Another Fed Agency Chooses the Virtual Energy Audit: Market Disruption Ahead?

Can the virtual energy audit replace the conventional physical audit? Pose that question among energy efficiency professionals and watch the fur fly. EnergyEfficiencyMarkets.com recently asked Brian Wright, a senior mechanical engineer at the General Services Administration, why the federal agency chose the virtual approach for 300 buildings in a … [Read more...]

Energy Efficiency MicroNews: Philips, The Department of Energy, Axion Power, Panasonic, Larson Electronics, Tecogen, Clevest Solutions, U.S. General Services Administration Energy Division

This week in energy efficiency news… Philips signed a ten-year performance lighting contract with the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) to upgrade the lighting in 25 parking garages. The upgrade includes over 13,000 lighting fixtures that will be converted to a custom-designed LED lighting solution and will reduce energy usage … [Read more...]