Energy Efficiency, Technology and User Behaviour »

Will the brain ever be as programmable as a thermostat? We are talking about hardware, software and wetware – the latter being the puzzling stuff between people's ears that make their behaviours so hard to manage. (Heard this word at an energy conference last year) Read More

A Review of REALCOMM 2011 »

Robert H. Lane reviews the 13th Annual REALCOMM show. Attended by some 400 delegates representing major Real Estate owners, property developers, major tenants and the Federal Government, this year's show was in Orlando, FLA. The theme of this Conference was ‘BEYOND ROI’ – Driving Business Value with Technology. Read More

Building Intelligence Planning Program SURVEY »

Building an Intelligent Building requires thought, experience and foresight. After managing several major projects, Robert H. Lane shares his high level view of what is required. Read More

Observations from AHR Expo (International Air-Conditioning.Heating.Refrigerating Exposition) »

Years of consulting to the AHR industry Robert H.Lane has a way of predicting the future based on the past, the leading technologies and the people in the industry... Read More