San Diego Commercial Properties Expo!!!

CALLING ALL BUILDING OWNERS, ENGINEERS, FACILITY PROFESSIONALS AND PROPERTY MANAGERS! Register today for the San Diego Commercial Properties Expo! For the first time ever, we’ve combined FOUR premiere industry organizations to bring together regional experts, resources and suppliers from BOMA, IFMA, IREM, and SDBEA! This expo represents the best of […]

AIA Alpine Branch Library Tour

      Team Automated Alpine Branch Library In November 2017, the American Institute of Architects, San Diego Chapter held a tour for the Alpine Library in San Diego California. It is the first net-zero energy building in San Diego. This is a short trailer video.  

The International WELL Building Institute The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) is a public benefit corporation that is leading the movement to promote health and wellness in buildings and communities everywhere. IWBI was launched in 2013 following a Clinton Global Initiative commitment made by founder Paul Scialla. IWBI delivers the […]

How to apply for ENERGY STAR certification

How to apply for ENERGY STAR certification Just getting started? Have an ENERGY STAR score less than 75? If you’re new to ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager, head back to the use Portfolio Manager section to learn all about benchmarking and the 1 – 100 ENERGY STAR score. Have an ENERGY STAR score […]

Smart Water Solutions

“780 million people in the world lack fresh water.” Inconvenient Truths 780 million people lack fresh water 10%: the portion of fresh water people consume directly. 90%: the portion of fresh water used to grow food.  7,133 gallons: amount of water used to produce a pound of beef 700 gallons: […]

San Diego BOMA Principle Mixer

Automated Controls, Inc. would like to invite all building owners, property managers, and assistant property managers to the San Diego BOMA Principle Mixer. We encourage all attendees to wear your favorite seasonal sweater. This will be an evening of Mingling, Shopping, and Merry Making!!! Please feel free to invite other […]


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Need Money for Your School’s Energy Audit?

Considering putting together an application to get Prop 39 money to improve you school’s facilities in California? Consider applying to the Bright Schools Program. The Bright Schools Program Program funded by the California Energy Commission to provide the cost (up to $20,000) for an energy audit to identify cost-effective energy […]

ISO 14000

ISO, the International Organization for Standards, is an independent, non-governmental organization, that collectively manages the standards organizations of 164 countries. The efforts of ISO allows helps standards in products and services be safe, reliable, and of good quality. There are also standards to help businesses increase productivity and reduce waste. […]

Energy Code Ace New Navigation Tools for Title 24

Energy Code Ace has come up with a new navigation tool for Title 24.The Navigator Title 24 Tool helps building designers to understand the process for compliance using one of four methods: the residential performance method, the residential prescriptive method, the nonresidential performance method, and the nonresidential prescriptive method. Although […]