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11:37 AM
Shortage of Qualified Energy Professionals
The Association of Energy Engineers (AEE), a nonprofit professional society of over 13,000 members, released the results of its survey on Green Jobs and Energy Industry Market Trends.
11:36 AM
Johnson Controls teams with Texas AirSystems
Johnson Controls Equipment product lines to be sold exclusively through leading agent in Dallas/Ft. Worth area
11:35 AM
OPC Foundation Announces OPC .NET 3.0 (WCF) For OPC Classic
This new API will enable users of OPC Classic to leverage the Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) technology, facilitating the transfer of data securely through firewalls.
11:34 AM
OpenADR Alliance Formed to Accelerate Industry Adoption of an Automated Demand Response Standard for Smart Grid
Honeywell, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Pacific Gas & Electric Company and Southern California Edison Support OpenADR Alliance Formation
11:33 AM
Ember joins OpenSMA program
Initiative provides growing Security, Monitoring and Automation (SMA) market with much needed support ecosystem
11:32 AM
Schneider Electric announces four new performance contract wins
Schneider Electric announced four new performance contract wins in the U.S. that total a combined amount of approximately $3.3 million.
11:31 AM
IBM Delivers New Mobile Software for Smarter Maintenance of Cities, Campuses and Businesses
University of Texas Medical Branch uses IBM software to gain intelligence on thousands of physical assets across its campus

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02:46 PM
Standard 90.1-2007 Available as Free Download
In order to move the industry forward toward more energy efficient design, ASHRAE is making it easier than ever before to access its flagship energy standard, 90.1, available as a free download for a limited time.
02:45 PM
The Automation Federation Completes Series of Productive Meetings in Washington D.C.
AF has and continues to aggressively promote to the U.S. Congress the message of the importance of the automation profession and its importance to the revitalization of manufacturing.
02:43 PM
Etienne Veilleux Named Finalist for Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2010 Quebec
Distech Controls' President & CEO Nominated in the Cleantech Category
02:43 PM
uControl Launches OpenSMA, an Industry Program of Companies Committed to Home Security, Monitoring and Automation (SMA)
OpenSMA Partners Work Together via Open Standards to Make the Connected Home a Reality
02:39 PM
BACnet International Announces "Leaders of the Pack" Award Winners
Recognized For Outstanding Contributions to the BACnet Community

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11:08 AM
FieldServer Technologies' ProtoNode BACnet Gateways Awarded BTL Certification
These devices are the first and only BACnet BTL certified BACnet protocol gateways on the market today.
11:07 AM
QA Graphics joins Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education
QA Graphics Deepens Commitment to Sustainability
11:06 AM
EMerge Alliance Advances DC Power Distribution Platform to Focus on Energy Efficient Data Centers
Organization forms new technical committee, expands advisory council and adds members
11:04 AM
Former BOMA International Chairman Dave Hewett Joins AirAdvice Advisory Team
Portland, Ore. Commercial Energy Efficiency Developer Teams with Nationally Recognized Consultant, Speaker
11:03 AM
BMAM EXPO ASIA 2010 successfully concluded its 3rd annual edition in Bangkok, Thailand
Over 174 exhibiting and co-exhibiting companies from 23 countries participated in this year's event, taking up 5,000 sq. meters of exhibition floorspace.
11:01 AM
HomePlug Certifies Products Based On Newly Ratified IEEE 1901 Powerline Networking Standard
HomePlug Will Test New IEEE 1901-Based Powerline Products to Ensure Multi-Vendor Interoperability
10:56 AM
Cisco Connects with KNX For Smart Grid and Smart Connected Building Solutions
Cisco has become the 200th member of the KNX Association, the creator and owner of KNX technology - the worldwide standard for all applications in home and building control (ISO/IEC 14543).

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01:27 PM

InduSoft Releases Most Innovative HM/SCADA Software Upgrade to Date

Indusoft Web Studio v7.0 features an innovative new user interface, additional functionality and capabilities, and improved graphic tools for creating HMI and SCADA applications for industrial automation projects.

01:25 PM

Trend's IQeco Unitary Controller is Flexible, Cost Effective Solution for Top-to-Bottom BACnet Systems of Any Size

With a maximum of 17 universal inputs, digital outputs and analog outputs, the IQeco cost effectively picks up the point count for any sized installation.

