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

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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
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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

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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


Martha Pulido
Formula PR
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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 or

Keywords: Department of Energy | Gary Michel | Ingersoll Rand | Lennar | Mobile Apps | Orange County Great Park | Paul Camuti | Solar Decathlon | energy efficiency | nexia

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