Columnists: Jim Meacham

Jim Meacham is a principal and co-founder of Altura Associates, a professional services firm based in Irvine, California, focused on energy and environmental performance. The company works with clients to set and achieve aggressive goals for reductions in energy and water consumption and waste generation. Altura services projects throughout the United States and internationally.

Don’t Go It Alone When Retrofitting

Today, building owners embarking on an energy upgrade have more data and more choice than ever before. Digital data from power meters, HVAC systems, lighting systems and other building equipment are waiting to be tapped. In addition, there are additional data streams available from the growing number of sensors and cameras that now routinely capture   …Continue Reading