There are many myths revolving around Energy Management, the biggest being “adding a bunch of energy-efficient features to a new home will drive its cost up significantly.”
So what exactly is an Energy Management System, how does it work, what add-on benefits does it have? We will try and cover all the aspects in this article.
What is an Energy Management System (EnMS)?
Wikipedia very well explains that Energy Management System (EMS) is a system of computer-aided tools used by operators of electric utility grids to monitor, control, and optimize the performance of the generation and/or transmission system.”, but here we would be mainly concerned with the literal meaning that relates to saving energy in businesses and buildings.
When it comes to energy saving, energy management is a simple process – Monitor, Control and Save.