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Aug 29 2023

How to Electrify a Commercial Building in Chicagoland

What is Commercial Electrification? Commercial electrification is the process of replacing fossil-fuel burning equipment in a commercial building with electric equipment. This includes replacing boilers, furnaces, water heaters, and other appliances with electric equivalents like…

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high efficiency hvac
Aug 24 2023

The Importance of Cleaning Outdoor Coils for Commercial RTUs

The Importance of Cleaning Outdoor Air Conditioning Coils Air conditioning units are essential for keeping commercial buildings cool and comfortable during the hot summer months. However, over time, the outdoor coils of these units can…

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led ballast
Aug 23 2023

What Does a Ballast Do for LED Lighting?

What Does a Ballast Do for LED Lights? A ballast is a device that regulates the flow of electricity to a light bulb. It is used in fluorescent and HID (high-intensity discharge) lights to ensure…

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Night and security led
Aug 23 2023

How Does Daylighting Harvesting Work in LED Lighting Systems?

Daylight Harvesting: A Guide to Energy-Efficient Lighting Daylight harvesting is a control strategy that uses natural light to reduce the amount of electricly driven LED lighting required in a space. This can lead to significant…

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EV Charging installations
Aug 22 2023

What Does the Illinois EV Car Charging Act Mean for You?

What is Illinois SB40? The Illinois EV Car Charging Act (SB40) was signed into law by Governor J.B. Pritzker on June 9, 2023. The law requires all new single-family homes and newly constructed or renovated…

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Aug 22 2023

Energy Savings Consults for Businesses in Chicago

Energy costs are a major expense for businesses of all sizes. In Chicago, the average business spends about $10,000 per year on energy. However, there are a number of ways to reduce energy costs, and…

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energy recovery ventilator unit
Aug 22 2023

HRV vs. ERV: What’s the Difference

HRV and ERV are both types of ventilation systems that help to improve the air quality in your building. They do this by bringing in fresh air from outside and exhausting stale air from inside.…

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Night and security led
Aug 02 2023

Type A, B and C TLED Retrofits

Tubular LED Retrofits There are a variety of ways to retrofit old fluorescent in to Tubular LED (TLED). Whether or not you reuse the ballast depends on what kind of TLED retrofit you do. Type…

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commercial hvac efficiency
Aug 02 2023

SEER Meaning for Energy Efficiency in HVAC

What Does SEER Mean in HVAC? SEER stands for Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio. It is a measure of how efficiently an air conditioner or heat pump cools your home. The higher the SEER rating, the…

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two stage air compressor
Aug 01 2023

Compressed Air Energy Efficiency

Compressed Air Energy Efficiency: How to Save Money and Reduce Your Carbon Footprint Compressed air is a versatile and essential tool for many businesses. However, it can also be a significant source of energy consumption.…

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energy recovery ventilator unit
Jul 31 2023

What is an Energy Recovery Ventilator (ERV)?

Energy Recovery Ventilators (ERVs) for Buildings In today's world, businesses and public buildings are more aware than ever of the importance of indoor air quality (IAQ). Not only does good IAQ improve employee health and…

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outdoor heat pumps
Jun 13 2023

Electric Heat vs Heat Pumps

We recently had an experience where a customer decided to go with a traditional heating and cooling system upgrade over a Very High Efficiency HVAC upgrade. A Very High Efficiency HVAC system is an ERV…

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