BC Investing in Social Housing with Large Scale Retrofit Plans

Over $1 billion dollars will be spent over the next decade to make multi-residential social housing more energy efficient, cost-effective, and cleaner for the environment. The Provincial Government of BC is planning on investing $400 million of the $1 billion-dollar initiative in retrofitting current social housing to be more energy efficient, with some buildings reducing […]

NRCAN: Multi-Family High-Rise Buildings in Ontario Now Eligible for ENERGY STAR® Certification

Natural Resources Canada (NRCAN) has recently announced ENERGY STAR certification will be available for multi-family high-rise buildings in Ontario through the ENERGY STAR Multifamily High-Rise (New Construction) Pilot Program. The new program aims to facilitate and incentivize energy efficient practices for new mid and high-rise buildings in Ontario.   The new pilot program will recognize […]

4 Reasons Why Smart Wireless Water Meters Are Effective

  Why are smart wireless water meters effective? This article is part of our new series Wireless Water Meters: The Smart Choice, which looks at Water Sub-metering trends and the potential for industry improvements; This series will run throughout the month of May. Read more stories in the series. We’ve spoken about the effectiveness of […]

Wireless Water Submetering, Explained

  What is a Wireless Water Meter system? This article is part of our new series Wireless Water Meters: The Smart Choice, which looks at Water Submetering trends and the potential for industry improvements; This series will run throughout the month of May. Read more stories in the series.   Last week we spoke about […]

Avoiding Day Zero: Water Submetering Using MeterConnex

Cape Town is facing a serious problem: It’s running out of usable water.   By: Neel Parikh, QMC’s Director of MeterConnex Cape Town is gaining a lot of attention, from local to international news: Facing one of the worst droughts the city has seen in over 100 years, Cape Town’s reservoir of usable water is at […]