How-Tos

The How-To section contains practical articles that tell you how to do specific tasks via the API. These discrete tasks are often common across products.

A list of all the How-Tos is available on the right. Some of the topics include:

  • Bill Solve - estimating a customer's energy usage for a single bill based on the cost
  • Custom Rates - adding custom rates to an account or using custom rates in a calculation
  • Incentives - finding and calculating incentives for your customer
  • Taxes - passing tax rates in a calculation request and setting tax rates on an account
  • TOU Profile Upload - uploading a customer's usage profile with time-of-use reading data
  • Utility and Tariff - selecting the right utility and tariff for accounts and calculations