Topic: Energy Management Systems
Artificial intelligence can greatly help hotels manage their energy costs by automating tasks that traditionally were performed by property staff.
The energy experts have suggestions for hoteliers on how to save on energy consumption.
The Honeywell enterprise building integrator and building-management system are integrated with Honeywell’s Inncom guestroom energy-management system.
The Madison, Wis., hotel is saving nearly 25 percent on guestroom energy costs with a new guestroom automation and energy-management project.
The Seagate Hotel & Spa in Delray, Fla., has achieved Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design certification.
The hotel now offers multiple green technologies that reduce energy and water usage, including "smart" valves and electric vehicle charging stations.
The hotel installed the Inncom solution suite and deep mesh network to control and monitor guestroom environmental equipment.
Interacting with a machine at the front desk may be out of place in an industry defined by service, but speaking to a robot in the guestroom, in privacy, is a trend with potential.
Integrating energy-management systems with other technology leads to increased efficiency and heightened guest comfort.
With automation, hoteliers can not only increase efficiency but also add experience features, which is a win-win for all involved.