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An energy and facilities management system and method is provided for energy users with large physical plants which provides these energy users with a comprehensive understanding of the energy consumption of their physical plant and with the ability to manage it in a way that makes sense for their business. The system may include three dimensional facilities navigation tools, powerfill energy consumption analysis processes, TCP/IP communication capabilities and a World Wide Web (WWW)-based interface. The system also includes a real-time data retrieval and dissemination process and system which permits real-time energy data to be communicated within the system.

Title
Energy management system and method
Application Number
9/160223
Publication Number
6178362 (B1)
Application Date
September 24, 1998
Publication Date
January 23, 2001
Inventor
Keith E Gipson
Los Angeles
CA, US
Patrick L Dell&apos Era
Fairfax
CA, US
Dale M Fong
Alameda
CA, US
John W Woolard
Richmond
VA, US
Agent
Gray Cary Ware & Freidenrich
US
Assignee
Silicon Energy
CA, US
IPC
G05D 29/00
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