Ideas and news about electrical metering and building information management.
Submetering for Sustainable Intelligent Buildings in the IoT Age
Triacta releases AIA and US Green Building accredited training for building professionals.
July 30, 2018
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.
July 5, 2018
From Space Saver to Building Information Cornerstone
The future of multi-point metering is moving beyond being simply a metering platform to becoming a generic building information intelligence platform.
May 21, 2018
Whose Data is it Anyway?
With today’s open communication protocols, there’s no reason that property managers and building owners shouldn’t be able to take full advantage of as many web services as they like — without restriction or having to choose a single provider. It’s your data after all.
April 12, 2018
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.
March 14, 2018
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.
February 12, 2018
Take Advantage of Local Law 88 to Save Electricity Costs and Boost Your Bottom Line
There was a time when "utilities included" was a common commercial leasing sales model. That scenario is fading fast, however, with the final nail in the “utilities included” coffin coming January 1, 2025.
January 25, 2018
Submetering in New York City: Compliance and Opportunity
New Yorkers spend about $22 billion a year on electricity, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Not surprisingly, state and municipal governments continue their efforts to raise citizens' awareness of electricity consumption, promote conservation efforts, and reduce overall demand.