New York Leading Building Efficiency Initiatives

New York State has big plans for improving building efficiency to reduce energy consumption. Submetering can help.   Recently, Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced that an additional 2 billion dollars will be available for both businesses and residents to invest in energy savings in the heating and cooling space. This is an ambitious project that […]

Senate Bill 7: Water Meters Required for Multi-Family Residential

Senate Bill 7 (SB-7) in California required every tenant within a multi-unit property to have their own water submeter, and that landlords be required to bill residents for the amount of water they use. Trust QMC for your hardware, software, and technical needs. SB-7 requires owners of new multi-unit residential properties built after January 1 […]

Proudly Celebrating 25 Years

It’s hard to believe that we are celebrating our 25th year in business! What a ride it has been from our founding team of four in Vancouver led by my father Perry Easton to an international company today. In 1994 our company was promoting smart meter systems years before the term was conceived. To know […]

Effective Water Management Needed Now

1 in 4 people in the world will be water-starved in the future. Effective Water Management now can avoid a global water crisis.   The World Resources Institute released an interactive map showcasing what could happen in the near future: By 2030, the Earth will face global water bankruptcy, with 17 countries facing “extremely high […]

San Francisco Ranks High on National Clean Energy Scorecard

San Francisco tops the charts of the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy’s (ACEEE) scorecard, coming in at number two for advancing renewable energy initiatives, as well as energy efficiency in buildings.   This is the first year ACEEE is tracking policy efforts related to energy efficient buildings since they started 3 years ago. Cities […]