The Next Generation Energy Assessment Report Migration & Launch is Now!

Migration will begin on Friday 12/13 at Noon PST and the new systems will be available early Monday morning (12/16).  If you have a placement at a building for an Assessment due next week or beyond, then you will be able to generate it next week in the new software and your sensor data will be available.                                 
… Read full story

Important BuildingAdvice Benchmarking Update


The entire BuildingAdvice team has been working continuously for the past 7 months to develop our new platform and synchronize our systems with the new Energy Star Portfolio Manager program.    We have worked diligently to ensure that you experience minimum downtime with this transition.  While we had hoped to launch our new systems in conjunction with Energy Star this Monday, July 22, we will not be able to meet that goal.

Instead, based on the severity of the data synchronizati… Read full story

BuildingAdvice Energy Star Upgrade Begins Tonight (7/16) at 9pm PST

In an effort to reduce the impact of Energy Star’s software launch, we will take BuildingAdvice offline tonight July 16th at 9pm PST to transition to the new Energy Star application.  If everything goes according to plan, we plan to be offline until the early morning hours of July 22nd. During this downtime we will be running final QA checks to ensure that our new Benchmark application integrates with Energy Star. EnergyStar’s new Portfolio Manager will be online during this time, but it is exp… Read full story

New Training Program Showing EXCELLENT Results!

“I really like the BuildingAdvice concept and programs, how they could increase my sales, and how they benefit my customer, I just can’t figure out how to blend the energy message into my daily sales activities”

“We really believe in the BuildingAdvice energy based financial sale concept, and we know that is where we need to go to be successful in the future.  I am not sure why our sales people aren’t using it more.”

Does one of the above sound like you?    Call me, we can … Read full story

Data Centers - Action Needed to Retain 1-100 ENERGY STAR Score

Letter from Energy Star:

With the upcoming launch of the new and improved Portfolio Manager, we want to keep you informed of an important change that will impact your ability to continue receiving a 1-100 ENERGY STAR score.

What’s happening?

Since the launch of the ENERGY STAR score for data centers in 2010, there has been an option to use system-generated estimates for IT energy use data entries. Aft… Read full story

Stay Connected