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Schools Install 1,500 kWh of Energy Storage, EV Charging

Linda Hardesty

Several California schools have contracted with Green Charge Networks to install over 1,500 kWh of energy storage capacity under Power Efficiency Agreements (PEAs). The schools are: Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School District, Oak Park Unified School District, Butte Community College, Peralta Community College District and California State University, Fullerton. By installing Green Charge’s lithium   …Continue Reading


OSI Expands Energy Management to 5 Facilities

Linda Hardesty

Global meat processing company OSI has hired Cascade Energy to deepen OSI’s energy efficiency efforts and expand its single-facility pilot program into five additional plants. In 2013, Cascade Energy and OSI launched a pilot program at OSI’s Oakland, Iowa, facility that involved: Setting up an energy measurement, tracking, benchmarking, and reporting system. Performing a tune   …Continue Reading


Grocery Store Installs Bloom Energy Fuel Cell

Linda Hardesty

The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company plans to install a Bloom Energy fuel cell to power its Mt. Vernon, NY, store. The 250 kW system will generate more than 2 million kWh each year. The project supports the company’s carbon reduction goals and will provide resiliency even through grid outages, like those experienced in the   …Continue Reading


Cofely Integrates Facilities, Energy Management for Civic Operations Center

Linda Hardesty

Cofely has been awarded a 25-year contract to provide facilities management services for the new Civic Operations Center in Saskatoon, Canada. The $160 million public-private partnership contract was awarded by the Saskatoon City Council to Integrated Team Solutions (ITS). Cofely will be the facilities management lead, and other companies within ITS will design, build and   …Continue Reading


Landmark Building in Manhattan Installs Tri-Generation System

Linda Hardesty

Tecogen sold a tri-generation energy system to a Beaux Art-style bank building located in Manhattan’s Lower East Side. The NYC Landmark building is undergoing an extensive restoration and conversion to an upscale hotel. The tri-generation energy system includes two INV-100 Ultra InVerde CHP units, providing electricity as well as hot water for space heating and domestic   …Continue Reading


Noribachi Outfits Soccer Center with LEDs

Linda Hardesty

Noribachi supplied its custom indoor sports LED lighting solution for the new Outbreak Soccer Center in Signal Hill, Calif. The facility was a former industrial warehouse that was converted to an indoor soccer center. For the project, Noribachi engineered 16 custom indoor LED lighting fixtures to replace the existing warehouse metal halide lighting. Each proprietary   …Continue Reading


Hotel Nikko Installs Cogeneration Power System

Linda Hardesty

Hotel Nikko San Francisco recently installed two Capstone C65 (65kW) microturbines to increase energy efficiency by simultaneously generating electricity for the building’s power and thermal energy for the hotel’s hot water supply. The cogeneration system was sold and commissioned by Regatta Solutions of San Juan Capistrano, Calif. Regatta Solutions is the West Coast distributor of Capstone   …Continue Reading


Shopping Center Operator Trials LED Lighting System

Linda Hardesty

Canadian-based Eco-Shift Power will trial its NetZero LED Flat Panel lighting with Intu, the UK’s largest shopping center operator. Intu will test the lighting at its St James’ office in central London. Eco-Shift Power will oversee every aspect of the lighting retrofit project from installation to ongoing maintenance service to full back-office support. In addition   …Continue Reading


SustainCo Wins $550,000 Energy Management Contract

Linda Hardesty

SustainCo Solutions & Services, through its operating group VCI Controls, has substantially completed a series of contracts and work orders worth over $550,000 for Defence Construction Canada. The work included roof replacement, HVAC upgrades, cooling tower maintenance and generator repairs. In addition, SustainCo has a standing offer to provide HVAC Services, BAS controls, electrical services,   …Continue Reading


Federal Bureau of Prisons Selects Constellation for $45M Energy Efficiency, Solar Project

Linda Hardesty

Constellation has been awarded a contract by the Federal Bureau of Prisons to implement $45 million in water and energy conservation measures and install a 2 MW solar generation project at the Federal Correctional Complex in Coleman, Fla. Under the terms of the energy savings performance contract (ESPC), the conservation measures are guaranteed to provide   …Continue Reading