You know a power monitoring system provides comprehensive, real-time data on power quality – but do you need to install one? Here are three reasons to make the investment.

Reason #1: You’re looking to save money

Even if you think you are doing okay on energy spend, it may be worthwhile to double check your statements. Energy bills can increase little by little over time, driving costs you may not catch with a glance over. By installing a power monitoring system, you gain access to digestible information regarding your energy use. Only when you identify a problem, can you fix it! The oversight a power monitoring system provides allows you to create energy efficiencies that help financially.

Reason #2: You can’t afford downtime

Power system failures can cost an organization money by putting productivity on hold. A huge benefit to powering monitoring systems is the minimization of unexpected downtime in your operation. Included in your power monitoring system is a software that will alert you of maintenance needed on your electrical work. When you have the luxury to plan ahead you can be conscious not to interrupt business hours.

Reason #3: You want to be environmentally friendly

Not as direct as the first two but a pretty good tipping point is the positive impact sustainable practice has on a corporate image. If saving money and increasing productivity is not enough, consider the benefits of corporate responsibility. Consumers increasingly appreciate organizations that support sustainability. In short, it looks good to carry out business in an eco-friendly way.

For over four decades, EIG has engineered and manufactured power meters with advanced analysis capability. We’re here to help you meet your specific metering needs no matter where in the world you do business. Email us at for more information.