How Energy Storage Design Saves Energy and Building Cost

This second article in a five-part editorial series, sponsored by Termobuild, which explains how thermal energy storage along with energy harvesting and green building design principles can make your next commercial build more comfortable and energy efficient. Best of all, these building principles cost no more than conventional construction. The … [Read more...]

Smart grid and stupid buildings: Can this marriage survive?

By Elisa Wood  August 20, 2009  Smart grid is still in its honeymoon phase. Hardly a day goes by without fanfare in the news about how it will reform building energy use. Maybe so. But for the marriage of smart grid and US buildings to work, someone's got to change. Is the stupid building up to the task?  “Wiring the Smart Grid for Energy … [Read more...]