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ISO 50001: the route to successful energy and carbon management
ISO 50001 isn`t one of those certificates that you work hard to gain and then quietly forget; it`s the backbone of successful day-to-day energy and carbon management. The international energy management standard draws on global best practice from more than 50 countries. Evidence shows that ISO50001 accredited organisations are achieving energy performance improvements of 10 per cent or more, often through low and no-cost measures. It specifies the requirements for building, maintaining and continually improving...
ComEd Energy Efficiency Program - Case Study
311 South Wacker DriveProject SummaryThe illuminated crown at the top of 311 South Wacker is prominently featured in the Chicago night skyline. The 1.3 million square-foot Class A commercial office building was built in 1990 and acquired by Zeller Realty Group in 2014.The new owner significantly upgraded the infrastructure and amenities to provide an upscale tenant experience. Zeller Realty Group committed to projects that aligned with their environmental sustainability goals.The SolutionWith incentives from the...
Energy management for smart community
Under the project title “Smartes Yspertal” an energy management concept for municipal administration buildings was created in the 1,900 inhabitant community in Lower Austria. Savings potential and inefficiencies in public buildings are thus to be shown. Microtronics has equipped the buildings with data loggers of the type myDatalogNANOamr. The myDatalogNANOamr enables wireless meter reading from energy and water meters. The data are provided on the EN ISO 50001:2011 certified energy management...
Molson Coors Saves Energy and Cuts Costs with the Dollar$ense Project and eSight Energy
With ~18,000 employees, 31 breweries world-wide, and with products in more than 50 countries, Molson Coors is one of the top producing manufactured brewing organizations in the world. It has a continuous drive to reduce energy costs and carbon emission with company-wide energy stewardship. Molson Coors has achieved significant reductions in energy usage, energy costs, and CO2 emissions since starting to use the eSight Energy Management Software in 2014. The Requirement Molson-Coors required an energy management...
Should energy managers worry about energy data security?
Ah, 2016 – the year of fake news, celebrity deaths and cyber attacks, namely to the electricity grids of several countries. The biggest story came out of the United States, where the Washington Post (falsely) reported that a Vermont utility had been infiltrated by Russian hackers. Should energy managers be concerned about cyber attacks like these? Embracing connectivity thanks to the IoT devices of Industry 4.0 also means exposing buildings to potential security vulnerabilities, a significant fear among...