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Air is Free….Or Is It?: How Compressed Air is Costing Your Facility Money

Compressed air consumes a large amount of electricity in manufacturing/industrial facilities. Unfortunately, many compressed air systems operate with little to no maintenance/oversight, leaving air lines vulnerable to leaks and inefficiencies. Furthermore, compressed air is often used unnecessarily. These failures ultimately result in higher utility bills. Low Cost/No Cost Approach One of the cheapest ways to…

Big Data Moves From Buzzword to Practical Application

Big Data has jumped from technology buzzword to practical application in a relatively short period of time. As the ability to collect and process large volumes of data has become a reality, businesses are beginning to look for ways to translate information from the spreadsheet to the balance sheet. Energy management is one promising application of…

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Lipstick on a Pig?

An Ode To The Building Owner Building Owner, we feel your pain.  You’re trying to meet occupant needs, incorporate new technology and maintain equipment all while lowering your operational costs.  With older building systems, building maintenance personnel can be overwhelmed or inadequately trained to deal with snow-balling issues that quickly compound.  As issues multiply, staff…