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Forced Electrification Could Cost Maryland Consumers More Than $26,000 per Household, New CEA Report Finds

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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 5:45pm

Removing natural gas service and usage could cost Baltimore households more than $26,000 each, a Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA) analysis found.

Key Points: 
  • Removing natural gas service and usage could cost Baltimore households more than $26,000 each, a Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA) analysis found.
  • The report The Hidden Costs of a Maryland Natural Gas Ban, examined the high cost to Maryland families and businesses from denying critical natural gas service.
  • The report examined what the cost implications of forced electrification on Baltimore families and consumers would be, depending on household appliance models, home configuration, labor and reliance on natural gas.
  • It also examined the additional transmission line infrastructure that would be required to fulfill requirements to electrify everything.

Global Energy Harvesting System Markets, 2021-2026: Focus on Light Energy Harvesting, Vibration Energy Harvesting, Radiofrequency Energy Harvesting, Thermal Energy Harvesting - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 10:04am

The Global Energy Harvesting System Market was valued at USD 460 Mn in 2021 and is expected to reach USD 645 Mn by 2026, a CAGR of 7%.

Key Points: 
  • The Global Energy Harvesting System Market was valued at USD 460 Mn in 2021 and is expected to reach USD 645 Mn by 2026, a CAGR of 7%.
  • Energy harvesting is a process in which a source of energy is used to generate energy utilizing a variety of technological ways.
  • By Technology, the market is classified into Light energy harvesting, Vibration energy harvesting, Radiofrequency energy harvesting, and Thermal energy harvesting.
  • By End-use system, the market is classified into wireless switching system, Wireless HVAC system, Wireless sensing and telematics system, Tire pressure monitoring system, Asset tracking system, Remote health monitoring system, and Regenerative energy harvesting system.

Global Smart Buildings Market Report 2022: Spotlight for their Ability to Achieving Net Zero Carbon Reduction Targets, Increase Energy Efficiency, and Save Energy - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 11:05am

Smart buildings are emerging into the spotlight for their ability to achieving net zero carbon reduction targets, increase energy efficiency, and save energy.

Key Points: 
  • Smart buildings are emerging into the spotlight for their ability to achieving net zero carbon reduction targets, increase energy efficiency, and save energy.
  • The need to switch over to smart buildings has arisen owing to the numerous benefits and ability to overcome challenges faced by the world.
  • Smart hospitals, healthcare facilities, office buildings, educational institutions, gyms and stadiums are all examples of smart buildings whose numbers are increasing across the world.
  • This segment currently accounts for a 40.8% share of the global Smart Buildings market.

Future Technologies and Megh Computing Announce Strategic Partnership to Deliver Intelligent Video Analytics With Real-Time Performance for Smart Cities, Smart Buildings, and Beyond

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Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 12:00pm

Future Technologies Venture, LLC (Future Technologies) and Megh Computing have partnered to bring industry-leading Open Analytics computer vision solutions to industrial, government, service provider, and other markets.

Key Points: 
  • Future Technologies Venture, LLC (Future Technologies) and Megh Computing have partnered to bring industry-leading Open Analytics computer vision solutions to industrial, government, service provider, and other markets.
  • VAS Suite from Megh Computing is the latest example of value-added applications provided by Future Technologies that enable Smart Building, Smart City, Smart Factory, and Smart Office initiatives.
  • Future Technologies is excited to advance our relationship with Megh Computing to be strategic in nature and address our broader customer base with their advanced Video Analytics solution.
  • Future Technologies maintains a strong concentration on emerging standards such as 5G, 4G, Private LTE, WIFI, SCADA and Automation technologies.

LEADING VISUAL EFFECTS PROVIDER CRAFTY APES JOINS FORCES WITH MOLECULE VFX

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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 2:00pm

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Crafty Apes , a full-service visual effects powerhouse with seven production facilities across North America, announced today the acquisition of Molecule VFX , an established visual effects company based in NYC and Los Angeles.

Key Points: 
  • LOS ANGELES, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Crafty Apes , a full-service visual effects powerhouse with seven production facilities across North America, announced today the acquisition of Molecule VFX , an established visual effects company based in NYC and Los Angeles.
  • Molecule VFX has been a main visual effects provider in both episodic television and feature films in New York and Los Angeles since 2005.
  • The principal team from Molecule VFX includes Andrew Bly, the studio's CEO, and Luke DiTommaso, senior visual effects supervisor.
  • Molecule VFX is a visual effects studio based in New York and Los Angeles specializing in visual effects for episodics and feature films.