01:25 PM

LONMARK International Establishes Affiliate Organization in Russia

LONMARK Russia to help local companies promote the integration of open, multi-vendor control systems utilizing ISO/IEC 14908.1 and related standards

01:23 PM

EnOcean Named a 2010 Global Cleantech 100 Company

The Global Cleantech 100 highlights the most promising private clean technology companies worldwide citing companies that are the most likely to make the most significant market impact over the next 5-10 years in the eyes of the world's cleantech experts.

01:22 PM

CAN2GO VAV Controller Fully Integrates EnOcean with End-to-end Building Automation Systems

The controller features an embedded EnOcean transceiver and EnOcean-to-BACnet gateway, allowing total wireless control of energy harvesting end-devices within an end-to-end BACnet system.

01:21 PM

Aircuity and Siemens Sign Channel Sales Agreement

Aircuity's OptiNet System to be Sold by Siemens Building Technologies for Life Science Applications

01:21 PM

Johnson Controls announces P2000 Security Management System upgrade

Software improvements offer increased flexibility, integration

01:20 PM

Better World Books - Building Automation

HVAC Control System, ZigBee, Building Automation, BrightCore, Modbus, Energy Monitoring and Targeting, BACnet, Ember, Obix

01:18 PM

University of North Texas Partners with Schneider Electric to Drive Energy Efficiency on Campus

$42 million energy efficiency project with Schneider Electric kicks off to develop smart and sustainable buildings at university and drive green practices on campus

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11:10 AM

ESI selects NiagaraAX Framework

New world headquarters operates with best-in-class Intelligent Building technology

11:09 AM

Take the Leap: Earn Your BEAP from ASHRAE

Exam to First be Offered at 2011 AHR Expo

11:08 AM

Realcomm Webinar/Seminar Schedule for 2010

Remaining 2010 Webinars/Seminars (Now FREE to all attendees!)

11:07 AM

Onset Publishes HVAC Performance Monitoring Guide

The guide offers tips on how to use portable data loggers to diagnose HVAC operation, identify potential energy efficiency upgrades, verify savings, and contribute to achieving LEED certification.

11:05 AM

CGS to Present Educational Sessions on Energy Efficiency at Ecobuild America

Consolidated Green Services (CGS) has teamed with AEC Science & Technology, Inc. to present eight educational sessions at Ecobuild America, to be held Dec. 6-10, 2010 in Washington, DC

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12:22 PM

QuickServer from FieldServer Technologies

Cost-effective, high-performance gateway

12:21 PM

2010 IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security (IEEE HST 10)

8-10 November 2010 in Boston, MA

12:20 PM

Siemens to acquire Site Controls

A Leading Energy Management Solutions Provider

12:20 PM

IBM and Schneider Electric Team to Make Buildings Smarter

Joint offering helps organizations proactively manage energy efficiency for buildings; Bryant University to apply solution campus wide

12:18 PM

Tridium and Mid Atlantic Controls Commemorate Niagara Framework Surpassing 200,000 Instances with Specially Designed Racecar

New Car to Debut at NASCAR Sanctioned "Virginia is for Racing Lovers 300" Race October 1-3 at Martinsville Speedway

12:17 PM

ISA's CAP Learning System Fall Savings Event is Going on Now

The CAP Learning System Fall Savings event runs from 1 September to 31 October 2011.

12:13 PM

Schneider Electric News Digest, Editors' Event September 28, 2010

Schneider Electric hosted its 2010 Editors' Event - "EcoStruxure in Action" at which a number of important corporate news announcements were shared.

12:12 PM

Substantial Office Energy Saving With Office Lighting Control System

Encelium Technologies offers an innovative office lighting control system to drive substantial lighting energy savings in office buildings.

12:11 PM

Orion Energy Systems issued six new patents, brings total patents issued to 34

Power technology company consistently receives validation for product innovation

12:10 PM

Serious Materials Launches Web-based Platform for Real-time Energy Monitoring, Analysis, Optimization and Control to Maximize and Maintain Energy Efficiency of Commercial Buildings

SeriousEnergy Manager produces immediate energy savings of 10% - 15% with payback in one to two years

12:09 PM

Aircuity Helps Masdar Institute of Science and Technology Realize Significant Energy and Capital Cost Savings

One of the World's Most Sustainable Communities Leverages Aircuity's Intelligent Airside Measurement Solutions to Lower Operating and First Costs, Improve Lab Safety and Cut Emissions

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10:24 AM

Are There Too Many Choices For Wireless Building Systems?

