1 – Gathering information for your project proposal (in Retail Stores)

Wattics energy management solution for retail stores Step-by-step procedures for monitoring and benchmarking of HVAC, lighting and power outlets within/across stores. —   This first post describes the information you need to get from the store to produce your project proposal. 1 – Gathering information for your project proposal 2 – Preparing your project proposal…

4 – Preparing your installation (in Retail Stores)

Wattics energy management solution for retail stores Step-by-step procedures for monitoring and benchmarking of HVAC, lighting and power outlets within/across stores. —   As this stage the PO has been received and works can be conducted. You must now aim at a quick meter installation with no surprises or delay. This fourth post provides the…

2 – Preparing your project proposal (in Retail Stores)

Wattics energy management solution for retail stores Step-by-step procedures for monitoring and benchmarking of HVAC, lighting and power outlets within/across stores. —   At this stage you have gathered information about the store’s electrical setup, and whether you can use the store’s Internet to transmit the readings to the online dashboard, see Stage 1 –…

3 – Preparing your quote (in Retail Stores)

Wattics energy management solution for retail stores Step-by-step procedures for monitoring and benchmarking of HVAC, lighting and power outlets within/across stores. —   At this stage you have gathered information about the store’s electrical setup and computed your project proposal. You also know whether the customer IT infrastructure can be used and the policy for…

How to prepare for a successful electrical meter installation

This post provides a checklist of pre-installation requirements that must be taken care of before the meter installation date (electrical meters).   1. Get your labels right Electrical installations are generally the result of original installations combined with a number of changes and upgrades made over the years to accommodate site expansion or new business…

Analysing electrical demand and supply (kW, kVAR, kVA, PF, V)

Reducing energy costs starts by understanding what’s driving your energy use and how efficient your electrical installation is. You may be familiar with monitoring your kWh consumption from electricity bills and from more granular dashboard reports, but it’s now time to get started with what’s really happening with your electrical loads (appliances, machines, etc).  …

Start to investigate your kW demand profile for understanding what’s driving your energy use

Reducing energy costs starts by understanding what’s driving your energy use. Your organisation is typically billed for its hourly consumption patterns and peak demand for energy, so monitoring both your consumption (kWh) and demand (kW) is vital in reducing energy costs. You may be familiar with monitoring your kWh consumption in the Breakdown tab of…