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Green Buildings Comprise 20% of New Construction in the U.S.

December 9

The market for sustainable buildings rose to $260 billion globally in 2013, according to Lux Research. Green development can produce higher rental...

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Big Data Increases Investment Potential of Buildings

December 9

Analyzing metrics such as temperature sensors, air handlers, and utility data can dramatically improve the efficiency of a building, making it more...

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LED Bulbs Improve Dramatically, Drop in Price

December 8

LED efficiency increased by more than 50% in the past two years, while prices have continued to fall, according to the U.S. Energy Information...

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New Wireless Traffic Signals Are Vulnerable to Hackers

December 6

Wireless traffic control systems are often poorly encrypted or without any cybersecurity, leaving them open to attacks that could allow hackers to...

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LEDs Light Up the Sistine Chapel

December 5

The Vatican invested $2.3 billion to install an innovative new lighting system in the Sistine Chapel. The system includes 7,000 LED lamps, tuned to...

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Omni Provides Immediate Alerts on Security and Energy

November 13

With Leviton, you can be notified during any energy or security happening on your property.  Add email and text notifications with zero fees to...

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LED Inventors Win Nobel

November 13

Isamu Akasaki, Hiroshi Amano and Shuji Nakamura, the three physicists who developed LED lights, won the Nobel Prize in physics. LED technology, says...

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Prefabricated Power and Cooling Modules for Data Centers

November 12

Cut Your Data Center Project From Years to Months Undertaking a design-build data center project can present a myriad of challenges. From...

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OLEDs Slowly Become More Affordable

November 12

Innovations in the development of organic LEDs, or OLEDs, could soon make the technology more practical as a substitute for traditional fluorescent...

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Technical Specialists Help You Tackle Intelligent Building Challenges

November 12

Graybar technical specialists can help you solve problems. As building systems become more intelligent, integrated and automated, Graybar is...

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