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Environmental Intelligence for Health and Well-being

Environmental Intelligence for Health and Well-being

A Master Class at Green Cities in Sydney from Aclima and featuring Buildings Alive Chris Pyke, Chief Strategy Officer of Aclima (a market leading Indoor Environment Quality (IEQ) sensor company) will lead a Master Class on IEQ sensing at the...

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Buildings cutting peak demand by $12,000pa

Buildings cutting peak demand by $12,000pa

As much of Australia sweats through its hottest summer ever, peak electricity demand is in the news. Blackouts have been recorded due to network capacity constraints, aluminium smelters have been ordered to close, and anyone fortunate enough to...

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Building of the Month : January 2017

Building of the Month : January 2017

85 Epping Road, Macquarie Park In the month of January 2017, one of the buildings from the Buildings Alive program which showed outstanding results was 85 Epping Road in Macquarie Park. Rather than its electricity results, in this month's...

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Building of the Month : December 2016

Building of the Month : December 2016

130 Pitt St, Sydney In the month of December 2016, one of the buildings from the Buildings Alive program which showed notable results was 130 Pitt St in Sydney. Take a look at its results, and the strategies used to achieve them! Building Bio...

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Building of the Month : November 2016

Building of the Month : November 2016

30 Little Cribb St, Milton (CDOP5) In the month of November 2016, one of the buildings from the Buildings Alive program which showed outstanding results was 30 Little Cribb St in Milton (Brisbane). Take a look at its results, and the strategies used to achieve them!...

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Building of the Month : October 2016

Building of the Month : October 2016

150 Lonsdale St, Melbourne In the month of October 2016, one of the buildings from the Buildings Alive program which showed outstanding results was 150 Lonsdale Street in Melbourne. Take a look at its results, and the strategies used to achieve them! Building Bio...

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Berkeley campus results confirm savings

Berkeley campus results confirm savings

Results of US beta test of Buildings Alive: In the U.S. like in Australia, empowering building operators leads to energy savings! At Buildings Alive we focus on providing building operators the right information at the right time to help them...

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Peak demand management for the hottest year on record

Peak demand management for the hottest year on record

We’re on a record-breaking temperature trend this year: 2015 is to become the warmest year in recorded history. Global temperatures have risen for the first time to 1°C above the pre-industrial era. And Sydney’s summer has come quickly with...

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Active demand management can generate ‘negawatts’

Active demand management can generate ‘negawatts’

Can highly accurate demand forecasting change the way we manage energy in buildings? Early indications suggest yes! Like Google Traffic, which helps warn and redirect motorists around traffic congestion, energy forecasting can help buildings...

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