Articles by Paul Ehrlich, P.E.

Building Automation: Controlling Demand Response

Before you commit, contemplate the full effects of your response.
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Building Automation: Big System On Campus

Here, building automation design and construction is hardly academic.

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Building Automation: The Challenge of Controls Specs, Part 2

This month’s tip: Get prescriptive.

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Building Automation: Writing Control Specs - One Of Life's Great Challenges

And even then, there are more critical elements of a good design.
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Building Automation: Green Intelligent Buildings - A Brief History

Before blending tomorrow’s vision with today’s tasks in Baltimore, let’s review how we got here.

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Building Automation: How Automated Are Our Green Buildings?

We should lead LEED®’s rating system toward a few adjustments to recognize today’s capabilities.

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Building Automation: New Year, New Beginnings

How’s that facility master plan going? What do you mean, “What master plan?”

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Intelligent Buildings Roadmap Completed

The industry needs to get together to integrate or at least educate all of the people that are involved.

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Intelligent Buildings Today

The concept of an intelligent, smart, or “next generation” buildings was first proposed back in the 1980s, and discussions and promotion have continued ever since.

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Help Wanted: Building Systems Architect

Job Posting: Building Systems Architect

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