What is the impact of LED luminaires on lighting control?

Credit to Author: Josh Janssen| Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 14:00:50 +0000

Efficiency and sustainability continue to be popular buzzwords when discussing building construction and retrofits. That’s because, as global population continues to grow, energy consumption and demand continue to increase exponentially…. Read more »

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How BIM is becoming the new model for energy-efficient buildings

Credit to Author: Bertrand Lack| Date: Wed, 24 Apr 2019 11:00:00 +0000

With a global population trajectory of 10 billion by 2050, and the majority concentrated in urban areas, studies are estimating that $3.3 trillion of investment will be needed in infrastructure… Read more »

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The evolution of Building Information Modeling: optimizing productivity, costs, and energy efficiency

Credit to Author: Bertrand Lack| Date: Wed, 10 Apr 2019 11:00:05 +0000

With 2.5 billion people expected to move into urban areas with the next few decades, we’re going to need to construct over 10,000 buildings a day to house them. Now,… Read more »

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Building Management Gets a Boost from the Power of IoT and the Cloud

Credit to Author: Jean-Paul Genet| Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 13:00:14 +0000

The Internet of Things (IoT) is opening up opportunities in all sorts of areas, including in facility operations. A case in point is tools for managing smaller buildings. While building… Read more »

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How to Manage Building Maintenance From Your Smart Phone

Credit to Author: Jean-Paul Genet| Date: Mon, 10 Sep 2018 13:00:46 +0000

As buildings become more complex, with all sorts of electrical, heating, cooling and other systems that need consistent routine maintenance, it can be a daunting task for facility managers and… Read more »

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Smart Load Monitoring Helps University of Lille Reduce Energy Consumption

Credit to Author: Thomas Peregrin| Date: Tue, 28 Aug 2018 13:00:33 +0000

Located in northern France, the University of Lille is spread across six campuses and hosts more than 110,000 students. As one of several modernization initiatives, the university made the decision… Read more »

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The IoT convergence: making buildings more efficient and reliable

Credit to Author: Barry Coflan| Date: Tue, 30 Jan 2018 14:00:36 +0000

The UN weather agency recently announced that carbon dioxide concentrations in the atmosphere increased at record-breaking speed in 2016, meaning that rapid cuts to CO2 and other greenhouse gases are… Read more »

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How to make your building —whether existing or new construction—net-zero energy

Credit to Author: Vanya Ignatova| Date: Wed, 19 Jul 2017 12:00:33 +0000

Buildings presently account for approximately 40% of the world’s energy consumption, and that figure is on the rise. Experts project that energy consumption in buildings will increase substantially in the… Read more »

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For Innovative Solutions, You Need a Broad Product Portfolio

Credit to Author: Mary Jane McCraven| Date: Wed, 31 May 2017 12:00:57 +0000

Previously, I’ve talked about the Internet of Things and how it, along with a digital hub, leads to building energy management systems (BEMS) that enable improved connectivity and efficiency, physical… Read more »

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