To get started, which industry do you primarily work in?



Approximately how many building locations* do you have?

*For a large-scale, custom project (500+ locations), contact us for a tailored solution.

# of locations

Where are your buildings primary located*?

Select all regions that apply.

*Building Insights is currently available in the US only.


What is the average size of your building(s)?

Average building size must be in square feet.

sq. feet

On average, how many hours per week are your locations open for business?

hours per week

What are your average total annual energy costs - per location?

with electricity cost of: /kWh
with fuel cost of: /gallon
with natural gas cost of: /thousand
cubic feet

Based on your industry and building specifications, we have some optional industry questions that can help to give you a more precise ROI.

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Optional industry questions

What is your average customer order/payment? (optional)

How many customers are processed by the hour? (optional)

customers served per hour

What is the annual revenue per Full Time Employee? (optional)

How many Full Time Employees do you have on average per location? (optional)


Maintenance and management costs can have a significant impact.
We have some optional maintenance questions that can help to give you a more precise ROI.

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Optional maintenance questions

How much do you spend annually on management/maintenance of HVAC and lighting systems per building? (optional)

The average amount is $1,500 – $3,000 annually per building.


spent annually per building

Downtime can be quite costly for businesses but few are taking the necessary steps to avoid the potential consequences of downtime. However, statistics show downtime is becoming more expensive, and small businesses are actually the most susceptible:

  • Organizations experience 14 hours of downtime per year on average.
  • The average cost of downtime for a small- or mid-sized business is approximately $42,000 an hour, incorporating lost revenue, cost of employee productivity, cost of IT recovery, projected loyalty loss and projected reputation loss.

When there is an issue with your HVAC system or lighting equipment, how much downtime do you experience per event? (optional)

Critical downtime events last on average 4 hours.


hours on average per event

On average, how long until your issues are resolved? (optional)

Non-critical downtime events last on average 1 business day (8 hours).


hours on average per event

Approximately how many downtime events per year? (optional)

Average business will have 4 critical downtime events per year


downtime events per year per location

What is the rate of return target for your business?

Most businesses will strive for a 15% rate of return.

%

Your energy efficient strategies could also effect your business.
We have some optional energy saving questions that can help to give you a more precise ROI.

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Optional energy saving questions

Do you currently implement the following energy efficient strategies? (optional)

Select all that apply.


Adjust lighting during non-business hours Adjust HVAC during non-business hours

Do you have GHG/CO2-equivalent reduction targets? (optional)

/ton CO2e*

*$40/ton of CO2 is the US estimate using a 3% discount rate

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