Banyan Water Expands IoT Footprint with GID Investment Advisers

August 22nd, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Banyan Water, the leading provider of data-driven water conservation for the built environment, announced today the expansion of its relationship with multifamily real estate investment firm GID Investment Advisers (GID). The announcement follows GID’s recent release of [...]

Blazing Trails: How the Cannabis Industry is Dampening America’s Water Problem

April 13th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

The legal cannabis movement is quickly sweeping across America. The market is poised for a pivotal 2018, with more than a dozen states considering legalization. Support for legalization is also higher than ever with more [...]

Banyan Water Celebrates World Water Day with 2.6 Billion Gallons of Water Savings

March 22nd, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Banyan Water, the leading provider of data-driven water conservation for the built environment, today announced it has saved more than 2.6 billion gallons of water for enterprises in the U.S.

Lincoln Centre

March 20th, 2018|Categories: Case Studies|Tags: , , |

Lincoln Centre owned by TIAA-CREF and managed by Cushman &Wakefield, is a premier commercial property located in Dallas, Texas. In 2016, Banyan Water reduced the Lincoln Centre’s outdoor water use by 9.6 million gallons, saving the property almost $40,000 in water bills.

LivCor Multi-Family Asset Management

March 20th, 2018|Categories: Case Studies|Tags: , , |

LivCor is a real estate asset management firm formed in 2013 as a portfolio company of Blackstone. As a hands-on asset manager of multifamily properties, LivCor looks to Banyan Water to deploy smart water management solutions that increase net operating income across its portfolio of properties while maintaining its beautiful landscapes.

Riata Resort Apartment Community

March 20th, 2018|Categories: Case Studies|

IMT Residential’s RIATA is the largest multifamily community in Central Texas. As one of Banyan Water’s oldest customers, it has experienced significant irrigation savings; in 2014 alone, Banyan’s smart irrigation solution saved IMT $124,000.

Out of the Deep End: What is water neutrality?

March 19th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Out of the Deep End: What is water neutrality? By Ian Coughlan Conservation professionals, sustainability technologists and more have been discussing carbon neutrality—balancing your carbon footprint—for a while. To achieve carbon neutrality, enterprises calculate the [...]

No water is wastewater: Exploring decentralized water reuse and recycling

February 15th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Microsoft and Salesforce, two of the world’s leading technology companies, announced they will be including onsite water treatment systems for decentralized water reuse and recycling in their newest campuses. Although the projects are different in [...]

What Amazon’s newest campus means for water

January 31st, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

Amazon will announce the location of its second headquarters (HQ2) later this year. The company recently shortlisted 20 cities for HQ2’s consideration, projecting an influx of 50,000 jobs to the selected city. The HQ2 decision [...]

Technology, Chemistry, Responsibility: Sustainable Water Conservation for Cooling Tower Systems

January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

Cooling towers account for a substantial amount of water used in commercial properties. In turn, business entities should strive to implement conservation technologies and innovative programs to reduce water consumption and increase cost savings. Despite [...]

Meet the Team – Ian

December 13th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Name: Ian Coughlan Title: Business Development Associate Role: Helping customers find opportunities for water savings! 1. How did your background lead you to Banyan Water? What drew you to the company? “Growing up, I spent [...]

Meet the Team – Kassandra

December 6th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Name: Kassandra Hendrix Title: Associate Role: Business Development 1. How did your background lead you to Banyan Water? What drew you to the company? “I spent a decade on Wall Street. Working with high-caliber service [...]

Why Minimizing Resource Demand is Simply Good Business Practice

November 27th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

For commercial real estate owners and operators, sustainability has never been more top-of- mind. From both investor and tenant perspectives, sustainability is shifting from a niche value-add to an essential requirement for any successful property. [...]

How cloud computing will change water management

November 10th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

What is the cloud? The cloud, or cloud computing, refers to the massive collection of computers, servers and similar equipment organized for universal accessibility. As Re/code describes, “The cloud refers to software and services that [...]

Wintertime watering: What you need to know

October 31st, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Winter is nigh upon us, and with it comes the inevitable failure of homeowners, landscapers and commercial property owners to remember to readjust their watering schedules for grass, plants, shrubs and other outdoor landscape pieces. [...]

What “Going Green” Really Means for Multifamily

October 24th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

The real estate community and corporate America view sustainability as an important social and economic objective with broad implications. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, 40 percent of U.S. energy consumption comes from buildings, [...]

Understanding new water enforcement policies could save you jail time

October 17th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) implemented a strong enforcement of water policies in early 2017. The long-time regulation states that any water coming from a designated irrigation meter or system cannot be used [...]

Why an increase in water rates isn’t the end of the world

September 28th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

In Banyan Water’s recent article from Environmental Leader, we explored the stress our country’s aging infrastructure is putting on homes, businesses and the future of water rates. According to the 2017 Infrastructure Report Card, the [...]

