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June 09, 2015 08:00 ET

Global Industry Leader Emerson Climate Technologies Joins the EnOcean Alliance

Emerson Climate Technologies Retail Solutions Integrates Control Systems Based on the EnOcean Energy Harvesting Wireless Standard Into Its Range of Engineering and Project Management Services

SAN RAMON, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 9, 2015) - Emerson Climate Technologies Inc., the world's leading provider of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration solutions for residential, industrial, and commercial applications, has become a member of the EnOcean Alliance. By joining the open organization for sustainable wireless building automation, the business segment of Emerson integrates the EnOcean energy harvesting wireless standard in its refrigeration offering for industrial and commercial applications. The approach of energy harvesting controls aligns well with Emerson's commitment to reliable, energy-efficient systems that improve human comfort, safeguard food, and protect the environment.

Emerson's mission is to combine best-in-class technology with proven engineering, innovative design, educational and monitoring services to provide customized, integrated climate-control solutions and energy management. In the first instance, the company implements the EnOcean energy harvesting wireless technology in sensors for its comprehensive food quality monitoring system for retailers.

"At Emerson, we continuously improve our services and applied solutions to maximize our customers' satisfaction. As part of our integrated approach, we always evaluate implementing new technologies to achieve higher efficiency rates and meet individual needs. The EnOcean standard combines field-proven wireless technology with the sustainable principle of energy harvesting. These characteristics perfectly add to our portfolio. As part of the innovative EnOcean ecosystem, we now can offer our customers these industry-leading solutions for a sophisticated energy management and monitoring system," says Steve Hokky, VP/GM, Emerson Climate Technologies Retail Solutions. 

"We are excited that Emerson Climate Technologies has now become a member of the EnOcean Alliance. The industry leader enriches the EnOcean ecosystem with its deep knowledge and long-standing experience in highly efficient and reliable building services designs," says Graham Martin, Chairman of the EnOcean Alliance.

Nearly 400 companies worldwide are members of the EnOcean Alliance. They offer over 1,500 interoperable products based on the EnOcean batteryless wireless standard for energy-efficient, resource-saving buildings. They all develop and market quality-based automation and control systems integrating the EnOcean energy harvesting wireless standard. The technology enables control products with the highest flexibility, reliable performance and the unique advantage of a green technology that avoids hazardous battery waste.

About Emerson
Emerson (EMR), based in St. Louis, Missouri (USA), is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and consumer markets around the world. The company is comprised of five business segments: Process Management, Industrial Automation, Network Power, Climate Technologies, and Commercial & Residential Solutions. Sales in fiscal 2014 were $24.5 billion. For more information, visit www.Emerson.com or www.EmersonClimate.com.

About Emerson Climate Technologies
Emerson Climate Technologies, a business segment of Emerson, is the world's leading provider of heating, air conditioning and refrigeration solutions for residential, industrial and commercial applications. The group combines best-in-class technology with proven engineering, design, distribution, educational and monitoring services to provide customized, integrated climate-control solutions for customers worldwide. The innovative solutions of Emerson Climate Technologies, which include industry-leading brands such as Copeland Scroll™ and White-Rodgers™, improve human comfort, safeguard food and protect the environment. For more information, visit www.EmersonClimate.com.

About EnOcean Alliance
Leading companies worldwide from the building sector collected to form the EnOcean Alliance and establish innovative automation solutions for sustainable building projects -- and so to make buildings more energy-efficient, more flexible and lower in cost. The core technology of the Alliance is energy harvesting wireless technology for flexibly positioned and service-free sensor solutions. The EnOcean Alliance aims to internationalize the energy harvesting wireless technology, and is dedicated to creating interoperability between the products of OEM partners. Basis for this is the international standard ISO/IEC 14543-3-10, which is optimized for wireless solutions with ultra-low power consumption and energy harvesting. Nearly 400 companies currently belong to the EnOcean Alliance. The headquarters of the non-profit organization is located in San Ramon, California. www.enocean-alliance.org 

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