Pulse

Manufacturers @ Caterpillar www.twitter.com/CaterpillarInc We are a global company, with hundreds of locations worldwide to serve and support our customer base, and respond quickly to their needs. Siemens Building Technologies www.twitter.com/siemensbt Siemens Building Technologies - comfortable, safe, secure and less costly bldgs w/energy and env.

04/01/2010


 

 

Manufacturers @

Caterpillar

 

www.twitter.com/CaterpillarInc

 

We are a global company, with hundreds of locations worldwide to serve and support our customer base, and respond quickly to their needs.

 

Siemens Building Technologies

 

www.twitter.com/siemensbt

 

Siemens Building Technologies - comfortable, safe, secure and less costly bldgs w/energy and env. solutions, bldg controls, fire & security systs. Talk w/us!

 

ABB

 

www.twitter.com/ABBMVIT

 

ABB medium voltage instrument transformers - for all your energy distribution needs!

 

Emerson Climate Technologies

 

www.twitter.com/EmersonClimate EmersonClimate Global provider of heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration solutions

 

HOBODataLoggers

 

www.twitter.com/HOBODataLoggers

 

HOBODataLoggers

 

Onset Computer Corporation - Makers of HOBO Data Loggers for over 25 years.

 

ETAP

 

www.twitter.com/ETAPsoftware

 

ETAP is the most comprehensive enterprise solution for design, simulation, operation, control, optimization, and automation of power systems.

 

Mitsubishi Electric

 

www.twitter.com/MitsubishiElect

 

Leading Manufacturer/Provider of Factory Automation Solutions.

 

APPS

Baldor Electric Co. introduced its new BE$T application for iPhones. The BE$T desktop program can easily and accurately calculate an existing motor's annual electricity usage based on its nominal efficiency and compare it to the annual electricity usage of Baldor's Standard-E and Super-E premium efficiency motors. www.baldor.com

 

Yaskawa Electric America Inc. introduced the $avings Predictor application Apple iTunes for iPhone (OS 3.1.2 or later) and iPod touch. This mobile application estimates energy savings when using a Variable Frequency Drive instead of conventional volume control methods. www.yaskawa.com

 

talk back

Gersil N. Kay commented on “ASHRAE 90.1—2007 and beyond”

 

“Standards 90.1, 189, LEED and other energy conservation groups, are not considering that lighting, of all the disciplines, is the easiest with which to save energy. In the zeal to conserve, sometimes productivity is not equally increased. People will always find ways to circumvent unwanted or impractical energy restrictions.”

 

Peter Hetzel commented on “Earning LEED 2009 Water Efficiency credits”

 

“v3 is a definite improvement in reducing water consumption—but it is going to require time to educate owners on the still numerous options, benefits, and challenges. Every drop is sacred and v3 water efficiency will get more of us thinking that way every time we flush a urinal or not. Thanks for the article.”

 

CSE Webcast Archive

Future of Emissions Regulations: Tier 4i and Beyond 1LU/PDH; 0.1 CEU

 

Gensets and Transfer Switches: Your Questions Answered

 

1 LU/PDH; 0.1 CEU

 

Suggestions

 

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