RECAP – Energy Management Canada’s Tweets from Greenbuild 2011 – Day 1
October 4, 2011 - Energy Management Canada's associate editor, Alyssa Dalton, is currently attending Greenbuild 2011 in Toronto this week (October 4-7) and she's capturing the action from the events and tradeshow floor and posting Tweets in real-time to our Twitter Feed. Below, we’ve consolidated her DAY 1 Tweets for your reading pleasure (in reverse chronological order):
By Alyssa Dalton
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#EMgmtC Wow, great dinner tonight with #Microsoft! Sorry everyone, I’m not able to share any info we discussed until tomorrow. Stay tuned!
#EMgmtC Alyssa is en route to #Microsoft’s Greenbuild dinner where company execs will discuss results of pilot prog to cut bldg energy costs
#EMgmtC Photos and videos from #NEXTLivingEcoSuite and #18York soon to come: bit.ly/qN39Ek. #energy (@tridel @CiscoCanada @ellisdon)
#EMgmtC #NEXTLivingEcoSuite also comes w/ an energy recovery vent system & spray foam insulation to reduce #energy loss through the walls.
#EMgmtC #NEXTLivingEcoSuite also has PowerPanel solar collectors that provide solar heated hot water/photovoltaic power directly to suite.
#EMgmtC Features of #NEXTLivingEcoSuite include smart connected home controller, smart home remote, in-wall touchscreen, light keypad/dimmer
#EMgmtC Ted Maulucci, @Tridel CIO, announces Tridel & Cisco have agreed to install a @CiscoCanada network in future condo (via @CiscoCanada)
#EMgmtC The #NEXTLivingEcoSuite offers diff tech solutions created by Cisco and its Smart+Connected Communities’ partner Control4.
#EMgmtC Next it was over to the Reve Condo, where @Tridel and Cisco presented the #NEXTLivingEcoSuite as the ‘future of green condo living’.
#EMgmtC Naturally, we’ll have regular #energy competitions between the floors, says Stephen Foster of @EllisDon! #18York
#EMgmtC Information screens will also be placed in the lobby of each floor of the #18York, displaying #energy usage levels and the source.
#EMgmtC One energy-efficient feature of #18York is night-time sensor lights which light the employee’s path to/from washrooms, desks, etc.
#EMgmtC Great tours w/ @CiscoCanada, @EllisDon & @Tridel- they say the PwC/18York is 1 of Cda’s most advanced IP-networked commercial bldgs.
#Greenbuild #EMgmtC First up is Cisco’s smart building tour of the PwC Tower & Tridel’s Reve Condo to check out their energy mgmt systems.
Energy Management Canada (#EMgmtC)’s associate editor Alyssa Dalton is @ #Greenbuild in Toronto this week. Keep reading for live updates!