Can Smart Windows Operate Efficiently to Use Auto-Tint That Optimizes Outside Light?

They are more efficient, but at what cost? A Silicon Valley startup unveiled a smart window product that gives building designers a promising new tool and improves building efficiency. View (formerly called Soladigm) officially introduced its auto-tinting window system made of a dynamic glass that tints based on building light and temperature. There have been… Continue reading Can Smart Windows Operate Efficiently to Use Auto-Tint That Optimizes Outside Light?

Energy Efficient Technology Needs More Funding & Investment

A recent scientific study found that efficient end-use technologies are most likely to provide higher returns – and yet, when it comes to funding, they tend to get ignored. Currently, innovation efforts dwell on developing energy supply technologies, such as new power stations, instead of improving the manner by which energy is used. According to… Continue reading Energy Efficient Technology Needs More Funding & Investment