Posts tagged as building automation

Energy-efficient tenant brings its own products to the green table

  Schneider Electric’s “Rainbow Hive” South African headquarters is home to 200 of its local employees. The offices were designed with energy-efficiency at the forefront and aim to attract young professionals. In this article, I explore how renewable energy and energy-efficient building management were used to make it as energy-efficient and as financially feasible as […]

Building automation as the basis for energy-efficient building operation

Beckhoff will present its PC- and Ethernet-based control technology for building services applications for the first time at ISH in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, between  12 and 16 March 2013. The focus is on heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) as an important component of integrated building automation. A truly sustainable and energy-efficient solution can only […]