February 27, 2020 by Jim Taxiera | 3 minute read

    HVAC Overview Part I: Back to Basics

    Ever explain HVAC systems to someone and watch their eyes glaze over? Ever try to wrap your head around HVAC and what makes it important? HVAC, or Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning systems...


    February 26, 2020 by Crystal Camp | 3 minute read

    A Fist Full of Information

    The Human Brain: A Comparison

    The human brain stores a lot of data. The brain has the potential to store as much as a petabyte of information. A computer with that capacity would weigh 293 lbs...


    February 10, 2020 by Chris Recine | 2 minute read

    No Crane, No Problem: Rooftop Retrofit Projects in Manhattan

    Live here, work here, been here, you know how it is: there’s no space in Manhattan. This makes major building equipment upgrades – like rooftop units or boiler replacements – challenging depending...


    February 6, 2020 by Bob Masland | 4 minute read

    Unlocking the Question: Why is My Controls System Not Working? Part 2

    Have you ever grabbed your own head in frustration like our friend at the top of this post? Faced a controls system that’s not working? A year ago, we interviewed Bob Masland about his experience ...


    January 31, 2020 by Steve Quatromoni | 5 minute read

    3 Ways to Tackle Energy Efficiency on the College Campus

    Everybody’s doing it: from MIT’s energy initiative to Colgate University’s carbon neutrality, colleges and universities all over the US are prioritizing energy efficiency. Whether for...


    January 13, 2020 by Shawn Henriquez | 5 minute read

    Sleeping with the Fan On: the Case for Fan Refurbishment

    Sleeping with the fan on ensures the movement of air, in your bedroom and on your rooftops. But how do you know the fans in your air handling units (AHU) and rooftop units (RTU) won’t fail...