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1.2.10 Proper operation of the regulatory systems of the temperature of the heating and cooling equipment

1.2.10 Proper operation of the regulatory systems of the temperature of the heating and cooling equipment

 

Description

A control system is a device or set of devices aimed at maintaining a variable at a certain value, or between certain limits set previously. This measure consists in the proper operation of one of these variables (the temperature) in the heating and cooling equipment.

Benefits

  • Obtain the maximum performance of heating and cooling equipment

     

  • It is estimated that the energy saving potential is low (around 10%)

Limitations

  • Operation and Maintenance (O&M) staff size, skill level, and budget need to be considered

     

Economic assessment

This measure has no associated cost, unless a company for the maintenance of the system is hired (from 200€ a year).

References and best practices

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CHARACTERIZATION

Environment or playable world:

  • Residential

  • Academic

  • Offices

  • All

Carried out by:

  • Public building users

  • Owners

  • Operators

  • All

Reduce consumption of:

  • Heating

  • Cooling

  • DHW

  • Lighting

  • Electric devices


Type of driver:

  • Physical environmental

  • Contextual

  • Psychological

  • Physiological

  • Social

Time framework:

  • Short term
  • Long term

Type of measure:

  • Envelope
  • HVAC
  • DHW
  • Lighting
  • Electrical devices
  • Other
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