Smart circulators propel radiant systems into the future
The most efficient circulators on the market feature electrically commutated motors (ECM), but if regulations under consideration by the Department of Energy become law as expected by the end of 2017. All circulators in commerce in 2022 will be required to include this technology. Smart technology and greater connectivity through IoT is dramatically rising around the globe. According to information technology research company Gartner Inc., by 2018 the use of connected things in commercial and residential buildings will top 2 billion, compared to 5.5 million in 2015.