Wireless technologies such as ZigBee, EnOcean, Z-Wave, Wi-Fi, RFID, Insteon, Bluetooth, etc. are a snapshot - Jim Sinopoli, PE, RCCD, LEED AP & Managing Principal Smart Buildings LLC

10:23 AM

Protocol Positioning from Field to Cloud

Everyone will be forced to open up all network layers, and we will achieve at the speed of light full-scale interoperability and manageability. The enterprises will become as a node in the cloud creating an absolutely new perception of the organization and society in whole. - Nino Kurtalj, President, Elma Kurtalj Ltd

10:22 AM

Integrating EnOcean and BACnet

Enabling Best of Breed Building Automation Solutions - The S4 Group, Inc.

10:20 AM

The Embedded BACnet IP Server

In today's network world, the controller is the server. - David Lamarche, Director of Communications, CAN2GO

10:19 AM

Energy Information Management

Beyond Savings Projections to Proof - Tim Kensok, Vice President Market Development, AirAdvice

10:18 AM

Putting ENERGY STAR Certification Within Reach of Commercial Buildings

Commercial companies have realized that the ENERGY STAR label is preferred by their customers because it indicates a lower cost of operation. - Brian Dawson, Chairman and CEO of Calico Energy

10:17 AM

Smart Demand Control Ventilation

Intelligent Ventilation Measurement, Optimization and New Thinking for Today's Green Buildings - Daniel Diehl, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Aircuity

10:16 AM

Getting Grid Connected

Drive Increased Energy Savings and Earnings with Contextual Electricity Information, Dashboards and Integrated Demand Response - Rich Quattrini, VP Marketing and Product Management, EnergyConnect Inc.

10:15 AM

Landmark Multi-Use Building Sets Standards for Sustainability

Wireless technology "greens" 1980s building - Harry Sim, CEO Cypress Envirosystems

10:14 AM

Back to School for Energy Efficiency Lessons

Schools are turning out one textbook case after another of energy efficient buildings. - Denis Du Bois, Editor, Energy Priorities Magazine

10:13 AM

Building Automation Moves Up

Up in the clouds and ever-increasing connectivity - Control Engineering Asia

10:11 AM

Closing the Feedback Loop

What type of feedback is needed by each party? Answering this question is a bit more complex. - Angela Lewis, Building Intelligence Group

10:10 AM

Load Shaping for Net Zero Buildings

Load shaping prioritizes energy use by prioritizing systems, matching demand to supply within the microgrid. - Toby Considine, T9

10:09 AM

Rapid software development leads to future facing success

New OPC Foundation OPC UA .NET Developers' Course provides hand-on UA development - Manny Mandrusiak, Vice President of OPC Marketing, OPC Foundation

10:06 AM

Hydronic Zone Controls 101

Control theory as explained through real-life experience - Steven R. Calabrese, Control Engineering Corp.

10:05 AM

FieldServer Technologies expands product line with cost-effective Quick Server gateways

FieldServer Technologies gateways are known for their ability to link many foreign and third-party devices to today's modern BAS networks. - Richard Theron, National Sales Manager, FieldServer Technologies

10:04 AM

Technology Contracting

Technology contracting reduces the cost of materials, overall project expenses and staffing costs. - Jim Dagley, Vice President, Channel Marketing & Strategy, Johnson Controls

10:02 AM

Bringing about "Customer Performance"

Where do you see the interaction between the smart grid and customer engagement headed? - Peter C. Honebein, Ph.D., is co-founder of the Customer Performance Group

10:01 AM

Update on Building Intelligence Quotient (BIQ)

The BIQ is also a learning tool, a teaching tool, a Building Intelligence information marketplace and design team collaboration tool. - J. Christopher Larry Chairman of the BiQ Advisory Board

09:59 AM

The lighting industry and lighting controls today

Our ControlScope platform is a software-based system that we provide to leading manufacturers in lighting and building controls, which allows them to easily bring to market complete wireless control systems that are open-standards, easy to use, and incredibly robust. - Danny Yu, CEO of Daintree Networks

09:58 AM

AHR Expo 2011 Education Sessions

Continuously Connected Open Information for BAS

09:57 AM

Building Energy Performance

part of the due diligence? A brief descriptions of how Building Energy Performance Index BEPIs may become part of the due diligence.

09:55 AM

Across My Desk

Every month there is a blizzard of information contained in the emails and newsletters that cross my desk on their way to Some of this information is not in the form of any type of content we can publish but I feel I should share with you these snippets, blog bits, and url links that are about to fall off my desktop.

09:52 AM

New Products for October

A brief description of some new products for the industry.

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