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Richard Reece, Executive Vice President and Vice Chairman of Acuity Brands Lighting and Lighting Controls Business to Retire
Today, Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) (“Acuity”) announced the upcoming retirement of Richard (Ricky) K. Reece, Executive Vice President of Acuity Brands and Vice Chairman, Acuity Brands Lighting. Reece will continue in his role until November 30, 2021. “On behalf of the Board of Directors, the leadership team, and our associates, we thank Ricky for his dedication and many contributions to Acuity,” said Neil Ashe,... Read more
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Johnson Controls Issues First $500 Million Sustainability-Linked Bond
 Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI), the global leader for smart, healthy and sustainable buildings has furthered its leadership in sustainable finance following the completion of its first Sustainability-Linked Bond offering of $500 million in ten-year senior notes. The offering of the Sustainability-Linked Bond is in conformity with the company's recently published integrated green, social and... Read more
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Kontrol Technologies to Participate in Virtual Energy Conference on September 21st, 2021
Kontrol Technologies Corp. (NEO: KNR) (OTCQB: KNRLF) (FSE: 1K8) ("Kontrol" or the "Company"), a leader in smart buildings and cities through IoT, Cloud and SaaS technology, today announced that management will participate in the Alliance Global Partners ("A.G.P.") Virtual Energy Conference taking place on Tuesday, September 21st, 2021. Paul Ghezzi, Chief Executive Officer of Kontrol Technologies, will... Read more
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Johnson Controls Announces Quarterly Dividend
 The board of directors of Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE: JCI) approved a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.27 per common share payable on October 15, 2021 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 27, 2021. Johnson Controls has paid a consecutive dividend since 1887. About Johnson Controls At Johnson Controls (NYSE:JCI), we transform the environments where people live,... Read more
Kontrol Technologies Increases Revenue Order Book to $160 Million
Exclusive Partnership with Steelcase to Provide Air Quality Monitoring and Safe Space Technology Remains on Track for September 2021 Launch Kontrol Technologies Corp. (NEO: KNR) (OTCQB: KNRLF) (FSE: 1K8) ("Kontrol" or the "Company"), a leader in smart building technologies, has increased its consolidated revenue order book to $160 Million.    In addition to the consolidated revenue order book... Read more
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Johnson Controls Selects Tempered Networks To Provide Zero Trust Secure Communications, Further Advancing Cybersecurity Leadership For OpenBlue Services
Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI), the global leader for smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, selected Tempered Networks to provide best-in-class secure communications and network management for its OpenBlue services, further advancing cybersecurity leadership for the company's smart buildings technology ecosystem. The agreement allows Johnson Controls to deploy Tempered Airwall as a core component of OpenBlue service... Read more
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Velodyne Lidar Calls for Action to Improve Pedestrian Safety
Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR, VLDRW) today announced a white paper, written by Velodyne experts and published by SAE International, that calls for independent performance testing of driver assistance systems to be expanded to include dark, nighttime scenarios, as more than 75 percent of pedestrian fatalities occur in low-to-no light conditions. The change would address a gap in current testing protocols that primarily... Read more
Acuity Brands To Announce Fiscal 2021 Fourth Quarter Results on October 6, 2021
Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) (“Company”)  today announced that the Company is planning to release its fiscal 2021 fourth-quarter earnings results on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at 6:00 a.m. (EDT) to be followed by a conference call at 8:00 a.m. (EDT).  Neil M. Ashe, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Acuity Brands, will lead the call.   The conference call and... Read more
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Backcast Partners provides senior secured debt and preferred equity to finance a new platform for Turnspire Capital Partners
Backcast Partners Management, LLC ("Backcast"), a provider of capital for both middle market private equity and non-private equity owned companies, is pleased to announce its most recent investment supporting the acquisition by Turnspire Capital Partners ("Turnspire") of the Daniel Measurement and Control business ("Daniel" or the "Company") from Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE: EMR). Headquartered in Houston... Read more
Kontrol Technologies Announces Record Revenues of $6.5 Million for month of August 2021
Innovation, Organic growth, and Acquisition driving substantial top-line growth Kontrol Technologies Corp. (NEO: KNR) (OTCQB: KNRLF) (FSE: 1K8) ("Kontrol" or the "Company"), a leader in smart building technology, today announced a record $6.5 million in revenue (unaudited) for the one month of August 2021. "We delivered our highest revenue month in Kontrol's operating history based on strong organic growth and... Read more
Cisco commits to net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2040
News Summary:   Cisco commits to reaching net zero across all scopes of emissions by 2040, which includes our product use, operations, and supply chain Company also commits to reaching net zero for all global Scope 1 and Scope 2 emissions by 2025 Cisco will establish other near-term emissions-reduction targets for its key emissions sources in support of our 2040 net zero goal Today Cisco announced that it... Read more
Lightning eMotors Partners with ABB to Provide DC Fast Chargers
ABB’s high-output 20 kW to 350 kW DC fast chargers will be available via Lightning Energy, a division of Colorado’s Lightning eMotors The fully interoperable line of DC fast chargers is available for order immediately for commercial electric fleet vehicles The partnership further demonstrates the companies’ mission to power e-mobility and help significantly lower global CO2 emissions Lightning eMotors (NYSE:... Read more
Alset EHome International Inc.’s American Pacific Bancorp Subsidiary Receives USD $40 Million Investment from Document Security Systems, Inc.
