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01:11 PM

MatrikonOPC announces Supra Controls as a Gold Level Partner.

Specializing in the electrical, instrumentation, and control integration fields, Supra Controls now standardizes on MatrikonOPC products for its OPC data connectivity solutions.

01:10 PM

BACnet International to Utilize MBS Test Tools To Increase BACnet Interoperability

Offers Automated BACnet Testing Tool to Market

01:09 PM

Adura Technologies Wins Autodesk Clean Tech Partner Grant

The Autodesk program provides free design and engineering software to early-stage clean technology companies in North America that are working to solve some of the world's most pressing environmental challenges.

01:08 PM

At the AHR Expo this week, ICONICS announced FacilityWorX

Open standards platform for integrating building automation systems.

01:06 PM

EnOcean Alliance and BACnet International to Develop Interoperability Specification for Integrating Wireless/Wired Building Systems

As the only wireless standard offering self-powered operation, EnOcean technology requires neither batteries nor maintenance, thus opening the floodgate to wide-scale deployment of wireless sensing-solutions in commercial buildings, including BACnet-based building automation systems.

01:05 PM

Optimum Energy Expands Engineering Services Offering to Help OptimumHVAC Chiller Plants Achieve Maximum Efficiency

Industry innovator Tom Hartman, P.E., joins Engineering Services team

01:03 PM

Standard 189.1 to Provide a Strong Foundation for High-Performance Green Buildings

The standard, published Friday, provides a long-needed green building foundation for those who strive to design, build and operate green buildings.

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02:16 PM

Johnson Controls releases upgrade to Metasys Building Management System

Metasys 5.0 delivers greater visibility of building controls, energy usage and operational costs

02:15 PM

Activelogix introducing Periscope 1.2 AHR Expo 2010 - Booth #1013

The latest version of our user-configurable dashboard.

02:14 PM

Metering, Billing/MDM America 2010

March 7-10, San Diego, CA

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08:05 AM

Energy Management Company Announces Alliance With Industry Heavyweight - AHR Expo 2010

Lynxspring will debut their new alliance to the Air-Conditioning, Heating and Refrigerating industry January 25th in Florida.

08:03 AM

Building Maintenance & Asset Management Expo Asia 2010

15th-17th September 2010 IMPACT Exhibition Center, Bangkok Thailand.

08:03 AM

MatrikonOPC and OMNI Flow Computers, Inc. deliver Secure Data Connectivity.

OMNI Flow Computers, Inc. has joined with MatrikonOPC to deliver industrial strength OPC connectivity to all OMNI flow computers and devices.

08:01 AM

Belden Releases New Hirschmann RSB Series of Basic Managed Switches

The new Hirschmann RSB20 series of managed switches consists of 16 models that are distinguished by the number and type of ports offered, factory settings for EtherNet/IP and specific operating temperature ranges.

08:00 AM

American Auto-Matrix AHR Expo 2010 - Booth #1026

At the 2010 AHR Expo, American Auto-Matrix will be showcasing the AspectFT HVAC Energy Control Solution

07:59 AM

Eagle Mountain Launches Intelligent Climate Control System at AHR EXPO - Booth #2283

Eco Energy Management System delivers first-of-its-kind, alternative-energy HVAC solution

07:58 AM

iPhone and iPod touch Smart Thermostat Application Released by ecobee

The new application, which is free of charge, further distinguishes the ecobee Smart Thermostat from other programmable thermostats on the market.

07:57 AM

ICONICS Welcomes You to AHR Expo 2010 - Booth #1292

Stop by Booth 1292 for an introduction to FacilityWorX, a cutting edge software solution for building automation.

07:56 AM

Introduction to Building Automation Systems

ISA's NEW, expert-led, real-world-based course will give you a broad introductory understanding of Building Automation Systems

07:55 AM

Autodesk Selects FM:Systems to Partner on Building Information Modeling and Facility Management

FM:Systems Named Autodesk Preferred Industry Partner for Facilities Management and Will Provide an Extended Support Program for Autodesk FMDesktop Software Products

07:54 AM

QA Graphics Expands 3D Symbol Library for Building Controls Industry

The 3D symbol library was expanded by QA Graphics' design team (most of which are trained mechanical engineers) to operate smoothly with most BAS software.