Adair Homes Announces Opening of Idaho Falls Office

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Wednesday, January 26, 2022 - 1:56pm

VANCOUVER, Wash., Jan. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Adair Homes a premier on-your-lot builder that specializes in high-quality, affordable custom homes in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Arizona and coming soon to Utah, today announced the opening of a new design center in Idaho Falls, Idaho .

Key Points: 
  • VANCOUVER, Wash., Jan. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Adair Homes a premier on-your-lot builder that specializes in high-quality, affordable custom homes in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Arizona and coming soon to Utah, today announced the opening of a new design center in Idaho Falls, Idaho .
  • Custom home-builder Adair Homes hosts grand opening of office in Idaho Falls on Feb. 1, serving entire state of Idaho.
  • To celebrate the opening, Adair is offering a $15,000 discount on the first 10 homes sold at the Idaho Falls location.
  • The Idaho Falls office will help grow the company's presence in Eastern Idaho, with offices already open in Caldwell, Idaho, and Twin Falls, Idaho.

Japan Patent Office Launches "The JPO Key Features," Portal Site for Global IP Users

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Wednesday, January 26, 2022 - 6:00am

The update has enhanced the content of the JPO website with information on designs, trademarks and appeals, in addition to patents.

Key Points: 
  • The update has enhanced the content of the JPO website with information on designs, trademarks and appeals, in addition to patents.
  • The update also covers helpful resources for global IP portfolio development.
  • Given the increasing number of international applications to the JPO, this content will help companies doing business in Japan, as well as elsewhere around the world.
  • The number of patent, design and trademark applications filed with the JPO from all over the world is on the increase.

Duro-Last®, Inc. Honors Contractor of the Year and Annual Project Awards at 2022 National Sales Seminar

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Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 9:45pm

Royalty Roofing earned the Contractor of the Year distinction for their exceptional work, attention to detail, customer service, and outstanding sales throughout 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Royalty Roofing earned the Contractor of the Year distinction for their exceptional work, attention to detail, customer service, and outstanding sales throughout 2021.
  • Royalty Roofing, an authorized Duro-Last contractor for more than 25 years, also earned the distinction of a Duro-Last Platinum contractor for their quality workmanship.
  • Project: Sauk Rapids Riverfront Park Sauk Rapids, Minnesota
    Recognizing the project that best utilizes EXCEPTIONAL Metals metal roofing and wall panels.
  • "After two years apart, excitement was high for the 2022 National Sales Seminar," said Duro-Last CEO Tom Saeli.

Global Smart Buildings Market Report 2022: Market to Reach $111.5 Billion by 2026 - AI to Revolutionize Smart Buildings in Ways Hitherto Unimagined

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Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 5:15pm

DUBLIN, Jan. 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Smart Buildings - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, Jan. 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Smart Buildings - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The global market for Smart Buildings estimated at US$63 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$111.5 Billion by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 10.2% over the analysis period.
  • The need to switch over to smart buildings has arisen owing to the numerous benefits and ability to overcome challenges faced by the world.
  • Smart hospitals, healthcare facilities, office buildings, educational institutions, gyms and stadiums are all examples of smart buildings whose numbers are increasing across the world.

Geo Week 2022 Exhibit Floor is Sold Out & Live Event Going Forward Feb 6-8 in Denver

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Monday, January 24, 2022 - 5:30pm

Robust conference programming: Geo Week boasts a powerful conference program that will detail practical applications, best practices, and innovative approaches to complex projects.

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  • Robust conference programming: Geo Week boasts a powerful conference program that will detail practical applications, best practices, and innovative approaches to complex projects.
  • Every Geo Week conference pass will give access to ALL Geo Week sessions, with the option to add the ASPRS Annual Conference and USIBD Annual Symposium access at a discounted rate.
  • Diversified Communications, organizer of Geo Week, is committed to the health and safety of its customers, partners, speakers, and staff.
  • Proof of vaccination or a negative test proof will be required for all Geo Week 2022 participants.