The Sustainability Paradox: Why Business Leaders Need To Evolve Their Approach

At this year’s World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, an annual list of the most sustainable companies in the world was released. What is noteworthy about this year’s list is that the top firms are not only doing good for society but also doing well financially. This year isn’t an anomaly: since 2005, the most-sustainable businesses have outperformed their peers by nearly …

Innovative Facilities Solutions Attends Metropolitan Energy Center Workshop Social Hour in Kansas City Mo

Innovative Facilities Solutions attended the Metropolitan Energy Center workshop social hour event at Lifted Spirits Distillery in Kansas City Mo. on 8-30-18. Pat McGee and Wayne Schmidt of Innovative Facilities Solutions displayed and presented some of our energy efficient lighting/controls technology along with the PATENTED Powerhouse Energy Saver power conditioning system. Fun was had by all and Innovative Facilities Solutions …

Innovative Facilities Solutions Retrofits St. Louis Food Bank Freezer

Innovative Facilities Solutions just retrofitted the lighting in the St. Louis Food Bank freezer from T8 fluorescent fixtures to LED!  Years ago Innovative Facilities Solutions deployed an Orion T8 freezer fixture into this facility.  Recently, we installed ballast compatible LED T8 tubes into the existing Orion fixtures in this freezer.  The LED tubes used had the lowest temp rating at …

About MOV’s – The Powerhouse Energy Saver Has 18 MOV’S in parallel!

Selecting the appropriate Surge Protective Devices (SPD) can seem like a daunting task with all of the different types on the market today. The surge rating or kA rating of an SPD is one of the most misunderstood ratings. Customers commonly ask for an SPD to protect their 200A panel and there is a tendency to think that the larger …

Great Video: This is Linmore LED

Innovative Facilities Solutions is proud to be a certified distribution and implementation partner for Linmore LED.  Take a look and learn more about Linmore!

New Energy Bill Creates Savings for MidAmerican Energy Customers

DES MOINES, Iowa – (May 8, 2018) – MidAmerican Energy Company customers will save money on their energy bills following the passage of Senate File 2311, a bill signed by Governor Kim Reynolds on Friday. The new law updates energy efficiency spending, resulting in savings for customers. It ensures that MidAmerican Energy can continue to offer a robust set of …

Energy Efficiency Going Global

Innovative Facilities Solutions and Senseware both believe in documenting the growing trend of energy efficiency among new and existing commercial buildings. Of particular interest is energy efficiency lighting systems and wireless energy management systems and their future impact on businesses, municipalities and nonprofit organizations. With $960 billion being spent globally on infrastructure for improved energy efficiency, it’s time to get the facts–especially because energy efficiency projects …

2018 Legislative Update – Energy Efficiency

Welcome 2018! As most people now know, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which reforms the tax code, has been signed into law by The President. Unfortunately, it does not include an extension of EPAct 179D which offers federal tax credits for energy-efficient projects. However, we are pleased to inform you that a bill titled “Tax Extender Act of 2017” was introduced into …

Tennis/Sports Lighting

Sports lighting is unique, as it often requires high levels of quality lighting. Fixture placement and design is extremely critical in creating a safe and competitive sports environment. Our key vendor partner in this market is Brite Court, who has more than 25+ years experience of sports lighting design to meet your facilities demanding sports lighting needs. Others might tell you …

New from Innovative Facilities Solutions: Rapid Link Bar System is Ready to Ship

New from Innovative Facilities Solutions: Rapid Link Bar System is Ready to Ship. The Rapid Link Bar System from Linmore is a rapid deployment bar system allowing fixtures to be installed in 2 minutes. The Rapid Link Bar System will revolutionize strip lighting in settings like Retail and other applications. * For Strip Fixtures, Troffers, Case Lighting, etc…. * 147 Lumens …