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*Actual energy savings vary and are dependent on equipment, weather, usage and other factors specific to each building or enterprise.

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FAQs


What is the Building Insights solution from Schneider Electric?

The Building Insights solution is right-sized and right-priced for small-and medium-sized commercial buildings, providing remote monitoring and control of HVAC, lighting, metering and sensors across multiple locations.


Why would I need the Building Insights solution?

Managing multiple commercial sites efficiently can be challenging and costly. Operators and facility managers need transparency across their entire enterprise in order to optimize operations and reduce energy costs.


Is the Building Insights solution appropriate for my business?

The Building Insights solution is a good fit for an enterprise of small-to medium-sized commercial buildings (~100,000 sq ft or less). If you want transparency into setpoints, scheduling, control parameters, existing energy issues – and actions to take to remedy those issues and identify opportunities to save energy and operational costs – the Building Insights solution is for you.


What are the benefits of the Building Insights solution?

The Building Insights solution gives you total control of and peace of mind for your buildings. It is a cloud-based solution that enables real-time access to building data no matter where you are. Not only does this solution provide scheduling options to save energy costs immediately, it also allows you to manage your equipment efficiently and reduce your operational costs. You can view all buildings in your enterprise on a customizable user interface.


What components make up the Building Insights solution?

There are three tiers to the solution. Starting from the ground up, there are controllers and sensors for HVAC, lighting, and energy management applications. Next, managers link together all of your controllers and serve as a gateway and web server. Finally, all of your data is stored in a secure cloud, which provides remote access to your sites via the web or mobile interface.


What if I can’t afford to shut down my building operations for an install?

No need to worry. With wireless technology, Building Insights can be installed with minimal interruption to your day-to-day operations.


Who in my building would have access to my building through Building Insights?

That is completely up to you. You will have the ability to provide unique logins and varying access levels to anyone you choose through an encrypted, secure network.


What is the ROI for the Building Insights solution?

Because every building is different and occupants run their buildings differently, determining the exact ROI is case-by-case. However, it is entirely possible to achieve up to 30% savings in utility bills and an ROI of less than two years*.

*Actual energy savings may vary and are dependent on equipment, weather, usage and other factors specific to each building or enterprise.



How do I learn more about the Building Insights solution?

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