Category Archives: M2M technology

Use of Energy and Big Data

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Jiri Skopek

 

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Jiri Skopek
Energy and Sustainability

 

Google’s $3.1 billion acquisition of the NEST thermostat enterprise, (whose retail sales have only been approximately $2 million) is an indication of the monetary value of big data. The data, which describes how and when customers use energy,  could soon become valuable information for utilities as they tackle a mountain of challenges such as falling costs of distributed energy… Read More

P&G achieves savings with smart building technology

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Leo O’Loughlin
VP, IntelliCommand

 Procter & Gamble (P&G) is no stranger to setting aggressive, data-driven efficiency, sustainability and profitability goals, but it is the company’s unique participation in adopting IntelliCommandSM smart building management technology, that is driving proven performance gains with first-year average energy cost savings of 10 percent. After deployment in a test group of facilities, P&G’s initial investment was returned within the first three… Read More

Top 10 Smart Building Myths—Busted

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Leo O’Loughlin
VP, IntelliCommand

Smart buildings are a no-brainer and more affordable than most building owners and investors realize

They have been proven to save energy, streamline facilities management and prevent expensive equipment failures. Yet, to many property owners and investors, the value of smart buildings remains a mystery. We are here to debunk the top 10 misconceptions many encounter while helping clients improve company… Read More

M2M Technology, 6 Ways Smart Buildings Are Becoming Even Smarter

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Dan Probst - Jones Lang LaSalle

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Dan Probst
Energy and Sustainability Services

 

 

 

Smart buildings are leveraging emerging machine-to-machine (M2M) technologies to become even smarter. According to the latest Global Sustainability Perspective, six advances in smart building technology are enabling a new era in building energy efficiency and carbon footprint reduction, yielding a return on investment for building owners within one to two years.

The term “smart… Read More

M2M: The trillion dollar business opportunity

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Dan Probst
Energy and Sustainability Services

I just had the pleasure of serving on a panel at GreenBiz Media’s VERGE Boston conference, which focused on the convergence of buildings, technology and transportation. The panel, called “The Trillion-Dollar M2M Opportunity,” was about the dramatic impact of machine-to-machine (M2M) technology on four industry segments: energy, transportation, the built environment and agriculture.… Read More