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South Florida Building Automation Trends 2014

Cloud-based building automation solutions, an increased role for smartphones and tablets as both personalized interfaces and data producers for building systems, and the continuing development of self-healing capabilities as an integral part of intelligent buildings are expected to be the building automation trends to watch in 2014. As the ongoing evolution of information technology continues […]

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Multi-Location Building Automation Systems in South Florida

Facility managers today are faced with a multitude of challenges. As resource costs continue to rise, many companies are tightening their budgets, leaving facility managers struggling to provide adequate supervision of all the locations under their care. The average size of workforces is shrinking as well, making the situation even more difficult. Intelligent building technology […]

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Miami Building Analytics and Optimization

Commercial buildings account for 36% of all U.S. electricity consumption and cost more than $190 billion in energy every year. A significant portion of that amount is wasted, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Up to 30% of the energy used in commercial buildings is needlessly lost each year, thanks to inefficient systems and […]

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Platinum LEED Building Gives the Homeless a New Home

New hope and healthy living areas were given to the homeless in Los Angeles with the opening of Step Up on Vine, which will provide permanent supportive housing for the chronically homeless. Monday night President Bill Clinton and Kobe Bryant hosted a private reception to celebrate the unveiling of the Platinum LEED building. The building, […]

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Raising Children to be Green in Miami

Dade County Public  Schools are going green! The newest  magnet high school, now in its third year is the TERRA Environmental Research Institute.  This school is dedicated to empower students with the knowledge required to understand and care for the environment and become problem solvers of our global concerns.  Their ultimate goal is to prepare […]

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