in News Departments > Products & Technology
print the content item

Omaha, Neb.-based energy efficiency technology company Bes-Tech Inc. has unveiled a demand response option for HVAC rooftop units. The demand response feature is a function within the company's Digi-RTU rooftop HVAC optimization technology.

According to Bes-Tech, the feature accepts the demand response load limit factor signal from any third party's demand response controller.

The company notes that the Digi-RTU is an aftermarket control package designed to optimize rooftop units and supports a range of load limiting options by modulating the speed of the RTU's compressor and supply fan.


Hse SandyHook
Latest Top Stories

DOE Report: U.S. Wind Power Prices Reach All-Time Low

According to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), wind power continues to play a larger role in the U.S.' energy mix and is the cheapest it has ever been in the country.


Survey Reveals What U.S. Consumers Expect From Their Utilities

GE's new survey measures Americans' views on the state and future of the grid, as well as how much extra consumers would be willing to pay for better power reliability.


How A GIS Can Help Utilities Address The Aging Workforce And Capitalize On Data

Baby Boomers, whose experience and know-how have served the utility industry so well for decades, are retiring. The author suggests utilities can use a geographic information system (GIS) to fill in resultant knowledge gaps.


Sensus Smart Meters Tied To More Overheating Incidents And Fires

SaskPower is investigating two new meter failures, and Portland General Electric is working to replace 70,000 Sensus units amid fire concerns.


SaskPower Halts Smart Meter Installations Following Fires

The Canadian utility has suspended its smart meter deployment as it investigates half a dozen fires associated with the meters.

S&C Electric_id176
edf_id180