Alset EHome International Inc. (NASDAQ:AEI) ("AEI" the "Group" or "Company"), a diversified holding company principally engaged through its subsidiaries in the development of EHome communities and other property development, financial services, digital transformation technologies, biohealth activities and consumer products, is pleased to announce that its subsidiary American Pacific Bancorp, Inc. ("APB") has completed a... Read more
Advanced Energy Names Eduardo Bernal as Chief Operations Officer
Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: AEIS), a global leader in highly engineered, precision power conversion, measurement and control solutions, announced today that Eduardo Bernal has joined the company as executive vice president and chief operations officer, reporting to Steve Kelley, president and chief executive officer. “I am pleased to welcome Eduardo to our executive management team,” said Steve Kelley.... Read more
Alset EHome International Inc. Increases Position in Document Security Systems Inc. Through a USD $15 Million Subscription Agreement
Alset EHome International Inc. (NASDAQ:AEI) ("AEI" the "Group" or "Company"), a diversified holding company principally engaged through its subsidiaries in the development of EHome communities and other property development, financial services, digital transformation technologies, biohealth activities and consumer products, is pleased to announce the completion of a subscription agreement with Document Security Systems, Inc.... Read more
DSS Receives $15 Million Investment from Alset EHome International
Document Security Systems, Inc. (“DSS” or the “Company”) (NYSE American: DSS), a multinational company operating business segments in blockchain security, direct marketing, healthcare, consumer packaging, real estate, renewable energy, and securitized digital assets, today announced a $15 million investment in the Company by Alset EHome International, Inc. (“Alset EHome”) (Nasdaq: AEI) DSS will issue 12,155,591... Read more
Johnson Controls hosts virtual Investor Day; reaffirms 2021 guidance and announces three-year financial targets
 Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI), the global leader for smart, healthy, and sustainable buildings, will host its virtual investor meeting today, beginning at 8:00am (EDT). The executive leadership team will share its long-term strategic growth priorities, which are firmly aligned with attractive secular trends impacting buildings over the next decade, including decarbonization, healthy buildings & indoor... Read more
Fuel Tech to Present at H.C. Wainwright 23rd Annual Global Investment Conference
Fuel Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ: FTEK), a technology company providing advanced engineering solutions for the optimization of combustion systems, emissions control and water treatment in utility and industrial applications, today announced that President & CEO Vince Arnone is scheduled to present at the 23rd Annual H.C. Wainwright Global Investment Conference, taking place virtually September 13-15, 2021. Management will also host... Read more
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Kontrol Technologies Expands BioCloud Global Footprint
Adds customers in Australia, France, Belgium, Turkey, and Germany. Releases Software Update. Kontrol Technologies Corp. (NEO: KNR) (OTCQB: KNRLF) (FSE: 1K8) ("Kontrol" or the "Company"), a leader in smart building technology, is expanding its BioCloud technology to new customers in Australia, France, Belgium, Turkey and Germany. "Real-time air quality monitoring and the need to create safer spaces has never... Read more
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Webex by Cisco Hits Record 8 Billion Monthly Calls Milestone
News Summary: Webex by Cisco hosts record 8 billion calls monthly and supports more than 39 million cloud calling users worldwide - the most of any cloud calling provider New capabilities and partnerships for Webex Calling power enterprises' move to the cloud Cisco adds the UK to its Calling Plans, expanding coverage to more than 65 countries – the most in the industry Today, Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) announced it is... Read more
Energy Focus to Participate at the H.C. Wainwright 23rd Annual Global Investment Conference September 13-15, 2021
Energy Focus, Inc. (NASDAQ:EFOI), a leader in sustainable and human-centric lighting (“HCL”) technologies, including its UV™ by Energy Focus portfolio of virus-targeted UVC disinfection products, announces it will present at the H.C. Wainwright 23rd Annual Global Investment Conference. The conference is being held virtually on September 13-15, 2021. Mr. James Tu, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Energy Focus,... Read more
