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A Simple Formula for Successful HVAC Optimization

September 12, 2018
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This article originally appeared on HPAC Engineering

By FREDERICK WOO, PE, Manager of Engineering at Optimum Energy

Done right, HVAC optimization can deliver significant energy savings —which means reduced operational costs— and contribute to achieving sustainability mandates. Done without comprehensive scoping and planning, however, a significant […]

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HVAC Optimization Reaps Savings and Insights for a GA University

September 10, 2018
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This article originally appeared on Energy Manager Today

In 2016, Georgia Institute of Technology received permission from the state of Georgia to enter into a Guaranteed Energy Savings Performance Contract (GESPC) and receive a $7.7 million loan to tackle any energy and water conservation project it wanted […]

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How to optimize an HVAC system

August 30, 2018
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This article originally appeared on Consulting Specifying Engineer

By Eric Toback, Optimum Energy PE, LEED AP

True optimization comes from a three-pronged methodology that starts with system design and controls the HVAC plant as a holistic system.

Learning objectives

Understand what holistic HVAC […]

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HVAC’s role in the net zero facility

August 29, 2018
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Laboratory Design recently spoke to Ian Dempster, our senior director of product innovation and a certified energy manager (CEM), about HVAC considerations when planning a net zero building and here are few of the Q&A discussion: 

Laboratory Design (LD): What is the HVAC system’s […]

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Optimum Energy was featured in Built in Seattle for Greening the Grid

August 28, 2018
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Our company was featured in Built in Seattle for greening the grid and the challenges that we’re facing along the way.

How is Optimum Energy helping businesses to reduce their power consumption?
We optimize HVAC systems, the largest consumer of energy in buildings. Optimization means […]

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Optimum Energy Receives Patents for Technologies That Make Smart Buildings Even Smarter

August 17, 2018
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We’ve been awarded two patents for technologies that allow building owners to harness the full benefits of HVAC optimization and boost cost, water and energy savings using cloud computing, machine learning and Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity.

The Controlled Hydronic Distribution System connects smart valves […]

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Optimum Energy is Honored to be Named to BuiltWorlds’ 2018 Building Tech 50

August 7, 2018
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Optimum Energy is honored to be named to BuiltWorlds’ 2018 Building Tech 50 list, alongside industry giants Sensus and Amazon. The list recognizes companies that are paving the way for the connected buildings of the future. BuiltWorlds’ acknowledged Optimum Energy, with our innovative HVAC optimization software solutions, as […]

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Optimum Energy Thanks Enterprise Holdings for Donating $1,000 to Seattle’s Operation Sack Lunch on our Behalf!

August 2, 2018
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Optimum Energy thanks Enterprise Holdings for donating $1,000 to Seattle’s Operation Sack Lunch on our behalf. OSL is a nonprofit organization that brings nutritional meals to the most challenged and compromised citizens by obtaining unused food from their 77 restaurant partners. Last year, OSL rescued 1 […]

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Join Us at the APPA (Association of Physical Plant Administrators) Annual Conference and Exhibition in Washington, DC

July 27, 2018
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Optimum Energy is thrilled to be attending our first APPA Annual Conference and Exhibition in Washington, DC from August 3-5. We’re looking forward to sharing with this audience of higher education facilities professionals some of our successes optimizing HVAC systems across campuses like Georgia Tech, UT […]

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Want More Smart Buildings? Amp Up the Collaboration

July 24, 2018
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This article originally appeared on Triple Pundit

By Bert Valdman, a board member and former CEO of Optimum Energy

“Smart technologies are defined by their interconnectedness,” points out a recent American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) report on smart building markets. The companies that […]

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