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Smart Meters – The Future of Utilities

Smart water meters are helping to prevent leaks, provide information on potential bursts, freeze and temperature warnings to provide data that positively affects infrastructure and utilities for residential and commercial communities alike. The potential savings that superior monitoring and control systems provide, not just in money but in our natural resource of water itself, could Read more…

North America Smart Lighting – The Future of a Growing Market

Improved efficiency and growing demand for smart lighting technology in conjunction with IoT applications continues to expand the North America Smart Lighting Market across the country. Federal incentives, cost-savings, and environmental benefits are just a few of the driving factors behind the continued market growth and government initiatives to improve street-lighting technologies. The following industry Read more…

NAESCO, ESC & NASEO Partner Together on ESPC Principles

We are excited to share an announcement from NAESCO regarding their partnership with NASEO and ESC to pool their resources and establish principles that will help cost-effectively upgrade performance and energy efficiency of state, local, and institutional buildings and facilities. As an annual sponsor of NAESCO, we support the work they do advocating for the Read more…

Future Competition for LED’s – OLEDs Light the Way

The evolution of LED lighting has paved the way for new technologies that are picking up speed and looking to change the future of residential, automotive, industrial lighting and more. Organic LEDs (OLEDs) and LECs  (Light Emitting Electrochemical Cell) are two up and coming competitors based on their unique design, installation possibilities and manufacture process. Read more…

Savings Opportunities & Benefits for the C&I Lighting Sector

New technology and the increased utilization of “smart” lighting systems or NLC (network lighting controls) are poised to make waves of energy savings in commercial lighting for decades to come. We are excited to share this article with you and the research that shows a bright future in LED and commercial lighting. Wave of Savings Read more…

Tunable LED’s Are Lighting Up Our Classrooms

Exciting developments are on the horizon in LED lighting. Not only from an energy saving and environmental stand point, but from a human behavioral and educational vantage, these tunable-white-light-emitting LED systems are changing the game in three California classrooms. We are excited to share this article with you, as the future looks bright for both Read more…

Off to Milwaukee!

Retro-Tech Systems will be attending the National Association of Energy Service Companies (NAESCO) 2018 Technology & Financing Workshop in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on June 13th. We are proud to announce our very own Francis Wheeler, President of LRI/Water Savers LLC will be presenting “Engineering the Blending of Energy and Water Efficiency Projects.” As excited participants in Read more…

LED Lights – Switching Up Sustainability in Higher Education

Universities shape the minds and skills of our future innovators and leaders, so naturally they would want to create an environment for those students to flourish in that is comfortable and as energy efficient as possible. Replacing older traditional lights with LED lighting, just as Duke University outlines in this article, is one way to Read more…