This documentation relates to EnergyCAP version 3.6.
If you are using a different version, please view the Documentation for All Versions and select the relevant version.
The ENERGY STAR Settings are used to set the Minimum Billing Period for Submission. The Minimum Billing Period for Submission dictates the earliest billing period that should be submitted to ENERGY STAR. This provides a convenient way to prevent older (less reliable) data from being submitted to the rating system. ENERGY STAR ratings may not be successfully returned if there are gaps in the historical billing records. Setting the Global Minimum Billing Period appropriately can improve the success rate for ENERGY STAR building rating submissions.
explain each configuration listed in ENERGY STAR Settings.
Below is a list of fields provided in ENERGY STAR Settings, along with a description of each:
Submit bills with any Billing Period to ENERGY STAR
When selected this option specifies that there is no restriction on the amount of historical billing data that can be submitted to the ENERGY STAR rating system.
Only submit bills to ENERGY STAR with Billing Periods greater than or equal to
Dictates the earliest billing period that should be submitted to ENERGY STAR, providing a convenient way to prevent older (less reliable) data from being submitted to the rating system.
Due to changes with Portfolio Manager, selecting this option does not enable automatic submission.