Work with your utility to obtain enhanced access to energy data

Many utilities are working to provide commercial customers with enhanced access to energy consumption data. One approach is for utilities to exchange data directly with customers’ Portfolio Manager account via web services, thereby removing the need for the customer to manually enter energy usage data. Utilities offering this service include

Some utilities are also supporting customers by providing aggregated, whole-building consumption data in spreadsheet format, without direct upload into Portfolio Manager:

Finally, a number of utilities have committed to implementing the new Green Button standard for delivering energy data to residential and commercial customers. View more information, including an up-to-date list of adopters, here.