Energy metering best practice

Brought to you by the CIBSE Energy Performance Group

Stream time: 14.00 – 16.30, Wednesday 22nd November 2017

Chaired by:
Andrew Cooper, Director, EVORA

14:00 - 14:45

WG1 Overview of metering and benefits for billing

This session examines how to get the most from metering for your clients. What are the benefits of metering and the opportunities metering software delivers? It also asks what are the pitfalls, and why do metering systems not work at practical completion? This goes beyond energy management, and covers how to ensure decisions are based on their monetary value. It’s Continue Reading »


14:45 - 15:30

WG2 Metering design & procurement: Ten top tips

Understanding the options: metering infrastructure & tech Developing a robust strategy Understanding basic principles of the DfP approach How DfP approach has been piloted on real UK building projects What does best practice design and commissioning look like? Ensuring your metering can tell you whether your building is meeting its design targets How a metering validation plan establishes the necessary Continue Reading »


15:30 - 15:45

Break & exhibition visit

15:45 - 16:15

WG3 Making the most out of your data: key considerations & opportunities

Making the most out of your data – analysing data in the right way to make buildings more efficient Getting data into your software – how should the software be set up? Benefits beyond energy management Impact of tariffs on software requirements What’s required from the metering software for the recharge platform to work? Getting bills to tenants quickly in Continue Reading »


16:15 - 16:30

WG4 Using Metering data to interpret and maximise building performance

Understanding metering output Integrating that data with BMS data Evaluating Plant Performance and identifying improvements