Earth Day 2020: Efficiency Opportunity

Earth Day was a concept created by Senator Gaylord Nelson with help from Denis Hayes in 1969 in the United States, and through time the movement gained international acclaim, with over “1 billion individuals mobilized for action every Earth Day”. The main concept was simple: to drive transformative change for people and planet.   Earth […]

New York Leading Building Efficiency Initiatives

New York State has big plans for improving building efficiency to reduce energy consumption. Submetering can help.   Recently, Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced that an additional 2 billion dollars will be available for both businesses and residents to invest in energy savings in the heating and cooling space. This is an ambitious project that […]

Clean Water But Old Pipes: Identifying Canada’s Hidden Lead Problem

Across Canada, lead levels in tapwater have been found to exceed the recommended amount suitable for drinking use. Installing an NSF-regulated water meter can help identify toxins like lead as well as ensuring safe and clean water use in both the home and the workplace.   A recent study conducted by Canadian universities and media […]

5G or LoRaWAN Deep Dive: 3 Reasons Why LoRaWAN is Better for Commercial Use

5G undoubtedly will make a huge difference to our lives when it fully launches. However, LoRaWAN is an existing technology that is better suited for commercial building communications.   There’s been a lot of talk about how 5G will revolutionize our society with blazing fast internet speeds, bandwidth, as well as an increase in IoT-enabled […]