The last 12 months have given property managers, building owners, and even construction leaders a lot to consider. Resiliency and efficiency of buildings have been more critical. Security and other concerns have also surfaced, especially when people might not be coming into the office regularly.
Energy and Smart Building Industry Blog
PhoenixET is grateful to CPower for collaborating on an energy project to enhance control and deliver savings for customers during demand response (DR) events. CPower has released a case study highlighting the collaboration, which we outline below.
Have you ever wondered what it would cost to keep your stores cooler 24/7 during the summer months? Recently the face covering requirements and heat waves across the country helped Rachael Ruelas, Manager of Energy and Sustainability at PetSmart find out, and now you can hear the answer.
Building data is hard to gather and consolidate because of legacy and proprietary building equipment. Energy and facilities teams rely on multiple data sources and manual consolidation to create trends and make decisions. PhoenixET's Building Intelligence platform provides a real-time summary of energy and dollar savings, cost avoidance, and your best and worst locations at a glance - without the time-consuming manual tasks.
Evolving technology is giving energy and facility managers so many opportunities to manage all their locations that it is hard for them to keep up. Many hold the mistaken belief that they have to have huge budgets to get their hands on an excellent building management system, or they think they cannot even consider the option until they upgrade old facilities. The problem is, neither of these is true, and IT IS COSTING THEM MONEY NOW.