Electrical Submetering Laws for Commercial Properties in the U.S.A.
There is a growing wave of regulation throughout the U.S. focused on the metering of electrical consumption. One after another, cities and states are establishing directives to reduce energy use and have tenants pay for the electricity they use.
GATEWAY’s Two-Stage Installation Process Saves Time and Money
Triacta GATEWAY's unique submeter design means economical installation and deployment, plus safe, efficient engage/disengage capabilities for re-verification and resealing.
Electrical Submeters and Security of Your Building's Utility Data
In this age of data security, utility submeters need to be good network "citizens" — collecting, storing, and moving data across multiple networks and into platforms for use by its intended users or building systems.
NY Green Bank Announces Energy Efficiency Funds Available
Financing offers include energy efficiency improvement loans, development loans, construction loans, and permanent loans.
Successful Energy Management Through Submetering, Part 2
Proper planning and design can mean the difference between a successful project that produces actionable data versus a poorly run project with cost overruns and quickly discarded information.
Successful Energy Management Through Submetering, Part 1
Mr. Harrington had it right; measurement is the key to improvement — and nowhere does that ring truer than managing a building's energy. But in the energy management arena, it's not just what you measure that is important.
Are You Ready for New York City’s Innovational LL97 Emissions Law ?
New York City's building emission laws are among the most ambitious in the world. Understanding them and how they impact your building is crucial for maintaining property value and avoiding costly non-compliance fines.
How to Choose the Right Electrical Submeter
It's well established that the best way to reduce energy consumption and save on building operating expenses is to give tenants full visibility of their electricity use.
Turn Retrofit Opportunities into Tenant Attractive Smart Buildings
The global smart building market continues its steady, unrelenting growth — and for good reason. Investing in properties to make them "green" provides a quick return on investment — lowering operating costs and increasing property value.
Electrical Submetering in California: Fact, Fiction and Folly
Electrical submetering is now required for many residential and commercial buildings in the State of California. What does this mean for property managers and building owners, and how can they implement tenant submetering avoiding costly mistakes?
Making the Case for Electrical Submeters
Study after study shows that electrical submetering results in significant savings for building owners and tenants alike. Still, not everyone has jumped on the submetering bandwagon. Here's how to get everyone on board.
Triacta GATEWAY Receives Measurement Canada Approval
The Triacta GATEWAY multi-tenant electrical metering platform has received Measurement Canada approval for billing across Canada.
Submetering for Commercial and Residential Properties
There are several strategies for reducing energy costs, but few are as compelling and fundamental as electrical submetering. We know the value intuitively, but how much could you save, really?
Electrical Metering and the Building Internet of Things
The rapid emergence of the Internet of Things has opened up the opportunity for property managers to supercharge their electrical submetering to becoming an essential element of a building's information plan.
The Importance of Cloud-based Meter Management
Ready access to electrical meters for programming and status has become standard, but it’s not enough. A building’s meter management platform needs to go beyond individual devices to include how the meters are performing in a networked environment.
Electrical Metering in a Microgrid Age
Microgrids represent a significant shift in electricity supply and distribution, and a burgeoning opportunity for corporate leaders, building owners, and property managers to participate in the growing economy of distributed energy networks.
Your Systems Specifier May Be Ignoring Your Building Information Plan
Electrical meters play a key role in your overall building data information plan. Choosing the wrong meter can cost you money and time — lots of it.
Triacta Featured in BIoT Magazine
Triacta Power Solutions continues its thought-leadership position, once again being featured in BIoT Canada — this time focusing on web-centric building management.
Show you the money? Show me the Meter!
If you are going to bill tenants or participate in government incentive programs, you need to choose an electrical metering platform that is robust and accurate enough to handle the job.
It's Not Enough to Measure
H. James Harrington had it right, measurement is the key to improvement. But there is an important corollary to Harrington’s assertion — it’s not enough to measure.
From Space Saver to Information Cornerstone
The future of multi-point electrical metering is moving beyond being a simple metering platform to becoming a generic building services intelligence platform.
Triacta Published in BIoT Magazine
Recognized as a leader in innovation in submetering technologies, Triacta Power Solutions has a featured article in BIoT Canada on submetering and data ownership.
Whose Data is it Anyway?
With today’s open communication protocols, there’s no reason property managers and building owners shouldn’t be able to take full advantage of as many web services as they like — without restriction. It’s your data after all.
Web Centric Building Management
The rapid development of cloud-based applications and the evolution of networking technologies have set the stage for a radical change in how building services will be delivered and managed going forward.
No Energy Management Program? You're Throwing Your Money Away!
According to the US Federal Energy Management Program, businesses without proactive energy management programs are spending 10 to 45 percent more on energy per year than they need.
Take Advantage of Local Law 88 to Save Electricity, Boost Your Bottom Line
There was a time when "utilities included" was a standard leasing sales model. That scenario is fading fast, however, with the final nail in the "utilities included" coffin coming January 1, 2025.
Submetering in New York City: Compliance and Opportunity
With Local Laws 88 and 97, New York has implemented some of the most aggressive submetering requirements for commercial and multi-unit residential buildings in North America. Are you ready to comply and prosper?
Triacta introduces Triacta GATEWAY™ — high-density electrical meters and pulse collectors for measurement and verification, tenant billing, energy management, and building control applications.
NYC's Benchmarking Law Encourages Energy Conservation, Promotes High-performing Buildings
Local Law 84 is part of the larger Greener, Greater Buildings Plan (GGBP) initiative, targeting energy efficiency in large existing buildings in New York City.
New York State Law Requires Approved Meters for Residential Tenant Billing
Multi-unit residential building owners looking to submeter residential tenants in New York State must install and use New York Public Service Commission (NYPSC) listed submeters.