SPECS Attendees Learn from Trane about Successful Energy Procurement and Management

SPECS Attendees Learn from Trane about Successful
Energy Procurement and Management

Trane booth features latest energy management solutions and service

Dallas, March 8, 2016 – Leaders from Trane, a leading global provider of indoor comfort solutions and services and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, will participate in a panel discussion about successful energy procurement and management at the Store Planning, Equipment, Construction Services (SPECS) conference held March 13-16 in Dallas.

Energy management and procurement panel discussion
Trane leaders Matt Gates, vice president of Energy Management Services and Solutions and Trevor Joelson, energy procurement specialist, Trane Building Advantage-Energy Supply Services, will join Mike Bowman, advanced technology leader for sustainable energy at GE Global Research in discussing the energy landscape, upcoming trends and latest innovations that will impact retailers across the country.

About the panel discussion:
Time: Monday, March 14, 2:10-3 p.m.
Title: Energy Evolution vs. Revolution: A Panel Discussion
Location: Room Cortez AB, Hilton Anatole Hotel, 2201 N. Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, Texas

Trane Booth Features Solutions and Services
Trane will also showcase its solutions and services including the Trane Building Advantage™ portfolio, Trane ® Tracer TM Concierge™ building automation system; and Trane ® eFlex™ variable-speed technology at booth #1001.

The Trane Building Advantage suite of energy services offerings assists retail facility managers with managing and operating efficient and sustainable buildings. The collection of offerings helps building managers recognize their buildings as assets by offering choices for delivering bottom-line financial results and furthering completion of regulatory requirements. Trane Building Advantage capabilities include:

Energy Management Systems and Services achieved through Trane Intelligent Services, a comprehensive portfolio of building energy management services that process information for review, facilitate analysis to show how much and when a building consumes energy, and help develop and implement strategies to control energy and operational costs.

Building Controls and Automation includes Trane® TracerTM building automation which provide the technology platform for the next generation of data-driven, technology-enabled services that are creating intelligent buildings. The Trane booth at SPECS will feature the Trane® Tracer ConciergeTM, an automation system that provides a simplified and affordable way for building owners to gain heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) and lighting control, resulting in improved comfort and performance, with reduced operating costs. Concierge goes beyond managing individual rooms by running HVAC and lighting systems simply and smartly, offering an easy-to-use interface and delivering high energy efficiency, lower maintenance and advanced capabilities to fit specific needs.

Renewable Energy and Power Solutions are clean energy alternatives such as wind, solar, co-generation and waste-to-power, which can help building owners and operators increase their energy autonomy and fulfill regulatory or other sustainability obligations. These socially responsible solutions can reduce costs while improving the reliability of the energy source.

Energy Contracting allows organizations to use future energy and operational savings to help finance infrastructure improvements up front. Energy contracting is a funding option that provides measurable business results to support strategic organizational objectives. Trane is accredited by the National Association of Energy Service Companies.

Energy Procurement and Management Services offer supply and service expertise to help building owners secure reliable, competitively sourced and priced electricity and natural gas along with a suite of reporting services for best-in-class building energy management.

Trane 360° is a free downloadable mobile app that provides up-to-date product information, product literature and the nearest parts locations and available inventory, making it a helpful resource for a wide range of users involved in the design and construction process. It’s a mobile app for today’s on-the-go business.

Trane eFlex™ variable-speed technologies provide the performance building occupants need, while also delivering the efficiency building owners want. By precisely matching output to the cooling demands of the space, Trane eFlex compressors and fans operate at their fastest levels when demand is high, and modulate to slower levels when demand is less.

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About Ingersoll Rand
Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR) advances the quality of life by creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments. Our people and our family of brands — including Club Car® , Ingersoll Rand® , Thermo King® and Trane® — work together to enhance the quality and comfort of air in homes and buildings; transport and protect food and perishables; and increase industrial productivity and efficiency. We are a $13 billion global business committed to a world of sustainable progress and enduring results. For more information, visit www.ingersollrand.com .