2019

Happy Holidays, everyone. We hope 2019 was as great a year for you as it was for Optimum Energy.

December 18, 2019
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It’s been a busy year for us at Optimum Energy, with new customer wins, installing our software on our fifth continent and obtaining our 17th patent. We also hit more savings milestones for our customers, surpassing 1.3 Billion kilowatt-hours in electricity and 1 billion liters […]

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TechTalk with Tom Hartman Video Series: Are construction costs higher for LOOP plants?

November 20, 2019
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TechTalk with Tom Hartman Series from Optimum Energy on Vimeo […]

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How to optimize an HVAC system

November 13, 2019
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By Eric Toback, PE, LEED AP, Optimum Energy VP of Sales

When designing a high-performance building, engineers search for the most energy-saving HVAC components—super-efficient chillers, high-efficiency pumps and cooler towers, and variable frequency drives (VFDs). But even the most efficient components […]

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The 3 Laws of True Optimization

November 5, 2019
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Law #1 – You cannot optimize what you do not measure.

Without an accurate measure of energy use by each piece of equipment in the system, it is impossible to accurately predict the impact of varying conditions on the system.

Law #2 – Optimize systems, not just […]

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How Penn State Is Cutting Greenhouse Emissions In Half — And Saving Money

October 10, 2019
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Articled first appeared on npr

In the struggle to end global warming, one community in central Pennsylvania is having remarkable success. It’s growing, with tens of thousands of people, yet its greenhouse emissions have been dropping dramatically.

Perhaps most amazing: Those reductions have paid for themselves.

First […]

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Hands-on air handling

October 3, 2019
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How air handling units can be the source of significant carbon and cost savings

Articled first appeared on Pharma Manufacturing

By Ian Dempster Senior Director, Optimum Energy, CEM

If you could save well over 1,000 metric tons of CO2 and hundreds of thousands […]

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Optimizing hospital HVAC systems

September 25, 2019
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Articled first appeared on Health Facilities Management

By Eric Peltier, Senior Technical Account Manager, Optimum Energy

Engineering site assessments often point to HVAC systems when it comes to high energy use. By optimizing the HVAC system, health facility managers can address two of the biggest challenges […]

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HVAC Systems Hold Key to Saving Water, Energy, Money

September 17, 2019
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Articled first appeared on HPAC Engineering

By Ian Dempster, Senior Director of Product Innovation, Optimum Energy

Conflicts between energy production and water availability are on the rise, even in areas not traditionally associated with water supply constraints. These two critical resources are inextricably linked. The collection […]

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Tech Exchange Video Series: Fundamentals of “LOOP” Cooling System Optimization By Tom Hartman

September 4, 2019
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Tech Exchange Series from Optimum Energy on Vimeo […]

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Optimum Energy President to Present at the upcoming Energy Exchange Conference in Denver

August 15, 2019
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Our President Larry Stapleton, will be presenting on the real world application of IoT-based energy management and Optimum Energy’s vision for the future of Smart Buildings at the upcoming Energy Exchange conference in Denver, on August 22nd. During his session on Cybersecurity Technologies and Control Systems […]

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