Energy

LG Debuts New Steam Washer
February 6, 2013

LG Electronics this week announced the debut of a new top-load steam washer, the Model WT6001HVA, which is the first of its kind certified "asthma & allergy friendly" by the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA).

The Energy Star-certified, Smart Grid-ready WT6001HVA is part of LG's smart appliance line.

2013 CES: Audio
February 1, 2013

The diversity of audio solutions at CES shows that while manufacturers feverishly push wireless solutions and soundbars, there are still plenty who cater to dealers such as David Glassman, owner of IQ Home Entertainment, Fairfax, Va., who see great merit and strong margins in traditional audio.

CEA Launches Energy Calculator
November 27, 2012

The Consumer Electronics Association this week announced the launch of a new Consumer Electronics Energy Calculator tool, located on GreenerGadgets.org. The tool is meant to estimate the energy usage of a home's gadgets.

HTSA Fall Meeting Focuses on New Tech, Bright Future
November 1, 2012

“Focused Energy” was the slogan for the Fall 2012 meeting of the Home Technology Specialists of America, and it was not an empty promise. The meeting, held Oct. 8-10 in Chicago, was all about pumping up the trade group’s member dealers to focus their energies on upping sales in today’s challenging retail landscape.

Energy Unveils Subwoofers
July 11, 2012

Klipsch Group's Energy brand released a pair of new subwoofer products, the Energy Power 10 and 12. The subwoofers, which arrive this month, will retail for $199 and $299.

2012 Dealerscope Buying Group Profiles
April 19, 2012

Azione Unlimited 35 S. High St. West Chester, PA 19380 Phone: (610) 344-7477 Fax: (610) 344-7734 Website: www.azioneunlimited.com Richard Glikes, President & CCO Members: 150 expected by year-end Key Suppliers: Canton, Digital Projection, JBL Synthesis, Revel, Lexicon, Integra, Peerless AV, Monitor Audio, JL Audio, Perfect Path, Sonance, IC Realtime, Stewart Filmscreens, Salamander, Epson, Liberty Audio…

Focused Energy at HTSA's Spring Meeting
April 11, 2012

Opening to a packed house in San Diego, HTSA Managing Director Bob Hana told the more than assembled retailers, integrators and vendors about his vision for HTSA for the remainder of 2012 and into 2013.  

Nest Thermostat Users Can Now Track 10-Day Energy History
April 9, 2012

Nest owners who monitor their thermostat regularly will soon be able to track a 10-day history of how things have been working, and when your heat or AC has been coming on, so they can schedule their systems more efficiently. Better yet, the folks at Nest are taking advantage of the fact that the pipes in your air conditioner stay cool for several minutes after the compressor kicks off to blow more cool air at a big energy savings with the new AirWave feature.