LED Lighting and Controls Provider Orion to Webcast H.C. Wainwright Investment Conference Presentation Monday, September 13th
Orion Energy Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: OESX) (Orion Lighting), a provider of energy-efficient LED lighting, controls and IoT systems, including turnkey project implementation, program management and system maintenance, will participate at H.C. Wainwright’s 23nd Annual Global Investment Virtual Conference on Monday and Tuesday, September 13th and 14th. Orion’s CEO Mike Altschaefl will host a webcast presentation available... Read more
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Velodyne Showcases Advanced Lidar and Software Solutions for Intelligent Transportation Systems and Mobile Applications at IAA Mobility
Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR, VLDRW) will demonstrate its innovative lidar technologies at IAA Mobility (Hall B3, Booth A75) from Sept. 7 to 12 in Munich. Velodyne will display its technology leadership and product breadth in lidar sensors and software. Velodyne’s solutions power autonomous applications that advance safe, sustainable and accessible mobility, infrastructure and security. Velodyne is hosting a press... Read more
Autoscope Technologies Corporation Names Ezekiel J. Kruglick as a Director and Enters into a Real Property Purchase Agreement
Autoscope Technologies Corporation (“Autoscope”) (Nasdaq: AATC) today announced that Ezekiel (“Zeke”) J. Kruglick has been appointed to its Board of Directors, effective September 1, 2021, and that Image Sensing Systems, Inc. ("ISNS"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Autoscope, entered into a real property purchase agreement. Dr. Kruglick has served on the Board of Directors of Cognitive Battery Systems since... Read more
Healthy air, healthy schools: Johnson Controls, UL and SafeTraces partner to help K-12 schools assess indoor air quality with leading science and technology
Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI), the global leader for smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, announced it will pair its industry-leading OpenBlue Healthy Buildings portfolio with the new collaboration between UL and SafeTraces. In March 2021, UL, the global safety science leader, and SafeTraces, a market leader in DNA-based safety technology, announced a new program to evaluate the effectiveness of their... Read more
Velodyne Lidar to Participate in Upcoming September Conferences
Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (NASDAQ: VLDR, VLDRW), the leading lidar company, known worldwide for its broad portfolio of breakthrough lidar technologies, announces participation in the upcoming September conferences. Citi's 2021 Global Technology Virtual Conference Wednesday, September 15, 2021 Presentation Time: 10:30am ET Evercore ISI AUTOTECH & AI FORUM Wednesday, September 22, 2021 Presentation Time: 2:00pm ET Management... Read more
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Inseego Launches MiFi® M2000 Mobile Hotspot for Optus Enterprise Customers in Australia
Inseego Corp. (Nasdaq: INSG), a leader in 5G and IoT device-to-cloud solutions, today announced that Optus Enterprise, a wholly owned subsidiary of Singtel and one of Australia’s largest telecommunications providers, has made the Inseego MiFi M2000 5G mobile hotspots available to customers. “We’re proud to provide the first 5G mobile hotspot for Optus Enterprise, which is also Inseego’s first 5G commercial launch... Read more
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Cisco to Host Virtual Investor Day 2021
Cisco will host its Investor Day 2021 on Wednesday, September 15, 2021.  Interested parties can register for the virtual event and obtain additional information on Cisco's Investor Relations website at https://investor.cisco.com. Cisco Investor Day 2021 begins at 8:00 a.m. (PT) and will include presentations from Cisco's executive leadership team on Cisco's strategy, business transformation, and broader market... Read more
Turnspire Capital Partners Completes Acquisition of the Daniel Measurement and Control Business of Emerson Electric
Turnspire Capital Partners LLC ("Turnspire") announced today that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of the Daniel Measurement and Control business ("Daniel" or the "Company") from Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE: EMR). Turnspire is also pleased to announce the appointment of Keith Barnard as CEO of Daniel, effective immediately. Headquartered in Houston with a state-of-the-art, strategically located... Read more
