EcoXpert

Why do our customers prefer EcoXperts?

What is an EcoXpert? An EcoXpert is a Schneider Electric partner company that is trained and certified on EcoStruxure, an open, interoperable, IoT-...


Smart Schools

Are You Utilizing the Smart Schools Bond Funds Allocated to your District?

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced approval of 154 Smart Schools Investment Plans aimed at reimagining teaching and learning for the 21st cen...


Card Access

Practical Steps to Improve Access Control Maintenance on Campus

Back in the days when locks and keys were the standard-bearers for access control, performing routine maintenance was a relatively straightforward pro


Energy Star

Are You at Risk for Losing your Energy Star Certification?

Later this year, some buildings certified under the Energy Star program likely will lose that certification after the release of updated building perf


NYSERDA

NYSERDA's K-12 Initiative Encourages Schools to Lower Energy Use

This summer, NYSERDA will be launching the K-12 Initiative. This initiative encourages schools to lower energy use and utility bills while reducing...


Smart Building

Demand for efficiency drives smart buildings trend

There is no denying buildings are getting smarter. By 2022 the global smart building market is expected to reach US$31.7 billion, at a compound annual


Oshei Children's Hospital

NY's only freestanding pediatric health facility completed on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus

The $270 million John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital in Buffalo is a new 410,000 sf, 185-bed facility that is the regional perinatal center and AC...


Emergency

If a Crisis Happened, Would You Be Ready?

A fire breaks out in the middle school auditorium. A water main breaks, forcing the elementary school to cancel classes. A very suspicious stranger...


Athletic Field

Fund your K-12 athletic ambitions through energy efficiency!

More school districts than ever are looking for ways to add even greater value to their communities and, increasingly, we find that state-of-the-ar...


Lightbulb

Reduce Energy Costs with LEDs

With the promise of longer performance lives and lower costs than traditional lighting systems, LEDs are an appealing option for applications ...


8 Ways to Increase Patient Satisfaction in the Healthcare Industry (and ultimately those HCAHPS scores)!

It's no secret, patient satisfaction and a focus on value-based care is a top priority for hospitals and healthcare organizations nationwide.  HCA...


Reducing Maintenance Costs with Energy Efficiency

Despite the challenges of working with increasing economic restraints, little changes in maintenance and operations can significantly impact the ef...


Smart Building

Smart Buildings Save Energy and Improve Occupant Comfort

Smart Buildings Save Energy and Improve Occupant Comfort Smart technologies can reduce a building's energy use by nearly a fifth and yield addition...


School Hall

5 Tips to Increase School Safety and Security

With the ongoing and growing threats in our nation's schools, it's never been more important to ensure we are prepared for the unthinkable. Althoug...


Save Money

5 Tips to Reduce Operational and Energy Costs Associated with Facilities

With tighter budgets and extra pressure on Facility Managers to cut costs, it’s important to know the no-cost ways of substantially cutting back ...