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Guest Blog: Energy Efficiency is Driving Deep Savings at These Schools

Energy efficiency doesn’t just contribute to a greener, more sustainable future: it also has direct cost savings for school districts in the here-and-now. At the K12 Facilities Forum, Meredith McDermott, Director of Sustainability at the New York City Department of Education, and Tony Cox, Chief Operating Officer at Rock Hill Schools (SC), shared how energy efficiency initiatives are …

lgoddard@smartwattinc.com

May 16, 2019

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Lighting the Way to Improved Student Performance

Lighting typically accounts for as much as 30% to 40% of a school’s total energy costs – making it the second largest operational expense for school districts – just behind salaries. Optimizing lighting systems can cut those energy costs by more than half – in some cases up to 70%. Most importantly, every dollar saved …

lgoddard@smartwattinc.com

Apr 30, 2019

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Guest Blog: How The Internet of Things is Revolutionizing The Construction Industry

Anna Kucirkova wrote a very interesting article detailing the many ways the IoT is benefitting the construction industry — and  she’s agreed to share it with our readers. Enjoy!   HOW THE INTERNET IS REVOLUTIONIZING THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY The world is rapidly changing as new technologies sweep in and change the landscape of our society, …

lgoddard@smartwattinc.com

Apr 25, 2019

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