Amp Up Lighting Controls Now - Important Energy Deadline Looming for Commercial Buildings
States have a deadline of Oct. 18, 2013 to certify that they have updated the provisions of their commercial building codes regarding energy efficiency. The mandate comes from the U.S. Department of Energy which requires that states update their building energy codes to meet or exceed (American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers) 90.1-2010 codes, which amp up lighting controls over the previous 2007 version.
4 Pro Lighting Apps That Save You Money
From architectural planning to energy output monitoring, this collection of apps makes an efficient mobile toolkit addressing the essential steps of the install process for your Android or iOS device. Check out mobile apps from developers like Cooper Controls, Ian Ibbitson, Autodesk Inc. and Eco Hatchery.
Control and Automation: Asset Management for A/V/L and More
Asset management in your automation and control system will allow you to make sure the assets such as audio, video, lighting and HVAC are managed properly so they pay off and so you get the most out of them. An organization can save a significant amount of money in video projector bulbs alone. And that's just the start of the benefits.