Knowledge is power. The more informed you are about your building’s environmental impact, the more empowered you are to improve it.
Our energy experts take a forensic approach to improving efficiency that begins by analyzing your building’s current and historical energy consumption.
Our auditing team will perform a comprehensive review of electric, gas, steam, and oil invoices to identify consumption and billing anomalies.
Many FirstService Residential managed buildings have successfully implemented these strategies to save energy, reduce costs, and improve efficiency.
Optimizing the operations and maintenance (O&M) of your building’s energy systems to ensure they are performing as originally designed and constructed can significantly improve efficiency.
New York City Local Law 87 requires buildings over 50,000 square feet to file an Energy Efficiency Report (EER) with the Department of Buildings.
Demand response programs are designed to enable customers to contribute to energy load reduction during times of peak demand. Most demand response programs also offer financial incentives for load reduction during times of peak demand.
The FS Energy Aggregation Purchasing Program leverages the combined energy utilization of hundreds of properties managed by our parent company, FirstService Residential, to successfully negotiate lower-than-standard rates for natural gas and electricity from local utilities – enabling our clients to pay considerably less.
FirstService Energy is the energy management and advisory subsidiary of FirstService Residential, the largest manager of residential communities in North America. Our energy experts help our clients significantly enhance their building’s energy efficiency by developing strategies to reduce energy costs, consumption, and emissions.Find Out More
FirstService Energy, the energy management and advisory affiliate of FirstService Residential, was established to help clients significantly enhance their building’s efficiency by providing data and support to boards and managers to drive informed decision making.
One of the most important ways we add value for our clients is through our proprietary FSdata database, which compiles years of energy usage data for hundreds of residential and commercial buildings.This comprehensive information enables our energy experts to use a forensic approach to measure your building’s energy efficiency. By creating benchmarking and comparing your building’s energy performance against that of similar buildings in our database, we can determine its Building Energy Rating Guide (BERG) score. The lower your score, the more opportunity there is for improvement.