As universities continue to reduce energy consumption on their campus facilities, buildings are getting "smarter", due to the deployment of IoT (Internet of Things) power consumption sensors and improved analytics using meter and building automation system (BAS) data.  That's good for everyone. In the past few years, the PI System has also been used to monitor energy usage at Major League Baseball stadiums and ice quality at NHL hockey arenas.  Here's just a few of the use cases:

 

Recent article on smarter stadiums:  How the smart stadium will transform the smart city

Short video on MLB's San Diego Padres vision for monitoring Petco Park:  OSIsoft: San Diego Padres & SDG&E: A Community System Story - YouTube

Short video about the NHL's Minnesota Wild and their journey to improve playing ice quality: The Minnesota Wild on Better Data, Better Communication, Better Ice - YouTube

 

Why not save some of that wasted power at your stadium?