Don’t overlook today’s smart room air conditioners when considering HVAC equipment for energy management of commercial facilities. While most large facilities rely on ‘whole building’ HVAC solutions, often times these facilities have remote buildings or isolated offices that utilize separate units for cooling and heating. Smart room air conditioners provide multiple energy savings options, including the ability to tie into a Building Management System.
Transformative Wave is a Kent, Washington-based provider of technologies to help drive energy savings for rooftop HVAC systems, including cloud-based building automation control, remote monitoring and diagnostics....More
Responses from an article on benchmarking that ran in Hotmail nearly a year ago continue to appear in my inbox. This new field evaluation and test method is being included in progressive service and maintenance agreements throughout the industry. It is proving as beneficial to customers as it is for service companies. Let’s take a look at what we’ve learned about the practice of benchmarking this past year and where it may be headed in the future.