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11:30 PM

Programmable communicating thermostat based on ZigBee Smart Energy profile

The SE5000 features an in-home display (IHD) coupled with a residential thermostat, providing direct HVAC load control by utility companies serving Smart Grid customers.

11:29 PM

OASIS Blue Advances Open Standards for Smart Energy Grids, Intelligent Buildings, and Natural Resource Management

IBM, Constellation NewEnergy, CPower, EnerNOC, Grid Net, HP, NeuStar, TIBCO, U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and Others Collaborate to Address Sustainability Challenges

11:28 PM

Countdown For Clima 2010...

Clima 2010, hosted by Turkish Society of HVAC and Sanity Engineers (TTMD), will bring together more than a thousand heating, ventilating and air-conditioning experts from 6 continents and 56 countries from the USA to Japan, in Antalya...

11:27 PM

Daintree Secures $8M in Capital to Fund Expansion

Leading Property Cleantech Investor Joins as Partner

11:26 PM

Encelium Technologies' Gary Meshberg to Address Lighting Controls - Trends in Commissioning and Daylighting - at LIGHTFAIR International's Annual Conference

Las Vegas Event is the Largest International Lighting Trade Show

11:25 PM

Cisco's EnergyWise Additions Make Green a No-Brainer

Cisco announces a slew of hardware and software additions to its year-old "Borderless Networks" platform, focused on energy management, network security, and video streaming capabilities across a company.

11:24 PM

Genentech Expands Infometrics Monitoring at Advanced Research and Manufacturing Facility

Genentech, Leader in Biotech, Expands Deployment of Infometrics Continuous, Monitoring-Based Commissioning Service across Manufacturing Campus

11:23 PM

Smart Grid Tech 2010, 2 & 3 June, San Diego

Exclusive joint presentation on results of power meter roll out from Google + San Diego Gas & Electric

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10:58 PM

QA Graphics Releases v3.0 of 3D Symbol Library for Building Controls Industry

Created with current design techniques, the library provides the equipment and components needed to consistently assemble high-end system graphics, allowing users to spend less time assembling BAS and HVAC graphics and further distinguish themselves in the market.

10:57 PM

IQinVision Announces Launch of IQeye eStore at ISC West

e-Commerce site for IQeye BASIC LINE network cameras at www.IQeStore.com

10:56 PM

MatrikonOPC offers OPC connectivity for IEC 61850 Protocol

EC 61850 is the international standard for substation automation engineering systems.

10:54 PM

Tendril and UISOL Integrate Energy Management Platforms to Deliver an end-to-end Demand Response Solution to the Smart Grid

The result is a full end-to-end Demand Response solution that is open, standards based and provides a level of utility and customer functionality and interoperability that has not been available to the market until now.

10:54 PM

ZigBee and Wi-Fi Alliances to Collaborate on Smart Grid Wireless Networking

Joint effort will extend the opportunity for interoperable wireless technology in the smart home

10:53 PM

Encelium Technologies Introduces IP Phone Interface

Encelium Technologies' IP Phone Interface Offers Greater Personal Control via Telephone Touch-Screen Display

10:51 PM

MatrikonOPC Joins Honeywell PKS Advantage Program

With this collaborative agreement, MatrikonOPC now supplies the only PKS Compliance Certified OPC connectivity for the Honeywell's Experion Process Knowledge System (PKS).

10:50 PM

Glendale Water & Power to Launch Thermal Energy Storage Project

Southern California municipal utility will integrate Ice Energy's Ice Bear distributed energy storage technology to complement smart grid strategy

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08:35 PM


Monday, January 31 - Wednesday, February 2, Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

08:33 PM

Market Size in North America 2010 Webinar

Thursday, April 8, 2010 at 12:30 PM ET

08:31 PM

EDSA Introduces Paladin Gateway Data Architecture

Opens Paladin Power Analytics to Virtually Any Data Acquisition System

08:30 PM

Distech Controls Case Study

Hilton San Diego Bayfront San Diego, CA, United States of America

08:29 PM

Moving Walls? Not a problem for Echoflex Lighting Controls

Olympic Village retrofit applies EnOcean energy harvesting & wireless technologies - reduces renovation costs 70%

08:28 PM

WattStopper announces eCampus, interactive online training site

Specifically designed for all influencers, including electrical contractors, distributors, ESCOs, and specifiers, the courses cover control applications in residential, commercial, and industrial settings.

