How to Find Faulty Valves, and Fix Water Leaks Through Data Analysis

Aging infrastructure like water leaks can be a costly and time-consuming process that most property managers must face. More importantly however, is figuring out what should be replaced and when. One such problem arose in one of our client’s buildings in the Greater Toronto Area: A 170-unit condominium with usage rates raising some eyebrows. Utilizing […]

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 […]

3 Sustainability Office Tips For Earth Day 2018

As Earth Day 2018 approaches on Sunday April 22, 2018, it’s important to start considering how we can promote sustainability in the office, or the workplace. Most people spend a third of their weekday working from 9-5, and the environmental impacts we cause can seem out of our control. However, small habit changes in millions […]

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 […]

ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager Scores Will Update in 2018

ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager scores may drop for your building due to new benchmarking data.   Building owners in the ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager® program may see big changes to their building score after August 26, 2018. This is because the current benchmarking data uses a baseline from around 2003. Building performances have changed since […]