Sensormatic Solutions by Johnson Controls Announces New Shrink Visibility Offering to Combat an Increase in Theft Across Retail Enterprises
Johnson Controls, the global leader for smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, today announced that Sensormatic Solutions, its leading global retail solutions portfolio, is streamlining its store shrink visibility offering globally to combat recent increases in shoplifting, internal theft and organized crime across retail enterprises. This new offering combines RFID-enabled detection systems and Electronic Product Code... Read more
ComEd and AMSC Announce Successful Integration of Resilient Electric Grid System in Chicago
ComEd, one of the nation’s largest electric utilities serving more than 4 million families and businesses in northern Illinois, and AMSC (NASDAQ: AMSC), a leading system provider of megawatt-scale power resiliency solutions that orchestrate the rhythm and harmony of power on the grid™, today announced the successful integration of AMSC’s REG system, which utilizes high-temperature superconductor wire to... Read more
Kontrol Technologies Selected by German Professional Soccer Team VfL Wolfsburg to Provide Real-Time Air Quality and Viral Monitoring
BioCloud Technology to be Implemented in Club Facilities; Partnership to include Joint Marketing Campaign with BioCloud and VfL Wolfsburg Kontrol Technologies Corp. (NEO: KNR) (OTCQB: KNRLF) (FSE: 1K8) ("Kontrol" or the "Company"), a leader in smart building technology has been selected by German professional soccer team VfL Wolfsburg for the deployment of BioCloud in the training and club facilities to support the... Read more
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Johnson Controls CFO Leonetti to present at the 2021 RBC Capital Markets Global Industrials Virtual Conference
Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE: JCI) Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Olivier Leonetti, will speak at the 2021 RBC Capital Markets Global Industrials Virtual Conference held on Friday, September 10, 2021 at 11:20 a.m. EDT.  A live webcast of the presentation will be available on the company's website at: http://investors.johnsoncontrols.com/news-and-events/events-and-presentations . About... Read more
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Velodyne Lidar and MOV.AI Partner to Provide Autonomous Solutions for Industrial and E-Commerce Robotics
Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR, VLDRW) and MOV.AI today announced the companies are collaborating to provide robot manufacturers with enterprise-grade automation solutions, including mapping, navigation, obstacle avoidance and risk avoidance. The MOV.AI Robotics Engine PlatformTM, combined with Velodyne’s lidar sensors, addresses the growing demand for automation in dynamic collaborative environments such as e-commerce,... Read more
Zinc8 Energy Solutions Announces Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results and Strategic Additions to Management
Zinc8 Energy Solutions Inc. ("Zinc8" or the "Company") (CNSX:ZAIR) (OTC PINK:ZAIRF) (FSE:0E9) today announced its financial results for the second quarter ending June 30, 2021. For further information on these results, please see Zinc8 Energy Solutions Inc. Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements and Management Discussion and Analysis as filed on SEDAR. Second Quarter Highlights Include: Ended the second quarter of... Read more
Kontrol Responds to US Government Agency Request and Wins New Recurring Revenue Customer
Kontrol Technologies Corp. (NEO: KNR) (OTCQB: KNRLF) (FSE: 1K8)  ("Kontrol" or the "Company") a leader in smart buildings and cities through IoT, Cloud and SaaS technologies, established its first recurring revenues from its recent acquisition, Global HVAC and Automation ("Global") and continued market expansion of its BioCloud technology. "Global has folded seamlessly into the Kontrol platform, having already... Read more
Advanced Energy to Participate at Upcoming Investor Conferences
Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: AEIS), a global leader in highly engineered, precision power conversion, measurement and control solutions, announced today that Steve Kelley, president and chief executive officer, and Paul Oldham, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will participate in several upcoming virtual investor conferences during the month of September. Jefferies Virtual Semiconductor, IT... Read more
