Synco IC from Siemens Bulding Technologies includes remote meter reading for energy billing, introduced to the market in 2015, is a cloud-based system for the cost-efficient operation and management of HVAC plants in small and medium size buildings. With Synco IC Energy Monitoring, building operators can reduce energy consumption and collect billing data remotely at the same time.
The system is scalable up to 2500 radio frequency meters or 250 wired meters. Collecting billing data from remote meter reading avoids walk-by or drive-by data collection, thus enhancing operational efficiency by saving travel and staff costs. Automatic data collection and validation minimizes human reading errors and prevents meter tampering and data falsification. Access to and use of customer data is controlled, customer data is kept secure.
- Siemens cloud platform for remote heating, ventilation and air conditioning control further extended
- Collect billing data and reduce energy consumption remotely
- Cost-efficient solution for operation, management and energy monitoring for small and midsize buildings
Up to 100 sites can be connected free of charge, which makes Synco IC suitable for use in facility management companies that manage a large portfolio of smaller buildings. It is also the right choice for cities and municipalities that have a pool of distributed buildings, such as district offices, school buildings or retirement homes, or for companies that want to organize and maintain the building automation systems in their global branches and offices from a central location.