How IoT unleashes solutions for environmental good

Fast Company | Sep 13, 2019 at 11:21 AM
  • At the Blackwell Inn’s Bistro 2110, on the campus of The Ohio State University, visitors and students alike come for the new American cuisine and popular lunch buffet.
  • By using data to determine when and how much to water, Lowe’s saves $5 million annually in water bills and 650 million gallons in water (enough to fill almost 1,000 Olympic-size swimming pools).
  • Because treatment and pumping use so much energy, saving that much water also effectively reduces community greenhouse gas emissions by an amount equal to burning 84 thousand gallons of gasoline.