Energy & Other Home Systems - Articles, Stories & Interviews

California startup HahaSmart aims to become low-cost disruptor in solar

The first solar O-2-O platform (hahasmart.com) enables lower solar costs for homeowners and more business for small solar contractors

How Heating your Home with Renewable Energy Works

Even if you don't totally convert to renewable energy, using it to offset the cost of your heating and cooling can save you a lot of money in the long run.

10 Ways an Ecobee4 Smart Thermostat Can Save You Money

Regardless of whether you’re at home or not, you’ll have full access and control over the thermostat in your home, making it much less likely that you’ll waste energy and money by running your HVAC system when no one is there to enjoy it.

Should You Invest in a Smart Thermostat?

The learning type thermostat allows the home owner to pay attention to their daily business while the climate in the house takes care of itself.

FreshDirect Opens New State-of-the-Art Facility Revolutionizing the Online Grocery Industry

South Bronx Facility Reimagines Farm-to-Fork Food Distribution, Ensuring Exceptional Quality and Significantly Increasing Capacity.

Energy-efficient Home Controls Lighting and Solar With a High-tech Twist

The house is so efficient in its use of electrical power, there’s plenty left over to share with the home’s several substantial entertainment systems, including the Control4 equipment that feeds audio and video to speakers and TVs throughout the property, and a home thea

Southern California Edison Proposes $760 Million Charge Ready 2 Program

Plan supports SCE’s clean energy vision of 7 million electric cars on state highways by 2030. In the second phase, SCE wants to make a more concerted effort to increase the number of chargers available in apartment and condominium complexes.

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Connect All Things Digital At Home With The Affordable Services Of Smart Ave

The constant need for innovation and smarter use of technology has led to the latest smart home revolution.

CAD Audio and American Music & Sound Name David Marsh Global Sales Manager

Industry veteran David Marsh has been appointed Global Sales Manager by CAD Audio and American Music & Sound.

SMPTE Now Offers Technical Specifications to Address Rapidly Developing Technologies

First Specification Is IMF for Broadcast and Online, Developed With DPP

Parks Associates Hosts Open House Informational Session on the IoT and the Connected Consumer

Consumer IoT research firm to provide insights on the impact of connectivity on consumers at home during complimentary Dallas event

Hotel Zachary Rocks Out with Martin Audio

A luxury boutique hotel across from Chicago's iconic Wrigley Field, the Hotel Zachary has a Martin Audio CDD system from Encompass AV to provide exceptional clarity and coverage throughout the space.

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sonnenBatterie eco

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DynaQuip Controls

DynaQuip Controls

WaterCop automatic water shut-off systems provide your home or office with round-the-clock indoor flood protection and works with wired and wireless flood sensors, wall switches, and most home security and home automation systems.