Condominiums and commercial buildings with electrical “master meters” can minimize operating costs and reduce energy consumption by submetering common areas, owners’ units and mixed-use vendors, as well as parking structures and retail spaces.

Submetering not only fairly allocates the cost of electricity; it encourages residents in each unit to conserve energy. Depending on the property and the occupants’willingness to change their behavior, electricity reduction can range from 10 to 25 percent.

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Hawaii Energy offers a substantial incentive of $150 per unit (up to 50 percent of the total project cost) for submeters used for billing. The cost of submetering ranges from $350 to $550 per unit, with monthly billing service fees from $1.50 to $5 per bill.

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