Energy Management Association Advances Energy Management Services for Building Owners

The newly-created Energy Management Association (EMA) is an innovative association dedicated to advancing the quality of energy management services for the benefit of building owners. EMA responds to a need created by the growing importance of managing and reducing energy … [READ MORE]

Design Plus Powered by Light+Building Competition Confers a Seal of Quality

Exhibition of award-winning products at Light+Building The ‘Design Plus powered by Light+Building’ competition illustrates the innovative potential of the sectors represented at Light+Building and offers insights into the future-oriented products to be seen at the fair. On the basis of … [READ MORE]

Navigant Research Forecasts Annual Revenue of Smart Thermostats Will Reach Nearly US$1.4 Billion by 2020

Entry of large retailers will boost the market, report concludes Smart thermostats, also known as programmable communicating thermostats (PCTs), offer integrated features that surpass the basic sensing and control functions of traditional thermostats. Although the market for smart thermostats has … [READ MORE]

Vimar and Elvox Show New Control and Communication Products at Light+Building 2014

Vimar and Elvox will be present at Light+Building 2014 – the most important international trade fair in the lighting, and home and building automation sectors – in Frankfurt from 30 March to 4 April 2014. At the Vimar Group stand … [READ MORE]

Case Study: Sleepy Hollow Residence, Prestbury, Cheshire, UK

Paul Murphy

By Paul Murphy, Intecho UK. Intecho was commissioned to devise a home technology solution for Sleepy Hollow; a stunning, architect-designed and environmentally-friendly luxury home in the village of Prestbury, Cheshire. The client – award winning property developer Hillcrest Homes – … [READ MORE]