Leveraging Energy Data for Strategic Planning
Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 1:30 to 4 PM PDT/Streamed Panel Discussion: 2 to 3:30 PM PDT/ 5 to 6:30 PM EDT
For many building owners and operators, taking the dive into big data analytics and efficiency improvements is a big step. Coming up with a strategic plan is a much more significant undertaking than simply switching out light bulbs and turning down the thermostat. Properly gathering, interpreting, and utilizing data sets related to energy consumption, water use, HVAC, etc. will allow facilities and buildings to achieve greater efficiency gains, all while spending less capital.
How can be big data be leveraged to drive energy optimization that reduces costs and boosts sustainability performance?
What are the main challenges faced by organizations when collecting and analyzing such large volumes of data?
How can the importance of energy data be successfully communicated to top management?