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179D Commercial Buildings Energy-Efficiency Tax Deduction

The 179D commercial buildings energy efficiency tax deduction primarily enables building owners to claim a tax deduction for installing qualifying systems and buildings. Tenants may be eligible if they make construction expenditures. If the system or building is installed on federal, state, or local government property, the 179D tax deduction

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The Essential Door Switch

for Maximum Reduced Energy Consumption and Expense The following points compare Lodging Technology’s GEM Link™ Wireless energy management system to generically similar systems that do not utilize entry door switches.  An Entry Door Switch is an essential component of a properly designed and operating guestroom energy management system. Lodging Technology’s

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GEM Link® System Overview

System Overview Gem Link® Wireless consists of three main components: Passive Infrared (PIR) Occupancy Sensor Wireless Entry Door Switch Transceiver Control Module connected to the HVAC system HVAC (Heating and Air Conditioning) Control Detection of Occupant  When guests open the entry door, a signal is transmitted to the Transceiver Module

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Learn the ABCs of Guestroom Humidity

About humidity, what is it exactly? Humidity refers to the amount of water vapor (moisture) suspended in air. It is measured as Percent Relative Humidity (%RH) or the percentage of water vapor that can possibly be contained in air, at its present temperature. Air at 0%RH is completely dry and

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