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02:22 PM

AHR 2010 - GridWise Session

DOE Gridwise Architecture Council AHR Expo / ASHRAE Educational Sessions 2010

02:21 PM

EnOcean Alliance Shows Innovative Wireless HVAC Solutions at AHR Expo 2010 - Booth #1370

Alliance member companies to exhibit energy-efficient solutions based on self-powered EnOcean wireless standard, BACnet and LONMark

02:20 PM

EcoView Commercial and Residential Smart Energy Management Systems to Be Showcased to HVAC&R Distributors at this Month's AHR Expo - Booth #5046

Advanced Telemetry to demonstrate its industry leading EcoView solution at AHR Expo Booth #5046 to promote HVAC&R distributor interest in energy efficiency technologies and convey how distributors can better meet massive marketplace demand for cost-effective energy management systems while boosting their own bottom lines.

02:19 PM

Pinnacle Infotech Inc. AHR Expo 2010 - Booth# 1269

MEP Virtual Clash Coordination using Building information modeling (BIM) Technology has revolutionized the construction industry.

02:18 PM

Controlled Air Systems Inc. AHR Expo 2010 - Booth# 1060

A New Energy savings control automatically adjusts to energy savings settings without anyone adjusting the settings, over-riding or re-programming.

02:16 PM

American Auto-Matrix AHR Expo 2010 - Booth# 1026

Building Control just got a whole lot smarter. Introducing the AspectFT Energy Control Family.

02:14 PM

WattStopper introduces its first Astronomical Time Switch to help homeowners control lighting for security and energy savings

The new user-programmable time switch turns lights, or other electrical loads, on and off relative to dusk or dawn, or at selected times of day, providing energy savings and security both inside and outside the home.

02:13 PM

Cisco's Marie Hattar to Keynote Among Foremost Industry Voices at IEC's Grid ComForum in Santa Clara

Vice President of Smart Grid Solutions for Cisco, Marie Hattar, takes the stage at the inaugural Grid ComForum conference this February 2-3 at the Santa Clara Convention Center.

02:12 PM

Uncover Opportunities in the Buildings-to-Grid Market

B2G Summit, bringing Smart Grid to Building Automation

02:11 PM

1/21 Webcast: Johnson Controls Releases Metasys 5.0 Building Management System Upgrade

Webcast to showcase latest features in building controls, energy monitoring and wireless sensors.

02:10 PM

Realcomm 2010 Co-Locates with InfoComm in Las Vegas

Alliance Reflects Growing Role of Technology in Buildings.

02:09 PM

Looking for Guidance on Standard 189.1?

ATLANTA - As publication of the nation's first code-intended high-performance green building standard draws nearer, a Webpage providing the detailed information about the standard, including a draft copy of the document, has been launched.

02:08 PM

Over 1,800 Companies To Start The New Year At AHR Expo

Including 200 New Exhibitors and 375 International Companies

02:08 PM

IBM To Support Arch Rock's Phynet Wireless Sensor Network in Active Energy Manager

Combination Will Let Users See Rich Set Of Power and Thermal Data on AEM Console, Aiding Energy Management in Data Centers.

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01:35 PM

Over 20 Endorsing Organizations To Offer Free Educational Sessions at 2010 AHR Expo

Sustainability To Be Key Focus During Educational Sessions

01:34 PM

Pecan Street Project Director to discuss Austin's smart-grid demonstration and Energy Internet project at Smart Energy Summit

International research firm Parks Associates hosts event in Austin, January 25-27

01:32 PM

HomePlug Powerline Alliance Announces HomePlug "Green PHY" Specification for Smart Grid Applications

Green PHY Developed with Major Utilities to Dramatically Reduce Power Consumption and Cost while Maintaining Interoperability with Existing HomePlug AV Deployments

01:32 PM

IEEE Publishes 1901 Draft Standard for Powerline Communications

1901 Moves Closer to Final Approval as an Official International Standard

01:30 PM

LONMARK at AHR Expo 2010 - Booth #1126

LONMARK General Meeting Case Studies/ Education Sponsorships LONMARK Educational Sessions at AHR Expo

01:29 PM

OASIS announces eMIX

OASIS Members Form Committee to Define Standards for Exchanging Energy Market Price and Product Information

01:28 PM

Tridium at 2010 AHR Expo - Booth #1338

Tridium to Demonstrate Latest Version of NiagaraAX, Preview New Applications in Smart Home Technology and Energy Management and Unveil New Hardware

01:19 PM

VYKON at 2010 AHR Expo - Booth #1010

Open, Intelligent Building Automation and Control Solutions Creating Smarter Buildings

01:13 PM

Kepware Prepares for Significant Growth in 2010

Tony Paine is Appointed to President of Kepware Technologies

01:12 PM

Milestone Device Pack 4.6 provides the first industry support for new surveillance hardware standards from both ONVIF and PSIA

The global leader for IP video software demonstrates true open platform tenets as the first VMS company to support both of the new emerging industry standards for network cameras.

