A Looming Shift to Energy Managed Services?

Posted by Dalkia Solutions on Feb 11, 2016 2:19:12 PM

A few years ago our team defined the concept Enterprise Smart Grid, recommending that to effectively manage energy consumption companies require visibility, control and management systems.  We portrayed an overwhelming number of ESG vendors in our market landscape picture.

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Topics: Energy Managed Services, Enterprise Smart Grid

Vendors, please fill in the blank: We offer “______” Energy Management

Posted by Dalkia Solutions on Jul 5, 2012 7:31:47 AM

Every day energy, facilities, real estate and sustainability managers receive inbound voicemails from vendors emphasizing that their energy management solutions will help save energy, reduce carbon, save the world, etc….The term energy management is now so overused it has become meaningless.

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Topics: Enterprise Smart Grid

Post our Enterprise Smart Grid Research release: What did we learn?

Posted by Dalkia Solutions on May 7, 2012 3:13:14 PM

Like study-period before final exams, the days preceding the release of a new Groom Energy report can be wearying, filled with Dropbox editing, graphics tweaking, re-reading text for the fourth time and a little Red Bull.  The period leading up to the release of our Enterprise Smart Grid Research Report was no different.

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Topics: energy monitoring, Sub-metering, Enterprise Smart Grid

Enterprise Smart Grid Research published

Posted by Dalkia Solutions on Mar 13, 2012 6:46:01 AM

Today we released our Enterprise Smart Grid research report.

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Topics: energy monitoring, Sub-metering, Enterprise Smart Grid

2012 – From Smart Meters to Submeters?

Posted by Dalkia Solutions on Dec 29, 2011 7:21:59 AM

While 2011 held the promise and controversy of continued utility smart meter rollouts, 2012 may end up becoming the year of submeter.

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Topics: energy monitoring, Sub-metering, Enterprise Smart Grid

Sub-metering Your Main Meter – Thanks To An Assist From Your Demand Response Provider

Posted by Dalkia Solutions on Oct 17, 2011 12:11:44 PM

Sub-metering your main meter is a fundamental start to developing a comprehensive corporate energy management strategy.  But since this takes time, money or one of the few utilities that offer this as a free service, many companies don’t yet have this visibility.

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Topics: Sub-metering, Enterprise Smart Grid

Traditional Energy Audits Are So Yesterday

Posted by Dalkia Solutions on Jul 26, 2011 2:06:47 PM

For years large ESCO’s (Johnson Controls, Siemens, Honeywell, etc.) have been performing Level Three Investment Grade Audits (IGAs), which are required for MUSH/Federal performance contracts.  Their audits produce a detailed energy savings spreadsheet which makes it possible for a tax-exempt entity to issue bonds which pay for the retrofits, all leveraging the ESCO’s “guarantee” for the projected savings.

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Topics: Energy Efficiency, level 3 energy audit, energy audit, level 2 energy audit, Enterprise Smart Grid

Home Energy Apps – not yet “plug and play”

Posted by proadmin on Jul 5, 2011 10:06:14 AM

Of course the conventional view is that the smart grid market will be “huge” – and the target for smart grid today is squarely on the residential market.  So it shouldn’t be missed that within days of each other both Google and Microsoft killed their initial home energy software applications.

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Topics: Google PowerMeter, HAN, Sub-metering, Microsoft Hohm, Enterprise Smart Grid

EnterpriseSmartGrid.org is launched

Posted by proadmin on Jun 28, 2011 10:55:42 PM



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Topics: enterprisesmartgrid.org launch, enterprisesmartgrid.org, Enterprise Smart Grid

Enterprise Smart Grid™ helps Corporations drive energy efficiency behavior change

Posted by Dalkia Solutions on May 10, 2011 12:53:32 PM

Today’s hype around Smart Grid 2.0 continues to be focused on utilities and the homeowner.

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Topics: demand control, energy monitoring, Sub-metering, demand side management, Enterprise SmartGrid, Behavior Change, meter data management, Enterprise Smart Grid