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 […]

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 […]

UnicoCoder Receives Further NTEP Approval

UnicoCoder receives NTEP approval for vertical and sideways installations.   Not all water meters are created equal: While the GWF UnicoCoder has already received NTEP certification, this suite meter is one of the only singlejet meters in the market to have recently received NTEP approval for vertical and sideways installations. This is an important detail […]

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 […]

Effective Water Management Needed Now

1 in 4 people in the world will be water-starved in the future. Effective Water Management now can avoid a global water crisis.   The World Resources Institute released an interactive map showcasing what could happen in the near future: By 2030, the Earth will face global water bankruptcy, with 17 countries facing “extremely high […]