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    April 26, 2019 by Peter Fairbanks | 3 minute read

    AHU Refurbishment 101

    What’s both central to the HVAC system and a large consumer of energy costs for your facility? The Air Handling Unit (or AHU). Air Handling Units condition and circulate air in a building or...

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    April 24, 2019 by Bob Masland | 5 minute read

    Open Protocol BMS and the Importance of Niagara N4

    If you’re managing a facility with standard HVAC/mechanical systems, you probably have some form of a Building Management System (BMS). Like how the iPhone changed communication with its launch in...

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    April 2, 2019 by Caroline Haley | 2 minute read

    The Faster the Race, the Stronger the Team

    While we usually stay busy slowing down VFDs, Fairbanks Energy recently tried our hand at speeding things up. Donned in thick red and black suits with identical crash helmets, the Fairbanks Energy...

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    March 28, 2019 by Tom Mahoney | 3 minute read

    Why LED Lighting Needs Custom Engineering + Agile Teams

    Replacing old fluorescent, metal halide and incandescent fixtures with modern LED lighting and controls is, without question, a good choice for a facility upgrade. LED lighting isn’t a new...

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    March 26, 2019 by Caroline Haley | 2 minute read

    5 Reasons to Tell Marketing About Your Energy Efficiency Project

    If your company has recently completed an energy efficiency project, there are several reasons to bring the project to your marketing department. Most facility managers consider the job done if...

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    February 25, 2019 by Caroline Haley | 2 minute read

    Setting and Exceeding Kilowatt Hours Savings Goals

    No matter your industry, setting kilowatt hours (kWh) savings goals can make a big difference to the efficiency of your facilities. Part of our work as an energy engineering firm is to help...

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    February 22, 2019 by Peter Fairbanks | 3 minute read

    3 Facts to Know About Utility Incentives in Connecticut

    Three affiliated hospitals in Connecticut have recently qualified for over $3,200,000 of electric and gas utility incentives. The energy efficiency project that achieved these numbers resulted in...

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