Itron to Host Virtual Investor Day 2021
Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI), which is innovating the way utilities and cities manage energy and water, announced today that Itron’s Investor Day 2021 will be held virtually only, Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2021 at 9:30 a.m. EDT during its premier customer-focused event, Itron Inspire 2021. Tom Deitrich, Itron’s president and chief executive officer, and Joan Hooper, Itron’s senior vice president and chief financial officer, as well... Read more
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Velodyne Lidar Announces Multi-Year Sales Agreement with Renu Robotics
Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR, VLDRW) today announced a multi-year agreement to provide its Puck™ lidar sensors to Renu Robotics, an industry leader in autonomous vegetation management systems. Renu Robotics’ Renubot, a fully autonomous, all-electric mower, helps solar and energy facilities cut costs, time and carbon emissions, while maintaining the grounds for maximum performance of the facility. Renu Robotics... Read more
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Inseego Launches MiFi M2000 on Sunrise UPC Switzerland’s Nationwide 5G Network
Inseego Corp. (Nasdaq: INSG), a leader in 5G and IoT device-to-cloud solutions, today announced its global customer base is growing with the launch of its 5G MiFi® M2000 mobile hotspot for Sunrise UPC Switzerland, now part of Liberty Global (Nasdaq: LBTYA). The companies have come together to bring the award-winning MiFi M2000 to customers on the Sunrise UPC 5G network, providing unparalleled access to connectivity on the go,... Read more
Velodyne Lidar Responds to David Hall’s Latest False Statements
Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (NASDAQ: VLDR, VLDRW) today responded to the latest false statements contained in David Hall’s August 23, 2021 open letter to the Company’s Board of Directors (the “Board”). The Company believes that this latest missive from David Hall is part of an ongoing, self-serving and deceptive campaign in which he has used false statements to disparage the Company's Board and distract attention from his own... Read more
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Energy Focus Wins FacilitiesNet.com “2021 Vision Award” for its mUVe™ Autonomous UVC Surface Disinfection Robot
Energy Focus, Inc. (NASDAQ:EFOI), a leader in sustainable and human-centric lighting (“HCL”) technologies including its UV™ by Energy Focus series of UVC disinfection products, has been honored with a FacilitiesNet.com “2021 Vision Award” for the Company’s mUVe™ autonomous surface disinfection robot. The mUVe™ robot delivers chemical-free and rapid surface disinfection, destroying molds, bacteria, viruses and... Read more
David Hall, Founder of Velodyne Lidar, Calls for Chairman Michael Dee and Director Hamid Zarringhalam to Resign from the Board
David Hall, the largest holder of outstanding common stock of Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (NASDAQ:VLDR) (“Velodyne Lidar” or the “Company"), today issued the below open letter to the Company’s Board of Directors (the “Board”): Members of the Board, I am pleased that following my calls for meaningful leadership changes at Velodyne Lidar, Dr. Anand Gopalan decided to resign as Chief Executive Officer and a director.... Read more
Itron Inspire 2021 Now Virtual Only, Conference Schedule Available
Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI), which is innovating the way utilities and cities manage energy and water, announced that Itron Inspire 2021, its premier customer-focused event, will be held virtually only, Oct. 4-8, 2021. The customer-focused event will bring together leaders from across energy, water, industrial IoT (IIoT) and smart communities to share perspectives and best practices to drive the industry forward. Originally,... Read more
Alset EHome International Inc. Reports Revenue Up 142% to $12.2M for the Six Months Ended June 30, 2021
Alset EHome International Inc. (NASDAQ:AEI) ("AEI" the "Group" or "Company"), a diversified holding company principally engaged through its subsidiaries in the development of EHome communities and other property development, financial services, digital transformation technologies, biohealth activities and consumer products, is pleased to report its financial results for the six months ended June 30, 2021. "Our real estate... Read more