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Developing A Smart and Solar Medical Building

For too many American businesses, installing their own solar system is blocked by solar killing utility tariffs. Local permitting can also be a solar killer. For many permitting departments, a solar project gains extra attention despite being proven technologically with … Continue reading

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Five Ways Smart Buildings Grow Profits

Smart buildings use the Internet of Things (IoT) plus artificial intelligence (AI) to increase productivity. This emerging mega trend that will reshape how businesses make money. These technologies are an emerging focus for a majority of businesses. For example, a … Continue reading

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Autonomous LED Lighting Is Driving Smart Building Revolution

Our homes or offices are now the dumbest thing in our lives. We can talk to our smartphones. A growing number of our cars can park themselves. But our buildings just sit there making us do the work of running … Continue reading

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Five Technologies Driving California’s Clean IoT Electricity Strategy

California is again driving the world toward technologies that will disrupt how we live and work. This time California’s focus is on commercializing clean tech. The state is pioneering technologies to achieve a 40% reduction in climate changing emissions by … Continue reading

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Buildings With Cleaner Air Makes You Smarter

A study just published by Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health has linked a building’s indoor air quality directly to a worker’s (or student, parent, doctor, etc.) cognitive function. Cognitive function is defined as the cerebral activities that lead … Continue reading

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How Hybrid Electric Buildings Will Transform Real Estate

America’s commercial buildings are on the cusp of being radically redesigned into Prius-like hybrid energy centers. These buildings will create value by guaranteeing lower electric bills plus increased worker productivity while also delivering climate-changing environmental impacts. Like hybrid electric cars … Continue reading

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California Title 24 Code Revisions And Zero Net Energy Buildings

Beginning in 2014 California is launching a tsunami wave of building code revisions. The new and revised codes will accelerate building designs that achieve “comprehensive building solutions.” The goal of comprehensive building design is to integrate smart technologies, energy efficiency … Continue reading

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