QMC Approved For Data Exchange with ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager®

QMC is proud to announce that MeterConnex™, our web-based energy reporting software, has recently been approved for data exchange with ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager®. This means we will be able to directly submit our customer’s metering data to ENERGY STAR on their behalf to potentially earn the ENERGY STAR rating for their associated property or […]

Wireless Water Meters: Ideal Use Case for Density

Hong Kong is set to begin replacing their current water meters with AMR smart meters. Wireless water meters can help them save even more.   Hong Kong, the city-state with over 7 million people, has motioned that they will begin rollout of installing over 450,000 advanced water meters in the coming years. This motion was […]

Australian City Adopting LoRaWAN

LoRaWAN-enabled devices, such as wireless water meters, will soon be coming to the City of Gold Coast.   The City of Gold Coast in Australia will be one of the world’s first to implement both a LoRaWAN Internet of Things (IoT) Network and a fibre optic network that has the ability to support 5G speeds, […]

Rental Building Expenses Far Exceed Rent Increases

By submetering tenants and removing utility costs from total rent costs, building owners and operators can mitigate and better manage their total operating expenses. LandlordBC recently published an eye opening article detailing the struggles of purpose built rental buildings in Vancouver. The article found that even for buildings raising rent every year at the maximum rent […]

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 […]