Energy Efficiency http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6621/more en Microgrids Begin to Make Inroads http://ecmweb.com/blog/microgrids-begin-make-inroads <div class="node-body blog-body">Over the last year-and-a-half or so, we’ve published quite a few articles that focused on new technologies or market trends we think you should keep an eye on. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/blog/microgrids-begin-make-inroads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/blog/microgrids-begin-make-inroads#comments Energy Efficiency Contractor Design Silver Industry Viewpoint Wed, 15 Feb 2017 22:00:00 +0000 145331 at http://ecmweb.com Recharged for Reuse http://ecmweb.com/green-building/recharged-reuse <div class="node-body article-body">Electric vehicle (EV) use is steadily increasing on a global scale, thanks to two main drivers.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/recharged-reuse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/recharged-reuse#comments Energy Efficiency Green Building Power Quality Silver Wed, 15 Feb 2017 20:20:00 +0000 145401 at http://ecmweb.com America’s First Offshore Wind Farm Is Operational http://ecmweb.com/contractor/america-s-first-offshore-wind-farm-operational <div class="node-body article-body">The nation’s newest wind farm isn’t harnessing energy on a mountain ridge or an open field. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/contractor/america-s-first-offshore-wind-farm-operational" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/contractor/america-s-first-offshore-wind-farm-operational#comments Energy Efficiency Green Building Contractor Silver Wed, 15 Feb 2017 20:08:00 +0000 145381 at http://ecmweb.com Microgrids Gain Momentum http://ecmweb.com/energy-efficiency/microgrids-gain-momentum <div class="node-body article-body">Necessity is the mother of invention, to be sure. It also gives birth to urgency, of course, spawning action where there’s been complacency and delay</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/energy-efficiency/microgrids-gain-momentum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/energy-efficiency/microgrids-gain-momentum#comments Energy Efficiency Contractor Design Power Quality Silver Wed, 15 Feb 2017 19:50:00 +0000 145361 at http://ecmweb.com Chasing the Rising Sun http://ecmweb.com/green-building/chasing-rising-sun <div class="node-body article-body">Solar energy appears to be having its day in the sun, setting the stage for more opportunities for those angling to design and install systems that harness the ever-more accessible renewable energy source.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/chasing-rising-sun" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/chasing-rising-sun#comments Energy Efficiency Green Building Contractor Silver Thu, 18 Aug 2016 20:23:00 +0000 138981 at http://ecmweb.com APS First U.S. Utility to Use Advanced Technology to Help Manage Solar Generation http://ecmweb.com/energy-efficiency/aps-first-us-utility-use-advanced-technology-help-manage-solar-generation <div class="node-body article-body">Hundreds of APS Solar Partner Program customers will help their utility make history. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/energy-efficiency/aps-first-us-utility-use-advanced-technology-help-manage-solar-generation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/energy-efficiency/aps-first-us-utility-use-advanced-technology-help-manage-solar-generation#comments Energy Efficiency News Tue, 19 Apr 2016 12:49:00 +0000 134691 at http://ecmweb.com chinasong/iStock/Thinkstock The Balancing Act http://ecmweb.com/energy-efficiency/balancing-act <div class="node-body article-body">There’s a lot of energy — mostly constructive, but some nervous — percolating beneath the mostly placid surface of the zero net energy (ZNE) building movement. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/energy-efficiency/balancing-act" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/energy-efficiency/balancing-act#comments Energy Efficiency Green Building Silver Fri, 18 Mar 2016 21:04:00 +0000 133611 at http://ecmweb.com How to Reduce Energy Waste Before You Spend Money on an Audit http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/how-reduce-energy-waste-you-spend-money-audit <div class="node-body article-body">You don't have to wait for an audit to identify ways to cut energy costs</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/how-reduce-energy-waste-you-spend-money-audit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/how-reduce-energy-waste-you-spend-money-audit#comments Energy Efficiency Harmonics Lighting & Control Electrical Testing Thu, 03 Mar 2016 20:58:00 +0000 133221 at http://ecmweb.com Energy Upgrades That Are Worth Your Time http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/energy-upgrades-are-worth-your-time <div class="node-body article-body">There’s more to energy savings programs than simply upgrading your lighting system.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/energy-upgrades-are-worth-your-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/energy-upgrades-are-worth-your-time#comments Energy Efficiency Monitoring & Measurement Motors Electrical Testing Thu, 04 Feb 2016 14:41:00 +0000 132101 at http://ecmweb.com Codes Open Opportunities for Retrocommissioning Lighting Controls http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/codes-open-opportunities-retrocommissioning-lighting-controls <div class="node-body article-body">The article looks at retrocommissioning as an opportunity to review the suitability of the installed lighting control system after a change in occupancy or use patterns. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/codes-open-opportunities-retrocommissioning-lighting-controls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/codes-open-opportunities-retrocommissioning-lighting-controls#comments Energy Efficiency Green Building Lighting & Control Around the Circuit Silver Tue, 22 Dec 2015 21:32:00 +0000 130871 at http://ecmweb.com Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images