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Posts written by Camilla Wells

Maintenance Detection: The Case of the Broken Freezer

Posted by on September 9, 2013

A few weeks ago, we let you know about one of our services — helping your business detect when appliances have broken or are about to break. Recently, we’ve seen this feature of PlotWatt’s software in action. Since PlotWatt’s team of algorithm developers has worked hard to perfect the detection of malfunctioning appliances, it has been exciting for us — and quite useful for our customers — to see this feature in action.

Why Pay More for Energy Management?

Posted by on August 8, 2013

As a QSR owner, you’ve probably seen your fair share of energy management systems. The folks at energy management companies love to pitch to QSR owners over and over again about how much money they can save by switching to a more sophisticated control system. One topic that’s always included in these pitches is HVAC control. Whether it’s a sophisticated fully automated control system, a “smart” thermostat with two way communication capability, or a variable speed air handler, they all promise significant overall energy savings.

PlotWatt 101 for QSRs: Detecting Breaking and Broken Appliances

Posted by on August 8, 2013

Imagine a world where you can predict the future – the future of your store’s appliances, that is. As a QSR owner, the state of your appliances probably weighs heavy on your mind – after all, large appliances are the workhorses of the QSR world, and breakdowns slow your business to a crawl. PlotWatt knows you worry, and we’ve developed tools that can make those worries disappear.

PlotWatt 101 for QSRs: What is Peak Demand?

Posted by on July 7, 2013

What is Peak?

As a business, you know that your utility company charges you for how much energy you use each cycle. Energy is measured in kilowatt hours (kWh), and you pay for the total amount of kWh you’ve used for the month. That’s the straightforward part of your energy bill. There’s another type of charge that factors into how much you pay the utility company each month.

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