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 cutting-edge WELL Building StandardTM, and a […]

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 under 75? Sorry, only buildings […]

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: amount of water used to […]

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 building owners, Property Managers and […]


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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 saving opportunities for school facilities. […]

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. بي بال As such, one […]

Energy Code Ace New Navigation Tools for Title 24

Energy Code Ace has come up with a new navigation tool for Title 24. بلوت 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. بديل روليت Although the […]

Building Analytics at the Four Seasons Hotel and Tower Miami

10 story office building within a luxury hotel complex Reduced annual energy spend by 64% Cost savings of $59,970 The Challenge: Before undertaking a retrofit and commissioning of the Offices located at the Four Seasons Hotel and Tower Miami (a 10-story office building), South Florida Controls (SFC) wanted to prove to their client – Millenium […]

Common Financial Analysis for Energy Projects

Energy efficiency of buildings in San Diego is a top priority to a few people. A company exists to create revenue and the core product is usually not improving the energy efficiency of the workplace. To communicate value to building owners and decision makers it is necessary to provide common financial analysis. Some common financial […]