ecoInsight Adds to NAED Lighting Audit App
ecoInsight Inc., provider of energy-efficiency software solutions to the lighting and electrical industry, has released Version 2.1 of its market-leading Energy Audit application for the iPad. Available on the National Association of Electrical Distributors Energy Audit Solution powered by ecoInsight page, this new release builds upon the industry-leading app for lighting audits with added functionality based on user feedback:
- Take and mark up photos during on-site facility walkthroughs
- Capture audio and text notes during important customer conversations
- Record motor and drive information in the field using customizable operating profiles and field-based drive upgrade recommendations
On track to generate more than $1 billion in lighting retrofit proposals this year, ecoInsight has become an indispensable tool for thousands of lighting professionals. “Over the last year, we experienced explosive adoption of our lighting audit solution,” said Sean McCloskey, CEO of ecoInsight. “The productivity and sales gains our user community is reporting as a result of our app is tremendous.”
To date, nearly 1100 subscribers from more than 170 members of the National Electrical Distribution Association have taken advantage of the previous version of the NAED Energy Audit Solution powered by ecoInsight to boost their efficient-lighting proposals. The launch of version 2.1 expands auditing services for helping customers in need of energy-efficient motors and drives.
“We are excited about ecoInsight’s release of the Motors and Drives iPad Audit Module”, said Mike Brown, director of motion and drives marketing at Schneider Electric, who beta tested the new version. “With its ability to collect data, pictures and audio, this module will deliver significant time savings to energy professionals who need to collect and analyze data on existing motors and drives systems.”
How distributors can benefit
NAED is the trade association for the $70+ billion electrical distribution industry. Through networking, education, research, and benchmarking, NAED helps electrical distributors increase profitability and improve the channel. NAED’s membership represents approximately 4,400 locations internationally.
About ecoInsight Inc.
ecoInsight provides mobile and on-demand applications to electrical and lighting professionals in the growing energy efficiency market. ecoInsight reduces the time it takes to plan energy efficiency projects by over 40 percent. ecoInsight’s applications allow professionals to collect, analyze and collaborate on complex energy data, saving significant time and money in developing energy efficiency proposals for customers.