Rick Rolston

May 31, 2014

Is energy data the missing piece of the energy efficiency puzzle?

This week I was invited by the White House to attend the 2014 Energy Datapalooza in Washington DC. Approximately 160 private and public sector guests, came […]
May 11, 2014

Finally, recognition that energy efficiency is a people problem!

Abstract Changes in operations can save 5-30% of building energy use at low cost, yet these changes are often not implemented. Little attention has been directed […]
April 27, 2014

Some Clear Thinking about Energy Efficiency in Buildings

There are four basic questions that need to be answered before we can make any meaningful change in energy efficiency in buildings. 1) What is the […]
March 12, 2014

BuiltSpace is fundamentally changing how buildings are managed

Little has changed in facilities management process since the invention of the thermostat by Warren Johnson in 1895. The thermostat is a feedback controlled device that […]