6 Associations Doing Great Things for the Environment

The negative impact that we have on the environment around us has been clear for a long time now, although it hasn’t been until recently that the majority of people and businesses have accepted responsibility and have begun taking steps to reduce their environmental footprint. As a result, more and more associations have popped up … Read More

BOSS Controls is Creating Energy Efficiencies for Saint Paul RiverCentre and Xcel Energy Center With its Smart Plug Solution

BOSS Controls LLC, a leading Internet of Things (IoT) energy management and controls company, and channel partner Veterans’ Unisource, based in Minnesota, recently deployed the BOSS Controls Smart Plug Solution at Saint Paul RiverCentre and Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minnesota. BOSS Controls helps commercial property owners increase energy efficiency and reduce costs by … Read More

Smart Building Rebates and ROI

When you’re operating a building, you have to find ways to reduce overhead costs. That’s why you work hard at implementing energy saving methods and technology to reduce energy costs. But many building managers balk at the initial costs of major upgrades. The thing is…you need to spend money to save money. When you upgrade to a … Read More

Ways to Reduce and Measure Energy Consumption in Commercial Buildings

When you’re in charge of running a commercial building, you have to find ways to keep the operation costs down. One of the most effective ways to do this is to create a more energy efficient building. But it’s not enough to just reduce energy consumption. You need to be able to monitor it, so you … Read More

Energy Efficiency in the Military

Energy efficiency is important in all types of buildings. This includes government buildings, such as those run and used by the military. You might assume that that energy efficiency should be low on the list of priorities for military buildings. Military budgets are tight, and expenses are watched closely. But cutting costs where you can is important, and the … Read More

The Power of a Building Automation System

When it comes to maintaining the operations of a building, there’s a lot to keep track of. In fact, it’s a bit of a balancing act. You must keep the costs of operating your building down while still maintaining the comfort and safety of everyone in it. One effective way to do this is by implementing … Read More

12 Sustainability Tips for Hotels

Hotels use up a lot of energy. If you run a hotel, then you know this. Guests tend to make themselves at home when staying at a hotel and will rarely keep your energy costs in mind. They will crank up the A/C in the summer and the heat in the winter. They will make full use … Read More

Smart Plugs are Now Available in the 2030 Marketplace

2030 Districts are located throughout the country and have committed to lowering building energy use, water consumption and emissions by 50% by the year 2030.  The Districts bring together property managers or developers and stakeholders to create successful solutions. The Districts are supported by Architecture 2030 and the 2030 Districts Networks, allowing them to continue … Read More

What’s the Cost of a Building Energy Management Solution?

Buildings use – and waste – a massive amount of energy. Roughly 70 percent of the country’s entire electricity load is energy consumption of buildings. Buildings also, according to the Department of Energy, account for around 40 percent of the country’s total energy use and 30 percent of its energy waste. Your building is a contributor to these … Read More

BOSS Controls Aligns With Sustainability Initiatives at Chatham University

BOSS Controls LLC, a leading Internet of Things (IoT) energy management and controls company, has deployed its Energy Efficiency Solution with Chatham University, Pittsburgh PA. BOSS Controls helps commercial property owners (i.e. state and local government sector, education – K-12 and higher education, and the small to medium size commercial property spaces) increase energy efficiency … Read More