Artificial Intelligence

July 3, 2017
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What if artificial intelligence just learns people’s bad habits?

Applying artificial intelligence (AI) to buildings This past week I started to “train” an instance of IBM’s Watson AI engine on the basics of building operations and maintenance.   Watson is capable […]
September 11, 2019

Is Net Operating Income the silver bullet for our global climate emergency?

Cities are responsible for over 70 percent of global energy consumption and CO2 emissions, mostly from buildings, marking a significant opportunity to focus climate change mitigation and adaptation […]
October 1, 2019

What do your HVAC contractors really see on the rooftop?

Rooftops aren’t friendly places for people or equipment War Story #56 Check in with Scott onsite. Obtain access to unit located on north east roof via […]
October 20, 2019

Experience, not data, drives predictive maintenance & operational efficiency

The Smart Building says…the pump is not running.  Is this a problem?  Your Smart Building should know and act if required. It’s easy to put sensors on […]