Complicated complexes: What it takes to manage large acreage

September 26th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Maintenance and management of large facilities and properties like universities, hospitals, or corporate business campuses can be accurately described by the term “systems management.“ There are many systems in a facility that operate aspects of the [...]

Threatening Earth’s Livelihood: Takeaways from Harvey’s Impact

September 14th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Hurricane Harvey unloaded an estimated 27 trillion gallons of rain over Texas and Louisiana, making it one of the most damaging and costly natural disasters in U.S. history. Comprehending this unprecedented amount of rainfall is [...]

How To Save Your School Thousands Through Conservation Technology

August 9th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Believe it or not, it’s back-to-school season again, also known as one of the most expensive times of year for families. Whether a family is gearing up to send their child to a primary school [...]

Diagnosing your dying plants: Symptoms you might be missing

July 28th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

People frequently see dying plants and look to solve the problem with more water. Unfortunately, that’s not always the right solution and sometimes can make the situation even worse. Here are four common underlying symptoms [...]

Questions to ask your landscaper

July 21st, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Six questions to ask your landscaper If you’re a commercial property owner or manager, there are plenty of factors to consider when maintaining your landscape. For many, a well-maintained lawn is the ultimate balancing act. [...]

Across the plains of Texas: Water rate analysis in the Lonestar State

July 14th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

To say Texas is large would be an understatement. It is, after all, nearly 800 miles wide and home to four USDA climate zones with vast differences in rainfall, temperature, humidity and elevation. The Gulf [...]

Getting your feet wet: What you need to know about yearly rainfall

July 7th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

What is the rainiest city in the United States? If you thought Seattle, guess again! Mobile, Alabama, surprisingly tops the list with 59 rainy days and a whopping 67 inches of average annual rainfall. In [...]

Cooling Tower Monitoring

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Be Prepared for Summer Irrigation

January 31st, 2017|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , |

Multifamily Housing

January 31st, 2017|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , |

Understanding LEED Points

January 31st, 2017|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , |

Water is a Finite Resource

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Lincoln Centre

March 20th, 2018|Categories: Case Studies|Tags: , , |

Lincoln Centre owned by TIAA-CREF and managed by Cushman &Wakefield, is a premier commercial property located in Dallas, Texas. In 2016, Banyan Water reduced the Lincoln Centre’s outdoor water use by 9.6 million gallons, saving the property almost $40,000 in water bills.

LivCor Multi-Family Asset Management

March 20th, 2018|Categories: Case Studies|Tags: , , |

LivCor is a real estate asset management firm formed in 2013 as a portfolio company of Blackstone. As a hands-on asset manager of multifamily properties, LivCor looks to Banyan Water to deploy smart water management solutions that increase net operating income across its portfolio of properties while maintaining its beautiful landscapes.

Riata Resort Apartment Community

March 20th, 2018|Categories: Case Studies|

IMT Residential’s RIATA is the largest multifamily community in Central Texas. As one of Banyan Water’s oldest customers, it has experienced significant irrigation savings; in 2014 alone, Banyan’s smart irrigation solution saved IMT $124,000.

Banyan Water Expands IoT Footprint with GID Investment Advisers

By | August 22nd, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Banyan Water, the leading provider of data-driven water conservation for the built environment, announced today the expansion of its relationship with multifamily real estate investment firm GID Investment Advisers (GID). The announcement follows GID’s recent release of [...]

Blazing Trails: How the Cannabis Industry is Dampening America’s Water Problem

By | April 13th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

The legal cannabis movement is quickly sweeping across America. The market is poised for a pivotal 2018, with more than a dozen states considering legalization. Support for legalization is also higher than ever with more [...]

Banyan Water Celebrates World Water Day with 2.6 Billion Gallons of Water Savings

By | March 22nd, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Banyan Water, the leading provider of data-driven water conservation for the built environment, today announced it has saved more than 2.6 billion gallons of water for enterprises in the U.S.

Out of the Deep End: What is water neutrality?

By | March 19th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Out of the Deep End: What is water neutrality? By Ian Coughlan Conservation professionals, sustainability technologists and more have been discussing carbon neutrality—balancing your carbon footprint—for a while. To achieve carbon neutrality, enterprises calculate the [...]

No water is wastewater: Exploring decentralized water reuse and recycling

By | February 15th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Microsoft and Salesforce, two of the world’s leading technology companies, announced they will be including onsite water treatment systems for decentralized water reuse and recycling in their newest campuses. Although the projects are different in [...]

What Amazon’s newest campus means for water

By | January 31st, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

Amazon will announce the location of its second headquarters (HQ2) later this year. The company recently shortlisted 20 cities for HQ2’s consideration, projecting an influx of 50,000 jobs to the selected city. The HQ2 decision [...]