01:09 PM

Center for Job Order Contracting Excellence to Host Free LEED Webinar

The Association's Mid-Atlantic Chapter will present a webinar about LEED for Existing Buildings on January 20th.

01:07 PM

EDSA Introduces Paladin SmartGrid, the First MicroGrid Master Controller for Management and Control of Microgrids Using Alternative Energy Sources

Paladin SmartGrid is a "master controller" enabling the use of on-premise and distributed energy sources - such as solar, wind, or local co-generation - without jeopardizing the reliability of the legacy utility grid.

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11:50 AM

Predictions for Smart Buildings in 2010

We can expect energy management systems to evolve for individuals or specific spaces or functions. - Jim Sinopoli, PE, LEED AP, RCDD Managing Principal, Smart Buildings LLC

11:45 AM

2009, The Year Smart Grid Came To Be

Smart Grid represents an important new business vehicle that BAS players can leverage utilizing existing skills and customer base. - Anto Budiardjo, President & CEO, Clasma Events Inc.

11:44 AM

Energy Harvesting, Wireless and Next Generation Building Energy Management

Bottomless power generation comes from ambient sources such as linear motion, light and temperature differentials. - Robert Eckery, Marcom Manager, EnOcean, Inc.

11:43 AM

Choosing a Submetering Solution

Finding What's Right for You Part 3-3 - Daryl Cowie, Business Development Manager, Wescon Technologies

11:42 AM

Bundles Benefit Both

Bundles should be proactive and created based on the building's function and the owner's priorities. - Jeff Bredeson

11:40 AM

How efficient is your building's resource use?

Reviewing a building's utility usage can improve accountability and help develop more efficient strategies. - Sarah Erdman, Marketing Director, QA Graphics

11:38 AM

Canadian Insurance Giant Goes for the LEED "Gold"

Batteryless wireless technology contributes to LEED gold certification of the corporate headquarters of Canada's Promutuel insurance group. - Graham Martin, Chairman & CEO, EnOcean Alliance

11:37 AM

Research Viewpoints

CABA Facilitates Intelligent Building Technologies in Government Buildings - Rawlson O'Neil King, Communications Director, CABA

11:36 AM

The Sustainable Solutions Conference

We're expecting! Help Engineered Systems deliver its first SSC this summer. - Robert Beverly, Editor, Engineered Systems Magazine

11:34 AM

Free Educational Sessions January - Orlando

"Building Automation and the Cloud" - Ken Sinclair Editor/Owner, www.AutomatedBuildings.com

11:33 AM

Common Routines in DDC

The keys to optimization are within your reach Part 2 of 2 - Steven R. Calabrese, Control Engineering Corp.

11:32 AM

OPC UA Education hits the road

Learn the latest advances in OPC technology at a city near you. - Manny Mandrusiak, Vice President of OPC Marketing, OPC Foundation

11:31 AM

Holiday Letter

BACnet International year in review - Andy McMillan, President and CEO, Teletrol Systems Inc.

11:24 AM

Smart Grids and Distributed Energy create opportunities for Diversity in Energy Storage

There is no reason at all to limit our concepts of grid energy storage and buffers to electricity and batteries - and many opportunities open up if we do not. - Toby Considine, T9

11:23 AM

World Meter Design Congress

it's all about smart choices - Tracey-Lee Zurcher, Conference Director, World Meter Design Congress

11:22 AM

Integrated Workplace Management Systems

By 2015, the technology will become even more collaborative, intelligent, ubiquitous, and indispensable. - Bruce Kenneth Forbes is the Founder, President, CEO, and Chairman of ARCHIBUS, Inc

11:21 AM

The Critical Role of Smart Lighting

Lighting is the largest controllable energy segment in a building's portfolio. - Michael D'Amour, CEO Lumenergi

11:19 AM

SunSpec Alliance

The lack of interoperability seriously hampers industry growth. - Tom Tansy, Chairman, SunSpec Alliance

11:18 AM

The EnOcean Alliance

A consortium of more than 120 leading companies from the global building sector. - Graham Martin, Chairman and CEO of EnOcean Alliance

11:17 AM

the monthly blizzard of information

Every month a blizzard of information is contained in the emails that cross my desk on their way to AutomatedBuildings.com Some of this information is not in the form of any type of content we can publish but these are a few snippets and links I feel I should share with you.

11:16 AM

2009 in Review

As we pass into the next decade let's review our clouded reinvention that includes Information, Integration, and Transformation. There has been much discussion during the last 12 months on this on our online magazine. In the coming decade we will pass into our 12 year online.

11:14 AM

New Products for January

A brief description of some new products for the industry.

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