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Control your HVAC from afar

MELCloud Commercial is an IoT (Internet of Things) platform designed specifically for larger professional installations like offices, hospitals, shops, and hotels where heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems play a crucial role.

It works by collecting data from various HVAC equipment and other systems, allowing remote operation and monitoring from computers, tablets, or mobile phones anywhere in the world.

How can you improve without proper monitoring and understanding of energy usage

Carla Cameron Carla Cameron Marketing Services Manager

Here's how MELCloud Commercial works

Data Collection: MELCloud Commercial collects data from HVAC equipment and other systems like office lighting. This data includes information about energy consumption, performance metrics, and operational status.

Remote Operation: Building owners or facility managers can remotely operate HVAC systems through the MELCloud platform. This includes adjusting temperature settings, scheduling operations, and troubleshooting issues without needing to be physically present on-site.

Monitoring: Real-time monitoring of HVAC systems allows for better insights into energy usage, equipment performance, and potential issues. Facility managers can track energy consumption trends, identify inefficiencies, and receive alerts for any faults or anomalies.

Predictive Maintenance: MELCloud Commercial enables predictive maintenance by analyzing data collected from HVAC equipment. By monitoring performance metrics over time, the system can predict when maintenance is required, reducing downtime and optimizing system efficiency.

Energy Management: An advanced energy dashboard provides insights into energy consumption across multiple buildings. This allows for comparisons between buildings, identification of energy-saving opportunities, and optimization of energy usage to reduce costs and carbon emissions.

Benefits for businesses include:

Improved Efficiency: By remotely monitoring and controlling HVAC systems, businesses can optimise energy usage and make informed decisions to improve efficiency.

Cost Savings: Predictive maintenance and optimized operations help reduce maintenance costs and prevent unexpected breakdowns, saving money in the long run.

Process Optimisation: Remote control and monitoring enable better communication and identification of inefficiencies or bottlenecks in HVAC systems, leading to slicker processes.

What are the advantages MELCloud Commercial?

Accurate measurement of energy consumption is crucial for implementing effective strategies to reduce carbon emissions in buildings. Without proper monitoring and understanding of energy usage, it's challenging to identify areas for improvement and track progress towards sustainability goals.

MELCloud's solution aims to simplify the process of measuring and managing energy usage in commercial buildings. By providing a streamlined approach to building management, organisations can more effectively monitor energy consumption and implement strategies for reducing emissions.

There's a broader industry trend towards prioritising energy efficiency and sustainability in building management. This trend is driven by regulatory requirements, as well as the broader imperative to reduce carbon emissions and mitigate climate change. The prediction of moving towards a 'B' rating by 2030 underscores the urgency of addressing energy efficiency in buildings. Many commercial buildings in the UK currently fall below this standard, highlighting the need for proactive measures to upgrade efficiency and meet regulatory requirements.

MELCloud Commercial is positioned as a valuable tool for organisations seeking to navigate the challenges of improving energy efficiency and sustainability effectively. By providing a comprehensive platform for monitoring and managing energy usage, MELCloud enables organisations to meet regulatory requirements, reduce emissions, and enhance competitiveness in the market.

In addition to HVAC systems, MELCloud Commercial can also monitor and control other equipment such as office lighting, boilers, fridges, etc., allowing for comprehensive facility management and energy optimisation. The platform's flexibility allows businesses to tailor data collection and analysis to their specific needs, ensuring intelligent traceability and analytics for efficient operations.

Carla Cameron is Marketing Services Manager