Technology Category

Categories of technology that can be used as qualifiers for Measures or other terms. Categories are inclusive of systems defined.

Data Type: 
Constrained List
Unit of Measure: 
Commercial, Residential, Multifamily
List Options Option Definition Unit of Measure
Advanced metering system None
Boiler plant None
Building automation system A software system to automate building controls, also known as an Energy Management Control Systems (EMCS). None
Building envelope None
Chilled water hot water and steam distribution systems None
Chiller plant None
Distributed generation None
Electric motors and drives None
Energy distribution system Energy or utility distribution system equipment. None
Energy management and information systems Combined hardware and software products that comprise a broad range of analytics functionality and services to manage commercial building energy use. Specific EMIS capabilities are listed under the EMIS Feature constrained list. None
Equipment Generic equipment category None
Heating ventilating and air conditioning None
Lighting None
None None None
Not applicable Not applicable None
Other Other None
Plug load None
Refrigeration None
Renewable energy systems None
Unknown Unknown None
Water and sewer conservation systems None
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