Energy Articles

Energy efficiency and management, lighting, daylighting, LEDs, CFLs, alternative energy (including solar, wind, geothermal, and others), smart buildings, and other key issues related energy usage are examined here.

New Report Illustrates Challenges Of Meeting Energy Targets For Federal Buildings

Progress will be need to be made in order to hit reduction goal by... ...Read More...

Times Square New Year's Eve Ball Unveiled

The co-organizers of New Year’s Eve in Times Square (Times Square Alliance, Countdown Entertainment) unveiled a new Times Square New Year’s Eve Ball last week at Hudson Scenic Studio in Yonkers, New York. The New Year’s Eve Ball is a 12 foot geodesic sphere, double the size of previous Balls, and weighs 11,875 pounds. Covered in 2,668 Waterford Crystals and powered by 32,256 Philips Luxeon Rebel LEDS, the new Ball is capable of creating a... ...Read More...

Ten Ways To Get More from Your Data Center In 2009

Current economic conditions will impact the data center in 2009. Emerson Network Power is offering some ideas to help facility... ...Read More...

How Energy Efficient Can Back Up Power Be?

A recent study examined and documented the energy use and efficiencies found in the current stock of UPS... ...Read More...

California City To Turn Waste Into Energy

Plant will recycle methane produced by waste water treatment... ...Read More...

Pepperidge Farm Installs Second Fuel Cell Power Plant

The food manufacturer dedicated a 1.2 megawatt fuel cell power plant at its bakery facility in Bloomfield, CT earlier this month.... ...Read More...

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Honeywell’s Leadership in Renewable Energy

Profiling model and scorecard help customers pinpoint the solution with the greatest impact on the bottom... ...Read More...

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Honeywell's Leadership in Renewable Energy

Profiling model and scorecard help customers pinpoint the solution with the greatest impact on the bottom... ...Read More...

AGA, NativeEnergy, And Harrah’s Entertainment Launch Carbon Offset Program

Offsets purchased by Harrah's to mitigate environmental impact of trade... ...Read More...

AGA, NativeEnergy, And Harrah's Entertainment Launch Carbon Offset Program

Offsets purchased by Harrah's to mitigate environmental impact of trade... ...Read More...