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RECAP – Energy Management Canada’s Tweets from Greenbuild 2011 Tradeshow

October 5, 2011 - Associate editor, Alyssa Dalton, has been covering Greenbuild 2011 in Toronto this week, and live tweeting show updates. And with the tradeshow on Day 2 and 3 of the event, you better believe there was lots of buzz at the conference halls these days. Below, we've consolidated her Day 2 and 3 (October 5-6) Tweets for your reading pleasure (in reverse chronological order):

October 6, 2011  By  Alyssa Dalton

CLICK HERE for Tweets from Day 1.

Click here for our DAY 2 and DAY 3 photo galleries.

#EMgmtC Many thanks to all who chatted with associate editor Alyssa Dalton & made our first Greenbuild show a fun experience! #GBNext

#EMgmtC And as the tradeshow comes to a close, that wraps up our live coverage of #GBNext 2011. Hope you found our live tweets informative!


#EMgmtC Hello to some familiar faces at the Fluke booth, where there’s an array of handtools/infrared cameras on display. #GBNext

#EMgmtC IBSEE hosts customized webiners/seminars on energy-efficient building tech/products. Check our site for upcoming events. #GBNext

#EMgmtC Now @ #GBNext I’m talking w/ Sylvia Kulterer, president of the Institute for Building Science & Energy Efficiency (IBSEE).

#EMgmtC Just had a great chat with Brian Patterson, chairman of EMerge Alliance.. what a gentleman. #GBNext

#EMgmtC Wow! Alyssa just caught another sneakpeek- this one for PennBarry’s new Domex fan to launch in Cda/US by the end of 2011. #GBNext

#EMgmtC Honeywell’s booth is doing something interesting- there’s a caricature artist here entertaining the crowds. #GBNext

#EMgmtC Nice to see some fellow Canucks at #GBNext – TimeEnergy’s HQ is in Vaughan, Ont.

#EMgmtC Checking out the insulation glass @ TimeEnergy, where a glass walkway lets visitors test how the glass reacts to direct heat.#GBNext

#EMgmtC Now it’s time to motor over & chat w/ Eaton’s Celeste Cizik, who specializes in data centres, energy efficiency & HVAC. #GBNext

#EMgmtC Here @ Hemcrete, I learn that all industrial hemp for its US/Cda insulation products moving forward will be grown in Canada. #GBNext

#EMgmtC Alyssa gets an exclusive sneakpeek @ Knauf Insulation’s Ecoseal-a water-based latex sealant to launch in Cda in about 6 wks. #GBNext

#EMgmtC The Airxchange system saves $37K/yr for a longterm care facility in Oakville, (Ont) since it was added in 2002. #GBNext

#EMgmtC Here @ Airxchange to learn about the energy recovery wheel, which captures & re-uses energy in building exhaust air. #GBNext

#EMgmtC Now it’s over to Energy Gauge Summit to see its modeling software that estimates energy costs based on the data users input. #GBNext

#GBNext Lots of buzz on showfloor about the sudden death of Steve Jobs, co-founder/past CEO of Apple. Some booths have tribute signs of him.

#EMgmtC #EBMag The SafePlug outlet was initially designed for electrical safety/to protect against short circuiting. #GBNext

#EMgmtC Now I’m @ SafePlug to check out its smart energy outlets which offer energy monitoring & on/off control. #GBNext

#EMgmtC Just met w/ Airius to see the Air Pear thermal fan which he says can cut 35% of energy bills. #GBNext

#EMgmtC Associate editor Alyssa Dalton is back @ #GBNext, live-tweeting from the show floor. Let’s go, Day 3!

#EMgmtC @GE_IndSolutions & @InovateusSolar announce @ #GBNext today solar-powered carports equipped w/ charging stations for electric cars.

#EMgmtC Congrats to @ItsPossibleJCI for launching Panoptix for better bldg performance #GBNext

#EMgmtC According to @Sage_Glass, a new Cdn rep will be announced within the next few weeks! Looking forward to seeing who it is. #GBNext

#EMgmtC @Sage_Glass electrochromic tech gives users “total control” over glass tintage while other market products are temp-oriented #GBNext

#EMgmtC Next I stopped at @Sage_Glass to check out its electronically tintable (electrochromic) glass. #GBNext

#EMgmtC The @ClimateMaster Tranquility 22 Digital will arrive in late 2011 for residential market; 1st Q of 2012 for commercial. #GBNext

#EMgmtC Over at @ClimateMaster, I chat w/ Tony Landers about the soon-to-launch Tranquility 22 Digital Series. #GBNext

#EMgmtC Had a great chat w/ Dave Miller, pres/CEO of @DuoGard about Maximizer -“the top performing skylight in the world” he says. #GBNext

#EMgmtC At Schindler Elevator, Michael Landis says the 3300 Series’ traction rope system uses 60% less energy than hydraulic systems #GBNext

#EMgmtC @USGBC announces 2011 LEED for Homes Award recipients #industrynews

#EMgmtC Checking out the Modlet by ThinkEco-a modlet that fits any standard 120V outlet & lets you set smart controls for $ savings.#GBNext

#EMgmtC Now over to Acuity Brands to check out the new daylighting system. #energy #GBNext

#EMgmtC Meeting w/ Andy Goyda & Christine Sampson of Owens Corning Cda to discuss the SpaceSaver EcoTouch Pink fiberglass insulation.#GBnext

#EMgmtC Tate’s EcoCore is a phrase change panel that redistributes energy it absorbs from the previous for improved heating/cooling. #GBNext

#EMgmtC Spoke with Scott Alwine of Tate Access Floors about its new product EcoCore which should officially launch later this month.#GBNext

#EMgmtC CertainTeed has officially launched its Apollo photovoltaic roofing system today at #Greenbuild.

#EMgmtC Michaud-Daniel calls the NCE the “greenest escalator in the world.” #OtisElevator #energy

#EMgmtC Didier Michaud-Daniel, president of Otis Elevator has just launched the NCE escalator which he says has 48% energy savings. #GBNext

#EMgmtC Just spoke with Ellen Bossert, Philips Lighting’s senior director of sustainability about the Endura A19 1200 Series.

#EMgmtC Associate editor Alyssa Dalton is back @ #Greenbuild for a day of booth visits. Looking forward to meeting new folks in the biz.

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