Can sustainable, net-zero homes improve our wellbeing, and that of the planet?

Credit to Author: Gautham S| Date: Fri, 03 Sep 2021 11:51:32 +0000

What makes a home? A front door, four walls, a few windows, and a roof make for a perfect shelter, but home is more than that. Home is where the… Read more »

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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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How Western Power is enabling maximum grid connections of customer-supplied clean solar energy and compensating them for it

Credit to Author: Jenny Roehm| Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 09:56:51 +0000

While it may seem like curtailing solar production is counter intuitive to encouraging more renewable energy deployments, Western Power (WP), the state-owned utility in Western Australia is doing exactly that,… Read more »

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INNOVATION FORWARD: Interview with Frédéric Beuvry, Senior Vice President Industrial Design & Ergonomics

Credit to Author: Frederic Godemel| Date: Mon, 05 Jul 2021 12:51:56 +0000

  How do you and your teams look at material innovation? When we look at colors and new materials, we cannot assess them as part of a trend: appliances we… 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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Is the race for technological innovation another David vs. Goliath story?

Credit to Author: Jai Thampi| Date: Wed, 16 Jun 2021 15:04:06 +0000

“More Proof That Uber Is Killing the Taxi Industry” “How Netflix Bankrupted and Destroyed Blockbuster?” “Is Spotify Killing Our Music Industry?”   These are real headlines, one or more flavors… Read more »

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Reliability, a sine qua non requirement for digital utilities

Credit to Author: Gary Lawrence| Date: Tue, 01 Jun 2021 15:37:11 +0000

Reliability is at the forefront of utilities’ concerns, and rightly so. People expect power to flow 24/7 and any interruption is disruptive for customers and costly for utilities in terms… 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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