The 3 reasons building owners should consider microgrids now more than ever

Credit to Author: Jason Heindel| Date: Tue, 03 Aug 2021 10:00:07 +0000

Jason Heindel is a Solutions Architect at AZZO, a Master-level Critical Power EcoXpert. When owners of commercial and industrial buildings experience unplanned power outages, the effects are immediate: loss of… Read more »

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[Podcast Series] Road to Net-Zero Homes with Home Energy Management Systems

Credit to Author: Johanne Guigue| Date: Tue, 29 Jun 2021 06:45:27 +0000

Smart Home: As technology and innovation race through the 21st century, it’s beckoning into homes was more a matter of when than how. Yet, the most widely recallable smart home tech… Read more »

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The Importance of ESG and its Criteria for Investment

Credit to Author: Jason Dodier| Date: Mon, 28 Jun 2021 01:12:58 +0000

Responsible investing, which has been around for over 30 years under the umbrella of socially responsible investing (SRI), encourages an integration of the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors to… Read more »

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Home-Builders have to find serious Sustainable solutions as regulations pave the way to energy positive homes

Credit to Author: Guest Blogger| Date: Wed, 19 May 2021 05:19:16 +0000

Homes consume more energy than we think. In fact, energy consumption at home is expected to increase by 65% by 2050. The scale of how much we will be using… Read more »

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Meeting net zero homes regulation with confidence

Credit to Author: Manish Pant| Date: Tue, 18 May 2021 14:36:35 +0000

Households have both a direct and indirect impact on the environment. A house takes up physical real estate; it produces heat, noise and – in today’s digital age – a… Read more »

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Energy waste: Can we reconcile consumerism with responsible consumption?

Credit to Author: Jai Thampi| Date: Sat, 15 May 2021 07:05:17 +0000

For decades, consumerism has been the ‘order of the day’. In the early part of the twentieth century, mass production of the industrial revolution turned to overproduction. Supply was bigger… Read more »

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Extreme weather: when it takes smart, net zero homes to address climate change

Credit to Author: Manish Pant| Date: Mon, 26 Apr 2021 05:26:11 +0000

In this post-pandemic world, ‘home’ is where our lives are. It’s the place where we work, connect with family and friends, where we entertain and unwind. Home can be a… Read more »

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[Podcast Series] Can Data Be the Path To Net-Zero Homes?

Credit to Author: Natalia Pachon| Date: Wed, 14 Apr 2021 16:20:33 +0000

Homes will become the biggest consumers of electricity by 2050. While electricity is the cleanest form of energy, we still have to contribute to make homes smart and sustainable. In… Read more »

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