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04:02 PM

Onset Announces Guide on Measuring Building Performance

Written for Measurement & Verification practitioners, commercial energy auditors, and building commissioners, the guide details how portable data loggers can be applied in a number of building monitoring applications.

04:01 PM

Duke Energy Joins HomePlug Powerline Alliance Board of Directors

Major Utility Upgrades HomePlug Membership to Sponsor Level to Support Smart Grid and HAN Ecosystem Efforts

04:00 PM

BriefCam Launches New Version of Video Synopsis with Enhanced Functionality and New Look

New features for Version 1.3 of the BriefCam VS product line include Area of Interest, a sophisticated new user interface and a 65% reduction in synopsis time

03:59 PM

Lenel Expands Support for IQinVision Cameras

Lenel customers can choose from 40+ IQeye standard and HD Megapixel cameras

03:58 PM

CalAmp and Kepware Partner for SmartGrid Communications

CalAmp licenses Kepware Communications technology for its new Air Traffic Controller appliance for SmartGrid applications

03:57 PM

Multi-Region video analytics from AllGo Systems now integrated with Milestone XProtect platform

AllGo Systems, an authorized Milestone Solution Partner, has integrated their video analytics product AllGoVision with Milestone XProtect IP video management software to provide advanced intelligent surveillance capabilities.

03:57 PM

TDIndustries Rolls Out TDLINKS in the South

New Knowledge System based on Real-Time Operating Platform

03:56 PM

2010 AHR Expo-Mexico

October 26-28, 2010, World Trade Center, Mexico City, Mexico

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04:39 PM

First Changes Proposed to New Green Standard: Daylighting Addressed

ANSI/ASHRAE/USGBC/IES Standard 189.1, Standard for the Design of High-Performance, Green Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings, is the first code-intended commercial green building standard in the United States.

04:38 PM

Ziphany Performs for 2010 NYISO Test Event

Ziphany delivers prompt event performance calculations on behalf of DR providers participating in the February 17th NYISO Test Event.

04:37 PM

QA Graphics Announces New Division of Multimedia Services

To offer customers a total design solution, QA Graphics has expanded their services to provide a variety of multimedia solutions including motion graphics, visual effects, professional video animations and interactive displays which can be utilized as sales tools for company branding, education/training, and a way to accurately represent products and services.

04:36 PM

Digi Launches Industry's First Foolproof Programmable ZigBee Module

Isolated wireless software makes ZigBee development easy and fast

04:36 PM

ASHRAE's Commissioning Webcast

"Right from the Start Commissioning for High Performing Buildings" Wednesday, April 21, 2010 1-4 p.m. EDT

04:35 PM

EPA Recognizes Johnson Controls as 2010 Energy Star Partner of the Year

Johnson Controls earns award for protecting the environment through energy efficiency

04:33 PM

Building Automation Systems - What's Ahead for 2010 and Beyond

According to BCS/2010, the latest market analysis from BCS Partners (www.BCSPartners.net), cautious optimism prevails for the near future.

04:33 PM

ConnectivityWeek Call-For-Speakers - Submit Today

Submit a Speaker Suggestion for one of the most anticipated Smart Grid events in Silicon Valley

04:31 PM

Distech Controls Inc Acquires Acelia and Comtec Technologie from Groupe Arcom in France

With the integration of Comtec, Distech Controls continues to expand its worldwide distribution of open and interoperable building control technologies.

04:30 PM

Control Microsystems Announces Remote Video Surveillance Capabilities in ClearSCADA Host Platform

The integration of ClearSCADA with Longwatch allows for video monitoring of locations where high-bandwidth connectivity is impractical or impossible.

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02:10 PM

The Next Big Things

This dynamic duo will eliminate complex installations, provide; self set up, connection, and commissioning while self populating the needed information for web deployment. - Ken Sinclair Editor/Owner, AutomatedBuildings.com

02:10 PM

Energy Users

The Focus of BuilConn at ConnectivityWeek - Anto Budiardjo, President & CEO, Clasma Events Inc.

02:08 PM

A Wired and Wireless Controller For Better ROI

BAS still require the use of several wired devices, which means that wired and wireless technologies need to be integrated together within a single system to enable centralized control. - David Lamarche Director of Communication, SCL Elements Inc.

