Media Coverage

Industry publications, along with the mainstream press, and many publishers passionate about building performance and design and green energy are writing terrific pieces on the real world benefits of thermal energy storage. Download a story below and find out what’s happening.  Missed last year's news? View the 2013 news recap: (.pdf) or (Flipboard).

Goldman's icy tanks seen as new path

August 2, 2014

The Star Phoenix:

Proponents of so-called thermal storage systems such as Goldman Sachs Group Inc., are trying to expand its use. They see it as a way to help utilities comply with future carbon rules as well as to store power from rooftop solar panels or wind farms.

Renewable Energy Focus Interview

May 01, 2014

Renewable Energy Focus:

In this interview with Renewable Energy Focus, CALMAC's CEO talks about the driving concepts behind the California Lottery Building installation as well as emerging trends in the green building construction industry.

Large-Scale Energy Storage to Reduce Load in New York City

February 10, 2014

GreenTech Media:

With the looming closure of the 2-gigawatt Indian Point nuclear reactor, New York City utility Con Edison has submitted a proposal to furnish 100 megawatts of load reduction measures that include energy storage, demand response and energy efficiency.

Missed Opportunities with Chillers

February 9, 2014

Consulting Specifying Engineer:

The HVAC system is rarely thoroughly studied or analyzed until there is a problem.Replacing the chiller with a newer version (i.e. the ‘like-for-like’ method) is all too often the chosen solution, simply because it is the quickest option. However, this can represent a missed opportunity.

Going Green in 2014: A Conversation with Two Thought Leaders on Urban Green Design

January 8, 2014

Huffington Post:

At last years 11th annual Urban Green Gala awards dinner, Building a Greener New York, the Urban Green Council honored three innovators: Mark MacCracken, CEO of CALMAC Manufacturing Corp.; Rafael Pelli, partner, Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects; and Steven Winter, founder and president of Steven Winter Associates

Understanding Today's Energy Pricing

January 7, 2014

The Daily Energy Report:

You might have known that electricity is cheaper at night. But did you know it is almost half the price of daytime electricity?