Sonnen ecoLinx to Anchor New Illinois Sustainable Community

Battery storage company sonnen's ecoLinx will be the centerpiece of 'Wildwood of Marengo' passive home community. $700K homes represent sonnen's third sonnenCommunity in U.S.

May 23, 2019

Intuitive Interface Is Key to Lighting, Energy Storage/Management Systems

As energy battery storage systems and IP-controllable lighting gain momentum, Savant advises integrators to use interfaces that allow their clients to take full advantage.

May 15, 2019

Azione Prepares Members for Changing Market Dynamics

Azione members grow 14.63% in 2018 and group is emphasizing stronger relationships with architects in 2019.

Apr 05, 2019

Leviton’s New Wi-Fi Load Center: ‘No One Else’ Integrates Breakers, Lighting, Energy, Automation

Leviton's new IoT Load Center is a circuit box with snap-in breakers (no rewiring necessary) and Wi-Fi connectivity for remote monitoring, diagnostics and control via Leviton smart-home app.

Mar 25, 2019

Crestron’s New DIN-Rail HVAC Controls: Way Better than Thermostats Slapped on Plywood

ISE 2019: Crestron DIN-THSTAT DIN-rail modules install cleanly in a cabinet, exposing the controls but concealing the electronics.

Mar 11, 2019

It’s Time to Get an Electrical License… Now!

Smart switches, energy storage, electrical vehicles, clean energy management are all intersecting in the smart home. Integrators can no longer ignore the inevitable need for a line voltage component to their business. Am I wrong?

Feb 19, 2019