Weighing In

  • Temperature Sensors: Which Form Factor Do You Need?

    Temperature sensors play a critical role throughout an HVAC system to help ensure energy efficiency and an optimized building environment. Because temperature sensing is needed at various stages of the HVAC system, a variety of

    October 4, 2016 • Weighing In • Views: 937

  • Flow Monitoring in Process Cooling Applications

    When most people think of industrial process cooling systems, they consider the cooling equipment like chillers, heat exchangers, or refrigerators, as well as a network of pumps and pipes to move cooling fluid through the

    April 23, 2015 • Weighing In • Views: 2582

  • ABC’s of LEED (Part 1)

    LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is a third-party certification program developed by the US Green Building Council (USGBC) in 1998. Since its inception, LEED has become the most popular and widely used green

    March 24, 2015 • Weighing In • Views: 2635

  • 2014 was an exciting year for our industry!

    As the year draws to a close, we want to discuss some of the year’s hottest trends.   A huge year for wireless devices. Demand for wireless building sensors is growing dramatically as the technology improves. Facility

    December 11, 2014 • Weighing In • Views: 2016

  • Wi-Fi vs Zigbee

    The technology of wireless sensor network has been attracting extensive research and development efforts to replace the traditional wired solutions for BAS for many years. Key challenges of BAS environment frequency and adhering

    November 5, 2014 • Weighing In • Views: 3572

  • Energy Benchmarking, Friend or Foe?

    Energy benchmarking legislation is gaining traction with 13 jurisdictions and 2 states requiring the standard in medium to large size commercial and multi-tenant buildings. While that may seem like an insignificant number when

    October 8, 2014 • Weighing In • Views: 1771

  • Putting your Money where your Mouth is

    Would you be willing to stake part of your contract on not only your ability to design a building system that exceeds efficiency standards, but the building actually doing so? The article “High Performance Guaranteed”

    September 18, 2014 • Weighing In • Views: 1470