Posts Tagged ‘ Commercial Buildings ’

Preventing Mold Growth in Commercial Buildings

Friday, November 8th, 2019

When you think about mold, you probably think about the fuzzy gunk that grows on your bread in the summer or on the salsa container from who-knows-when that’s in the back of the fridge. Or maybe you picture the grout… Read More

3 Questions to Ask About Your Building’s Indoor Air Quality

Thursday, December 13th, 2018

Simply put, winter is here. The ice and snow outside can take their toll on your commercial building. If you have a rooftop HVAC system on your building, you might already need to replace it. But one thing you’re likely… Read More

A Guide to Saving Energy for Your Commercial Building

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

When you are a property manager or business owner, you know how important it is to save energy. Saving energy contributes to improved cost savings; in fact, the Environmental Protection Agency has estimated that the typical commercial building will waste… Read More

4 Ways to Improve Data Center Efficiency

Thursday, November 17th, 2016

In the past, data centers have been designed for capacity, performance, and reliability and often at the expense of efficiency. With the rising standards of energy efficiency, it’s essential to know just how your unit can function most effectively. According… Read More

What You Should Know About the New Data Center Efficiency Standards

Friday, November 11th, 2016

The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) has published the final version of its data center efficiency standard, recognizing that data centers’ unique characteristics mean that it’s difficult to measure them by the same set of standards… Read More

How You Can Prepare For The R-22 Phase-Out

Friday, November 4th, 2016

Ozone-depleting substances (ODS) have been regulated as class I or class II controlled substances by the US Environmental Protection Agency. Class I substances, which have higher ozone depletion potential, have been completely phased out in the U.S., with a few… Read More

Battling Diminishing Energy Efficiency in Commercial Buildings

Friday, September 4th, 2015

Over the years, you may notice your energy bills slowly starting the rise. That is because even the most energy efficient commercial buildings do not stay energy efficient forever. Simply put, your building is losing energy all the time. From… Read More

Fixing Sources of Energy Loss in Commercial Buildings – Part 2

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

As you may recall from Part 1 of our two-part series on Sources of Energy Loss in Commercial Buildings, your facility is losing energy constantly. From the moment your building was built, it started to deteriorate, losing more and more… Read More

Common Sources of Energy Loss in Commercial Buildings – Part 1

Thursday, June 11th, 2015

Your commercial facility is losing energy. Right now it’s losing energy. And now.  And…well, you get the point. From the moment your facility is built, it starts to deteriorate, losing more and more energy as the years go by. But… Read More

Energy Recovery Ventilation Can Reduce HVAC Costs in Commercial Buildings

Friday, May 9th, 2014

Did you know that buildings account for as much as 40% of total energy consumption worldwide? That’s the figure according to the United States Department of Energy (DOE) and, as you can probably imagine, commercial buildings account for a large… Read More