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Guaranteed Energy Savings: Harrisburg Looks for Energy Solution

Most of the lights inside Harrisburg city hall have been left on nonstop for 20 years, city officials said Tuesday night, wasting thousands of dollars in electricity, bulb replacement and maintenance hours. Because of this, Harrisburg seeks a solution via a guaranteed energy savings contract. City officials revealed this week that most of the lights …

Ben Stewart

Nov 20, 2015

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Montgomery County Looks To Reduce Energy Costs

In an effort to conserve energy and funds, Montgomery County (NY) is looking to replace equipment that has become outdated in its municipal buildings to reduce energy costs. The Montgomery County Legislature will move forward with energy management projects after the Budget and Finance Committee meeting Tuesday. Legislators voted on whether to enter into an agreement …

Ben Stewart

Nov 19, 2015

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Guaranteed Energy Savings Project Underway with SmartWatt

If you’ve driven by the Harrisburg city government center late at night, you may have seen the lights on in the mayor’s second-floor office. In fact, you may have noticed many lights on throughout the four-story building at 10 North Second Street, even in the middle of the night. That’s because city officials can’t turn …

Ben Stewart

Nov 19, 2015

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Smart Cities, Smarter World

According to MIT, it’s estimated that the urban population increases by 2 people every second globally. The trifecta of rapid urbanization, strained infrastructure and enormous amounts of data not only challenges cities—it’s also creating new opportunities. As part of the solution to the rapid increase in urbanization, the Obama Administration recently announced a new “Smart Cities” …

Ben Stewart

Nov 18, 2015

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