Archives: Schneider Electric

Schneider to Help Cut Energy Use By Boston Mass Transit

Carl Weinschenk

Schneider Electric said this week that it is working with the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) to reduce utility spending and carbon emissions in Boston area transportation.

Digital Lumens, Schneider Electric Partner on IoT

Carl Weinschenk

Digital Lumens and Schneider Electric are partnering on an Internet of Things (IoT) initiative. Digital Lumens says that the arrangement will allow Schneider Electric’s customers to benefit from IoT environments in buildings via its sensor-based connected lighting and next-generation analytic platforms. The deal focuses on the provisioning of support from Schneider Electric’s SmartStruxture product for Digital   …Continue Reading

Schneider Contributes to New T-Mobile Arena

Carl Weinschenk

Schneider Electric this week detailed its work on the 20,000-seat T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, which is officially opening today. The company said that it helped design and install a building management system that makes the venue – which is a joint venture between AEG and MGM Resorts International – highly automated and energy efficient.   …Continue Reading

Schneider Working on Big Navy Project

Carl Weinschenk

Schneider Electric and the U.S. Navy say that they are working together on infrastructure improvement projects under an energy savings performance contract (ESPC) at the Naval Base Coronado and Naval Base San Clemente Island. The improvements are expected to generate $114 million during the 19-year contract term. The press release says that the project will   …Continue Reading

Preparing Buildings for Electric Vehicles

Carl Weinschenk

Energy managers of buildings with garages have a harder job than those that let people park on the street. For instance, the mandate to keep the air in the garage safe and comfortable is the subject of ever-changing regulations and evolving technical options. These folks gradually are being given a new responsibility, which will grow   …Continue Reading

Oil Production Redefines US’s Role in Global Crude Market

Jennifer Hermes

This article is sponsored by Schneider Electric. Oil production in the US – after playing a central role in the steep decline of oil prices over the last year – will redefine its role in the global crude market, with the US expected to replace OPEC as the world’s swing producer guiding global prices, predicts   …Continue Reading

Energy Managers Buoyed By Supreme Court’s Demand Response Decision

Ken Silverstein

Just after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that federal regulators can remove barriers to demand response programs, energy managers sprung to life. Why? Corporate energy managers will now have more insight into their business operations and thereby greater certainty about their decisions and their investments. At issue is the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Order   …Continue Reading

Schneider Electric and IPKeys Partner on Demand Response

Carl Weinschenk

Schneider Electric and IPKeys Technology are partnering on a demand response platform that the companies say will enable monitoring of IPKeys customers’ energy performance in near-real time, the tracking of energy savings and participation in automated demand response events. IPKeys will contribute its EISS Online technology and Schneider will offer its Energy Profiler Online cloud-based   …Continue Reading

IoT Emerges from Early Adopter Phase

Karen Henry

While there is still some confusion about how the Internet of Things (IoT) will be applied in business and industrial applications, the commercial IoT market is beginning to move out of the “earlier adopter” phase and is poised for a surge in growth, according to an article in The News. More building owners want to   …Continue Reading

Shopping for Circuit Breakers via Schneider Mobile App

Linda Hardesty

Schneider Electric is providing a Services Modernization Solution Selector, a mobile application to help facility managers who are shopping for replacement designs for low voltage and medium voltage switchgear as well as custom solutions for other critical electrical system components. The solution selector searches an extensive database of direct replacement designs for a number of   …Continue Reading