02:08 PM

Selecting an Integrated Building Automation System

A solution capable of analyzing the multiple sources of data required to run an entire facility, as well as a system capable of providing collaboration between visualization, alarm management, scheduling, reporting and analysis functions. - Tim Donaldson, Director of Marketing ICONICS

02:07 PM

The How and Why of Operations Centers in Smart Buildings

The objective of an operations center is to enable and enhance the capabilities of the staff and overall operations. - Jim Sinopoli, PE, RCDD, LEED AP Managing Principal, Smart Buildings LLC

02:06 PM

Tunneling and Secure Data Transfer via OPC UA

With over 140 protocols, client interfaces and server interfaces is the ideal solution to bridge your various automation solutions for M2M (Machine to Machine) or P2E (Plant to Enterprise) applications. - Kepware Technologies

02:05 PM

Advanced Lighting Control Can Reduce Operating Costs and Improve Worker Satisfaction

Lighting is a business asset that should be managed as a critical component of both the building and the organization that occupies it. - Terry Mocherniak, Chief Operating Officer, Encelium Technologies and Howard Berger, Program Director, RealComm

02:03 PM

A Gateway to Affordable Dimming

Reliable dimmable fixtures allow buildings to utilize green lighting strategies such as daylight harvesting, motion sensors, occupancy sensors, vacancy sensors, time delay switches and other lighting systems which adjust light levels according to certain prerequisites. - Garth Kullman, Director of Product Development, PureSpectrum

02:03 PM

Wireless Integration of Zonal Lighting Management

The lighting energy management retrofit provided instant savings and additional tax incentives for the Ohio-based School. - EnOcean Alliance, Inc & DimOnOff

02:02 PM

Bridging the IT- Facilities Gap

Energy Management in the Data Center - Joe Polastre, Co-founder, Chief Technology Officer, Sentilla

02:01 PM

Automation and the Smart Grid

Energy Management Today - Courtesy of Opto 22

02:00 PM

Young Energy Network

Plugging in at ConnectivityWeek'10 - Phil Baltazar, I Will Energy

01:59 PM

2010 to be the year of the smart building app

Because of the evolving reach and complexities of building automation, these solutions need to be several services, not one all-encompassing service. Ken Sinclair Editor/Owner, www.AutomatedBuildings.com

01:58 PM

Controls Contracting - Operations: Preconstruction

What it takes to get the job started! Part 1/3 - Steven R. Calabrese, Control Engineering Corp.

01:57 PM

Fundamental Changes

In June, Engineered Systems and Building Intelligence Group will be conducting the first Sustainable Solutions Conference. - Paul Ehrlich & Ira Goldschmidt, Building Intelligence Group

01:56 PM

Pocket tech and a Car wash help build the case for OPC UA

For the Building Automation industry the future is in the intelligent device, and embedding the connectivity needed to securely expose that data to the systems and devices that we need to consume and access it. - Manny Mandrusiak, Vice President of OPC Marketing, OPC Foundation

01:55 PM

Buildings must get smarter because Smart Grids will be worse

The grid's reduced safety margins make even moderate adoption of intermittent energy sources risky. By every measure, the quality of the North American grid will get worse. That's the plan. - Toby Considine, T9

01:54 PM

Energy Diagnostic Technology

We provide a platform for the delivery of energy services that uses web-based software and wireless sensing and communications technology to automate the process of providing building energy assessments and identifying cost savings through energy efficiency. - Tim Kensok, Vice President Market Development, AirAdvice, Inc

01:53 PM

Online BAS Energy Management Web Services

Select the type of device you are watching, establish the data link from the collection device to our service and start viewing the results. It's a very simple process. - Richard Blackwell, President, AVWorkz

01:52 PM

Trends in Wireless Controls

A discussion of the trends and impact of wireless controls on the building industry. - Amara Rozgus, Senior Editor & Manager of E-Content, Consulting-Specifying Engineer; Jim Sinopoli, PE, RCDD, Principal, Smart Buildings; Ken Sinclair, Editor/Owner AutomatedBuildings.com

01:51 PM

Configurations of Today's IAQ Sensors

Configurations are available ranging from a basic transmitting sensor that outputs an analog signal to a full feature sensor with audible alarm, RS-485 communication and multicolor backlit LCD readout indicating gas level. - Paul Uchtmann

01:50 PM

Industry You Tubes

If a picture is worth a thousand words??? What is a You Tube worth to you?

01:49 PM

the monthly blizzard of information

I feel I should share with you these snippets, blog bits, and url links that are about to fall off my desktop.

01:47 PM

New Products March

A brief description of some new products for the industry.

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