Aug. 2, 2013 | By

CALMAC’s CEO Shares His Thoughts On California’s PLS Programs

If you’ve been following the smart grid industry or this blog you’ll know that California, along with Texas, is leading the way in the smart grid charge. One of the initiatives that California has recently taken is the implementation of a Permanent Load Shifting (PLS) program through Resolution E-4586.  The program, which should be in …+

Aug. 1, 2013 | By

Summer Farewells

We bid farewell to our awesome interns (sitting in above photo) that helped in the Vantage Orlando office this summer. We appreciate it!

July 26, 2013 | By

California & Texas Lead the Nation’s Smart Grid Charge

Congratulations, California and Texas! You’ve topped the Grid Modernization Index (GMI), a ranking of states based on grid modernization policies and activities featured in a new report from the GridWise Alliance and Smart Grid Policy Center. As Greentech Media stated in a recent article, the report “lays out a treasure trove of statistical detail for …+

July 24, 2013 | By

It Pays to Remember Those Relationships You’ve Established

This week Kaleidescape, Inc. launched its latest product, Cinema One. As the first product in the company’s line designated for retail sale, Cinema One is an all-new movie server that lets consumers store and instantly access Blu-ray or DVD-quality movies in the highest audio and video quality. It is during this product launch that we …+

July 18, 2013 | By

Summertime and the Living is Easy—or is it?

George Gershwin wrote these famous words in 1935 and they’ve probably been a water cooler topic since then. Does the workload really slow down in the summer—is life really easier in summer?   I personally have never had a slow summer in any job.  Believe me, I’m not complaining, I’d rather be busy than not. Clearly …+

July 9, 2013 | By

Prediction: AOL Patch is Here to Stay

The fate of has been the cause of a recent heated debate, sparked by Chief Executive Officer Tim Armstrong’s vow to gain profitability by Q4 2013. With 900 sites providing local news to more than 1,000 communities, Patch has been accused of hindering AOL’s turnaround due to its unsteady profit. What Patch is Doing Right Market What …+

July 2, 2013 | By

KGS Buildings’ Greentech Media Article Creates Buzz at IBcon

Orlando and the Sunshine State hosted this year’s Realcomm/IBcon 2013, a key show for professionals involved in the intelligent buildings space. KGS Buildings, a start-up out of MIT,  attended the show and wanted to create a splash leading up to the event with an announcement that they had teamed up with industry giant, Schneider Electric. Through …+