According to U.S. DOE/EIA, the estimated U.S. Energy Use in 2012 was approximately 95 Quadrillion BTU with heavy reliance on fossil fuel.
New York Local Law 84: As of May 2011, private building owners are required to annually benchmark any buildings over 50,000 sf.
New York Local Law 87: As of 2013, commercial building owners are required, every ten years, to conduct and submit an energy audit and retro-commissioning report on all buildings over 50,000 sf to the Department of Finance.
Energy management plays a crucial role in improving buildings energy performance, and therefore saves energy. But If You Don't Measure your Facility Energy Consumption, Then You Can't Manage It!
Solar Electric (Photovoltaic) as a renewable energy is a mature and reliable technology that can play an important role in our nation diversified energy portfolio. Therefore, help reduce our reliance on imported fossil fuel, and as a benefit, reduce our impact on the environment we all live in.
Solar hot water is a proven technology that has been used for ages to heat our homes and businesses and provide us with domestic hot water. A well integrated solar thermal system with absorption technology can provide heating, domestic hot water, and air-conditioning. All three services can be provided by one single system.