Media Alert: Ingersoll Rand Executives Available to Discuss the Future of Residential Sustainability

Media Alert: Ingersoll Rand Executives Available to Discuss the Future of Residential Sustainability

Global Leader in Creating and Sustaining Safe, Comfortable & Efficient Environments Proudly Supports the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon

Summary

Ingersoll Rand’s Paul Camuti, senior vice president, Innovation and Chief Technology Officer, and Gary Michel, vice president, Ingersoll Rand Residential Solutions, are at the helm of the $14 billion global business committed to a world of sustainable progress. They are speaking at a symposium and are available for interviews this week at the Solar Decathlon. Details below.

Monday, September 30, 2013 - 3:35pm

CONTENT: Press Release

September 30, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Held biennially, the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that blend affordability, consumer appeal and design excellence with optimal energy production and maximum efficiency. Ingersoll Rand is a proud Supporting Sponsor of the Solar Decathlon, providing student teams with complete Nexia Home Intelligence systems and components to build affordable, transitional and energy efficient housing.

WHEN:  The Solar Decathlon will be taking place and open to the public from Thursday, Oct. 3 through Sunday, Oct. 13.  During the Solar Decathlon, Ingersoll Rand invites media to participate in the following:

  • Interviews (Thursday, Oct. 3 & Friday, Oct. 4 / throughout the Solar Decathlon): Ingersoll Rand executives Paul Camuti and Gary Michael will be on-site and available for interviews on Thursday, Oct. 3 and Friday, Oct. 4. In addition, in-person and off-site interviews can also be arranged throughout the duration of the event.
  • Connected Technology and Energy Efficiency Powerful Ideas Symposium (Thursday, Oct. 3): Paul Camuti and Gary Michael will be discussing how cloud based technology is providing real time energy consumption and production data, accessible in a consumer friendly manner via mobile apps, tablet apps and PR interfaces.                   

DISCUSSION POINTS:  Paul Camuti and Gary Michael will be available to discuss the following:

  • How greater energy efficiency and productivity can be achieved by global communities in an age of increasing urbanization
  • Misconceptions that only new innovations can help increase sustainability and how they can be dispelled; how today’s solutions and current smart technology can significantly impact energy efficiency
  • Increasing collaboration and partnership among like-minded organizations to advance energy efficiency; how academia , government and the private sector are working together to impact the future of energy production 

VISUALS:   Film crews and photographers can capture visuals of the Solar Decathlon houses, featuring a variety of Ingersoll Rand products. In addition, access to Lennar model homes, outfitted with the latest in sustainable technology products, will be provided by request.     

WHERE:   Orange County Great Park in Irvine, California

CONTACT DURING EVENT:    

Martha Pulido
Formula PR
Pulido@formulapr.com
Office: 212.219.0321
Cell: 646.441.1468

About Ingersoll Rand

Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR) advances the quality of life by creating and sustaining safe, comfortable and efficient environments. Our people and our family of brands—including Club Car®, Ingersoll Rand®, Schlage®, Thermo King® and Trane® —work together to enhance the quality and comfort of air in homes and buildings; transport and protect food and perishables; secure homes and commercial properties; and increase industrial productivity and efficiency. We are a $14 billion global business committed to a world of sustainable progress and enduring results. For more information, visit www.ingersollrand.com or 3blmedia.com/Profiles/Ingersoll-Rand.