kW-Field is a tablet-based touch screen field tool for professionals conducting commercial and industrial energy audits. Screen Shots
Commercial Energy Auditing Field Software
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A two-day in-person training course on use of the tool is strongly recommended, applicable for building professionals of all backgrounds and experience levels.
Customers include Large Energy Service Companies (ESCOs), Utilities, Engineering Firms, Consultancies, Corporate Energy Managers, etc. Approximately 15 customers representing ~100 users.
Professionals conducting on-site assessments of commercial and industrial facilities for the purpose of identifying opportunities to implement energy savings technologies and practices.
All information is entered via the touch screen applications. The picture and menu-driven format allow users to navigate through a building flawlessly without reducing pace of walkthrough.
Standard Excel outputs, HTML produced summaries. Version 3.0 (available Q1 2012) will contain ability to customize both inputs and outputs.
Any Windows-based computer with a minimum screen resolution of 1280x800 and has a dual-core processor or better.
Adobe Flex and Java.
Leads an auditor through a facility. Prompts user for appropriate questions about energy consumption and characteristics of equipment.
In-depth building simulation or modeling
Cost is annual license (paid monthly or annually) which includes customer service and all updates to software.