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Evanston Workshop Opens Eyes on Benchmarking

Evanston Workshop Opens Eyes on Benchmarking

Buildings comprise around 40 percent of the total energy consumption in the United States, and benchmarking policies have proven to be a crucial first step to achieving energy savings. The Evanston City Council is currently considering a water and energy benchmarking ordinance to better track and reduce energy waste and costs for its [Continue]

Are ‘smart bulbs’ the next bright idea in energy efficiency?

The following post was written by Dan Haugen with the Midwest Energy News. The original post can be found here. Zach Supalla had the proverbial light-bulb moment last December while flicking on lamps in a hotel room. Instead of walking to every corner of the room, wouldn’t it be easier if there was an app [Continue]