Post Tagged with: "retrofit"

Facility Executive Features Validated Power Savings Captured By Fairbanks Energy Services at vXchnge Data Center

Facility Executive Features Validated Power Savings Captured By Fairbanks Energy Services at vXchnge Data Center

The installation of efficient lighting and modern controls by Fairbanks Energy Services has led to proven annual energy savings of 244,000 kWh for vXchnge’s Chappaqua, New York data center, reports Facility Executive. From the article: Lighting Retrofit Helps Green Data Center Goals Fairbanks Energy Services worked with its client vXchnge to reduce overall power usage in that company’s Chappaqua, NY data center. October 17, 2017 Fairbanks Energy Services, a full-service design/build energy conservation firm and developer […]

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“Boston U. Saves 770,000 kWh Per Year” due to Bluestone Energy Project

“Boston U. Saves 770,000 kWh Per Year” due to Bluestone Energy Project

Energy Manager Today reports that Bluestone Energy Services has helped Boston University save energy through track facility retrofit. From the article: Bluestone Energy Services helped Boston University to integrate energy efficiency into BU’s Track and Tennis Center. Bluestone Energy replaced existing 1000 W and 400 W metal halide fixtures with new Albeo LED fixtures and Daintree wireless controls. The lighting control system can schedule and dim the fixtures based on event schedules, occupancy and daylight […]

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Bluestone’s Coy Stine interviewed for article in Data Center Knowledge titled Should Data Centers Be Regulated as Utilities? Industry Experts Weigh In

Bluestone’s Coy Stine interviewed for article in Data Center Knowledge titled Should Data Centers Be Regulated as Utilities? Industry Experts Weigh In

Data Center Knowledge recently wrote a response article to a New York Times story that questioned whether data centers should be regulated similar to the power industry. Coy Stine, Director of Data Center Engineering for Bluestone Energy, was interviewed for the response. From the article: In its story last week, The New York Times took a critical look at power provisioning in data centers. “Electrical capacity is often the central element of lease agreements, and space is secondary,” the […]

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Upsite Technologies Whitepaper featured in Mission Critical: Cooling Capacity Factor (CCF) Reveals Stranded Capacity and Data Center Cost Savings

Upsite Technologies recently published a whitepaper that was featured in Mission Critical Magazine titled “Cooling Capacity Factor (CCF) Reveals Stranded Capacity and Data Center Cost Savings”.  The whitepaper shows that computer rooms today, on average, have cooling capacity that is nearly four times the IT load. With data from 45 sites reviewed by Upsite , this white paper will show how to calculate, benchmark, interpret, and benefit from a simple, practical metric called the Cooling Capacity Factor […]

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Bluestone retrofit of Mack Technologies facility featured in Sustainable Plant

Bluestone retrofit of Mack Technologies facility featured in Sustainable Plant

Bluestone’s recent retrofit of Mack Technologies Westford, MA facility was featured in a recent article in Sustainable Plant. From the article: Mack Technologies has substantially reduced energy consumption in its Westford, Massachusetts manufacturing facility with a comprehensive LED lighting retrofit. This project has the distinction of being the largest retrofit deployment of LED lighting in any manufacturing space in New England. Mack Technologies provides complex electronic manufacturing services including printed circuit board assembly, electromechanical assembly, and […]

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Upsite’s upcoming Data Center World presentations featured in Cabling Installation and Maintenance

Upsite Technologies’ upcoming Data Center World presentations were recently featured in Cabling Installation and Maintenance magazine  From the article: Upsite Technologies will exhibit and discuss data center airflow management strategies and solutions at next week’s at Data Center World 2013 in Las Vegas. Attendees will have the opportunity to view the company’s suite of data center airflow systems, as well as its new Cooling Capacity Factor (CCF) calculator. During the show’s expo, Upsite representatives will meet with attendees at the company’s booth […]

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Massachusetts Commissioner of DOER speaks during Bluestone showcase event at Mack Technologies

Massachusetts Commissioner of DOER speaks during Bluestone showcase event at Mack Technologies

On April 10th, Milldam coordinated an event hosted by Bluestone Energy Services at Mack Technologies’ Westford manufacturing facility where Bluestone recently completed a retrofit of 2,600 T-8 fluorescent lamps with high efficiency LED fixtures. Mack Technologies will save over $50,000 in annual lighting costs from the project and received over $130,000 through a combination of state and federal tax credits, and utility incentives provided by National Grid. The LED lighting project provides Mack Technologies with a two […]

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Bluestone Energy’s retrofit of Mack Technologies facility featured in Lowell Sun article

Bluestone Energy’s recent retrofit of Mack Technologies’ facility was featured in an article in the Lowell Sun. From the article: Mack Technologies celebrated its successful effort to reduce energy consumption in an event with state and town officials and industry representatives on Wednesday. According to Kovach, the new “intelligent” lighting system that includes motion sensors and remote online control took about a month to install and cost $330,000. National Grid provided about $130,000 in financial […]

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Bluestone featured in Boston Business Journal about largest LED manufacturing installation in New England

Bluestone featured in Boston Business Journal about largest LED manufacturing installation in New England

Bluestone was recently featured for their work at Mack Technologies where they completed the largest LED manufacturing installation in New England. From the article: Mack Technologies, a manufacturer of printed circuit boards and other electronics, will reduce energy lighting costs by 40 percent, or $50,000 in annual costs, thanks to an installation of LED lighting at its facilities, one of the largest installations of manufacturing space in New England. Employees at Norwell, Mass-based Bluestone Energy, […]

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Bluestone Energy’s Ryan Blair interviewed in Worcester Business Journal about Mack Technologies retrofit project

Bluestone Energy’s Ryan Blair interviewed in Worcester Business Journal about Mack Technologies retrofit project

Bluestone works for Mack Technologies to install one of the largest LED retrofits in New England Bluestone Energy’s Ryan Blair was recently interviewed for an article in the Worcester Business Journal about the recent retrofit of Mack Technologies distribution center with new LED lighting and controls. From the article:  John Kovach, president of Mack Technologies, said his firm hired  Bluestone Energy of Norwell to replace several thousand fluorescent bulbs with more-efficient LED fixtures. Kovach said […]

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