Managing energy cost of retail stores is easy with energy management software: marc.energy

The Problem Food retail stores or supermarket utilizes an average of 52.5 kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity and 38,000 Btu (British thermal unit for heat) of natural gas per square feet annually. It has been established that a 10% reduction in energy costs for the average supermarket is equivalent to increasing net profit margins by …

Using multifunction meters with Modbus RS485 communication for data extraction

Overview Analysis of electrical parameters¬† is necessary in order to improve the efficiency of energy, energy conservation and to prevent adverse effects of power outage, short circuits, and other faults over an electrical installation. A multifunction meter is installed in commercial buildings, residential complexes and in industries to measure all important electrical parameters. A framework …

Benchmarking of production sites using energy management system for comparisons and effective energy cost management & equipment health

The Problem Multi-site plants/business use benchmarking as a point of reference creation for their global standards as well as creating a competitive drive in their plants. Benchmarking is the practice of a business comparing key metrics of their operations to other similar companies or their group companies. Benchmarking of industrial equipment can lead to timely …