Thermostats control HVAC operations to ensure occupant comfort, and they can cut energy costs when used correctly. In recent years a new type of thermostat we call “cloud” (also known as “smart” or “Internet-connected”) entered the market. We expect that cloud thermostats will become the new standard in HVAC controls for commercial buildings due to a combination of convenience and learning features, which make them an appealing replacement for nearly all existing thermostats.

What are the options?
How to make the best choice
What’s on the horizon?
Who are the manufacturers?
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