Technology, Chemistry, Responsibility: Sustainable Water Conservation for Cooling Tower Systems

By | January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

Cooling towers account for a substantial amount of water used in commercial properties. In turn, business entities should strive to implement conservation technologies and innovative programs to reduce water consumption and increase cost savings. Despite [...]

Meet the Team – Ian

By | December 13th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Name: Ian Coughlan Title: Business Development Associate Role: Helping customers find opportunities for water savings! 1. How did your background lead you to Banyan Water? What drew you to the company? “Growing up, I spent [...]

Meet the Team – Kassandra

By | December 6th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Name: Kassandra Hendrix Title: Associate Role: Business Development 1. How did your background lead you to Banyan Water? What drew you to the company? “I spent a decade on Wall Street. Working with high-caliber service [...]

Why Minimizing Resource Demand is Simply Good Business Practice

By | November 27th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

For commercial real estate owners and operators, sustainability has never been more top-of- mind. From both investor and tenant perspectives, sustainability is shifting from a niche value-add to an essential requirement for any successful property. [...]

How cloud computing will change water management

By | November 10th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

What is the cloud? The cloud, or cloud computing, refers to the massive collection of computers, servers and similar equipment organized for universal accessibility. As Re/code describes, “The cloud refers to software and services that [...]

Wintertime watering: What you need to know

By | October 31st, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Winter is nigh upon us, and with it comes the inevitable failure of homeowners, landscapers and commercial property owners to remember to readjust their watering schedules for grass, plants, shrubs and other outdoor landscape pieces. [...]

What “Going Green” Really Means for Multifamily

By | October 24th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

The real estate community and corporate America view sustainability as an important social and economic objective with broad implications. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, 40 percent of U.S. energy consumption comes from buildings, [...]

Understanding new water enforcement policies could save you jail time

By | October 17th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) implemented a strong enforcement of water policies in early 2017. The long-time regulation states that any water coming from a designated irrigation meter or system cannot be used [...]

Why an increase in water rates isn’t the end of the world

By | September 28th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

In Banyan Water’s recent article from Environmental Leader, we explored the stress our country’s aging infrastructure is putting on homes, businesses and the future of water rates. According to the 2017 Infrastructure Report Card, the [...]

Complicated complexes: What it takes to manage large acreage

By | September 26th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Maintenance and management of large facilities and properties like universities, hospitals, or corporate business campuses can be accurately described by the term “systems management.“ There are many systems in a facility that operate aspects of the [...]

Threatening Earth’s Livelihood: Takeaways from Harvey’s Impact

By | September 14th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Hurricane Harvey unloaded an estimated 27 trillion gallons of rain over Texas and Louisiana, making it one of the most damaging and costly natural disasters in U.S. history. Comprehending this unprecedented amount of rainfall is [...]

How To Save Your School Thousands Through Conservation Technology

By | August 9th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Believe it or not, it’s back-to-school season again, also known as one of the most expensive times of year for families. Whether a family is gearing up to send their child to a primary school [...]

Diagnosing your dying plants: Symptoms you might be missing

By | July 28th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

People frequently see dying plants and look to solve the problem with more water. Unfortunately, that’s not always the right solution and sometimes can make the situation even worse. Here are four common underlying symptoms [...]

Questions to ask your landscaper

By | July 21st, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Six questions to ask your landscaper If you’re a commercial property owner or manager, there are plenty of factors to consider when maintaining your landscape. For many, a well-maintained lawn is the ultimate balancing act. [...]

Across the plains of Texas: Water rate analysis in the Lonestar State

By | July 14th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

To say Texas is large would be an understatement. It is, after all, nearly 800 miles wide and home to four USDA climate zones with vast differences in rainfall, temperature, humidity and elevation. The Gulf [...]

Getting your feet wet: What you need to know about yearly rainfall

By | July 7th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

What is the rainiest city in the United States? If you thought Seattle, guess again! Mobile, Alabama, surprisingly tops the list with 59 rainy days and a whopping 67 inches of average annual rainfall. In [...]

Growing pains: Why your mowing habits matter

By | June 23rd, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

As the weekend rolls around, the hum of lawn mowers will fill the neighborhood, and property owners across the country will be participating in one of the most common landscaping practices, cutting grass shorter and [...]

Banyan Water Central 3.0: Revolutionary Water-Saving Technology for Commercial Real Estate Leaders

By | April 18th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Today, the Banyan Water team is proud to announce the release of Banyan Water CentralTM 3.0. This release features a suite of data-driven tools and services that empower commercial users to conserve water, reduce costs [...]

Green for Green: Financing Sustainable Initiatives for Multifamily, Commercial, and University Properties

By | April 11th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Across the country, facility managers and investors are looking for ways to promote sustainable business models. Some groups focus on environmental projects because they are striving to be good stewards of the environment, and others [...]