Posts Tagged: energy savings

Boston Children’s Hospital Installs NPBI to Create a Safer Environment for Patients and Staff

GPS Provides Safe, Effective Air Purification Solutions in Health Care Facilities Infection control is critical for health care facilities, and it takes a multifaceted approach. From waiting rooms to operating rooms, indoor air quality measures complement advanced cleaning and sterilization techniques. Boston Children’s Hospital installed the GPS-iMOD® needlepoint bipolar ionization (NPBI®) air purification system to reduce… Read more »

The Key to Continuing In-Person Learning During COVID-19

Creating a Safer Environment for Students, Faculty and Staff COVID-19 has significantly impacted student learning across the nation. With face-to-face interactions spreading the virus, many educational institutions were forced to abruptly close their physical doors at the onset of the pandemic. Educators then launched remote learning curriculums in hopes of keeping their students, faculty and… Read more »

How Schools Can Take Advantage of Funds for HVAC Improvements

Five Steps for Safer Schools Through Section 313 of the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act, Congress approved $82 billion for the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund to make adjustments to help deal with the pandemic including updates and maintenance to HVAC equipment. Under this bill, schools will be able to inspect,… Read more »

Reducing Spread of COVID-19 with HVAC System Retrofit

Using GPS Needlepoint Bipolar Ionization to Retrofit and Upgrade Existing HVAC System The challenge for reducing the spread of COVID-19 has two categories. One of them is our daily behavior which includes social distancing, wearing masks, cleaning, and sanitation as recommended by CDC. The other category is office lay out, occupant flow and HVAC improvements…. Read more »

DAC Proudly Representing Global Plasma Solutions (GPS) in the Fight Against COVID-19

Used in large-scale ventilation systems worldwide, bipolar ionization could be a secret weapon in the war against COVID-19 Bipolar ionization technology releases charged atoms that attach to and deactivate harmful substances like bacteria, mold, allergens, and viruses. It first arrived in the US in the 1970s as a tool to control pathogens in food manufacturing…. Read more »

Global Plasma Solutions (GPS) Bipolar Ionization Destroys Viruses

GPS’ Bipolar Ionization Destroys Viruses Especially during times like these, we are excited to represent Global Plasma Solutions, a leader in bipolar ionization. GPS features technology that destroys viruses! John Oxford is UK’s top expert on influenza and Emeritus Professor of Virology at the University of London.  His work on the 1918 strain of influenza (Spanish flue)… Read more »

Green Material for Cooling Identified

Researchers from the UK and Spain have identified an eco-friendly solid that could replace the inefficient and polluting fluids used in most refrigerators and air conditioners  When put under pressure, plastic crystals of neopentylglycol (NPG) yield huge cooling effects—sufficient to make them competitive with conventional liquid coolants. In addition, the material is inexpensive, widely available… Read more »

ACEEE 2018 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard

Massachusetts Ranks #1 as Most Energy Efficient State for 8th Year in a Row  As the US government loosens environmental rules, states are investing more in energy efficiency and delivering increased power savings, according to the 2018 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard. This 12th annual report from the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE), identifies the leaders… Read more »