TORONTO, July 3, 2012 /CNW/ - ecobee Inc., makers of the award-winning
Smart and Smart Si thermostats and the EMS (Energy Management System)
launched their latest commercial product today, the new EMS Si
The ecobee EMS Si thermostat delivers a breadth of great features and
ecobee's industry leading energy efficient technology saving commercial
customers time, money and energy. "The ecobee EMS Si is the most
cost-effective centralized solution to monitor and control your
building's heating and cooling system—all at a fraction of the price of
a traditional Building Automation System," said Stuart Lombard,
ecobee's President and CEO. He continued, "Our existing EMS customers
are seeing an ROI within weeks or months of installation in addition to
significant ongoing energy savings—and we expect nothing less with the
The ecobee EMS Si is Wi-Fi enabled, so it provides facilities personnel
and HVAC Service Contractors the ability to control an unlimited number
of thermostats across diverse geographies right from their easy-to-use
(and secure) ecobee Web Portal. Multiple unique occupancy schedules can
be created, and scheduled events can be generated within seconds from
anywhere ensuring you are always running the right program, at the
right time at the right location. Automatic Alerts and Reminders can be
programmed to send instantaneous alerts via email if there is an issue
with the HVAC equipment, or when it's time to perform annual
maintenance—providing added peace of mind. In addition, administrators
have the ability to conduct remote diagnostics by viewing HVAC Reports
through their ecobee Web Portal.
"Many schools, worship facilities, municipal buildings, retail centers,
and restaurants across North America are already taking advantage of
significant cost and energy savings with ecobee," said Lombard. Mike
Strope, Facilities Staff, at the First Assembly of God Church recently
told ecobee "14 ecobee EMS thermostats were installed in our 80,000
sq/ft church in June 2011, and we saw a reduction of nearly 50% in our
energy costs within the first two months."
ecobee delivers intelligent energy management solutions. Installed in
homes and businesses across North America, the ecobee Open Energy
Management Platform is the easiest way for residential and commercial
customers to understand, manage and reduce their energy consumption.
Servicing both the Utility and HVAC markets, ecobee's line of WiFi
enabled thermostats, online web portals and smart phone apps are the
products of choice for ease of use, energy efficiency and demand
response programs. ecobee has also won significant industry awards
which include the ASHRAE/AHR Innovation Award for Building Automation,
the Dealer Design Gold and Silver Awards and the Deloitte Green 15,
among others. ecobee is supported by a network of over 2,000 quality
HVAC contractors and distributors across North America.
For more information please visit www.ecobee.com.
SOURCE ecobee Inc.
For further information:
Steph Clarke, Manager, Marketing & Communications, ecobee Inc., +1-647-209-5818, firstname.lastname@example.org