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The Benefits of Enterprise-Wide Energy Management

A combination of new state regulations, fluctuating electricity prices, urgent environmental issues, and public pressure have companies all across the U.S. reexamining their energy management and sustainability practices. And for good reason.  Nearly 82% of commercial buildings in the U.S. were built before 2000. As such they simply aren’t as energy efficient as they could …

Sep 03, 2019

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Ask the Optimization Expert: HVAC Ventilation

Question: How can I improve the energy efficiency of my facility’s HVAC ventilation? Answer: HVAC ventilation issues, which include problems with air flow and temperature control, can take several forms. An energy audit will typically identify energy inefficiencies in one or several of the following areas: Air flow to space feels unusually low or is …

Ben Stewart

October 1, 2015

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HVAC Cooling: Q&A With Our Energy Optimization Experts

Question: How can I improve the energy efficiency of my facility’s air conditioning system? Answer: HVAC cooling system issues, which include problems with component maintenance and temperature control, can take several forms. An energy audit will typically identify energy inefficiencies in one or several of the following areas: Multiple air conditioning compressors start simultaneously Chiller …

Ben Stewart

September 24, 2015

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Proposition 39 Retrofit: Orange Coast College Receives Excellence Award

Today the Board of Governors of the California Community Colleges announced their Energy and Sustainability awards, which represent the best of California’s Proposition 39 energy systems optimization projects. SmartWatt’s interior lighting and advanced lighting control project at Orange Coast College was the highest scoring Proposition 39 retrofit project this year.

Ben Stewart

September 21, 2015

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