We discuss the importance of smart energy solutions in apartment buildings. The primary focus is on sub-metering existing buildings to allocate energy expenses to individual units, incentivizing tenants to improve efficiency. This shift in responsibility from the owner to the tenant can help in reducing OPEX and aligning incentives for energy savings. The use of IoT technology, like smart thermostats, is highlighted as a key aspect of smart energy management, allowing for peak load management and demand response. Additionally, the future trend towards decarbonization and the transition to electrical appliances raise the need for balancing energy usage, potentially involving solar panels and batteries. Overall, the video emphasizes the importance of understanding and managing energy consumption in buildings to achieve cost savings and efficiency, especially with the increasing complexity of energy grids and renewable technologies.

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