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1.2.17 Avoid using personal heaters in air-conditioned spaces

1.2.17 Avoid using personal heaters in air-conditioned spaces Description Generally, these types of heaters are inefficient, ineffective, and in some cases, unsafe. If occupants are in an air conditioned space (or one that is centrally heated) and find conditions a little chilly, they should not resort to personal heaters. The air-conditioning system [...]

2018-01-16T11:02:05+00:00

1.3.1 Lower the DHW temperature set-point

1.1.3 Lower the DHW temperature set-point Description Water should not be overheated more than necessary (each 10°C rise in DHW temperature increases the energy consumption by around 15%). To save energy, it is recommended to adjust the thermostat of DHW at 60°C (this temperature should not be reduced to avoid problems of [...]

2018-01-16T11:13:20+00:00

2.4.14 Installation of daylighting sensors (dimmer)

2.4.14 Installation of daylighting sensors (dimmer) Description It is a system that automatically adjusts the quantity of light emitted by the lamp according to the contribution of natural light in the area where it is located. The amount of light emitted by the lamp gradually changes according to the contribution of natural [...]

2018-01-15T13:35:55+00:00

2.4.13 Installation of daylighting sensors (on/off)

2.4.13 Installation of daylighting sensors (on/off) Description It is a system that automatically adjusts the quantity of light emitted by the lamp according to the contribution of natural light in the area where it is located. The lamps are connected/disconnected automatically to detect a level of determined brightness (they are turned on [...]

2017-12-01T13:09:21+00:00

2.4.11 Installation of manual potentiometer switches

2.4.11 Installation of manual potentiometer switches Description It is a high frequency push/rotatory or slide dimmer switch. The DC supply can be increased or decreased by the switch to affect the resistance, hence the dimness of the lamp. This form of dimming requires a dimming pair of cables to be run around [...]

2017-12-01T13:05:07+00:00