10 Sep '12, 1pm

Building Green, Building Better Building green doesn’t mean building small or different, it means building better. It’s ab...