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ENERGY STAR Buildings FAQs
How do I add energy meter data (bills) to my property?
How do I Copy and Paste Data into my Meter?
How do I set up an energy meter?
What data is required to set up a meter?
What is the "Date Meter Became Active"?
What should I include from my bill for cost?
Can I add a negative meter to subtract parking/cell towers/EV charging stations/etc?
Can I change my energy (or waste) meter type?
Can I change my Water Meter Type?
Can I change the units for my meter?
Can I combine 30 meters into one?
Can I download my "calendarized" meter data?
See All 19 FAQs
How do I ...?
How do I add a new meter?
How do I add wood as a fuel source?
How do I download meter data in the units I entered?
How do I enter a CHP (cogeneration)?
How do I enter a Geothermal Heat Pump?
How do I enter blended biofuels?
See All 15 FAQs
Fixing Meter Problems
How Do I Determine Which Bill Goes with Which Meter?
How do I get rid of duplicate meter entries?
How do I get rid of meter gaps (that are large)?
How do I get rid of meter gaps (that are small)?
How do I get rid of meter gaps?
How do I get rid of meter overlaps?
See All 7 FAQs
Does the "M" mean "Million" or "Thousand" (Mcf/Mlbs/MWh/MBtu)?
How do I enter District Steam that has been billed in pounds?
How do I enter natural gas billed in dekatherms or MMBTU units?
I have 2 gas suppliers, one bills in MMBTU and other in Therms. Is that a problem?
My meter data from my utility seems very high. Could this be an error?
Whole Building Data
Do I need 100% tenant meter data for ENERGY STAR certification?
I don't have whole building energy data - what can I do today?
I don't have whole building energy data - what's being done to change this for the future?
Is there a list of Utilities who provide “Whole Building” aggregate data?
Where can I find a tenant/resident authorization form for the release of utility data?
Electric Vehicle Chargers
What are the best practices for structuring EV fees?
Are demand charges a factor for commercial EV charging?
Are incentives for EV charging stations and the cost of installation?
What types of EV chargers are ENERGY STAR certified?