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2.5.8 Install vending machine misers

2.5.8 Install vending machine misers Description The vending misers use sensors which control the occupancy near the vending machine and the temperature inside the machine. The vending miser will turn off the advertising light if the area near the vending machine is vacancy for more than 15 minutes and will power down the [...]

2018-01-24T08:52:45+00:00

2.5.9 De-lamp vending machines

2.5.9 De-lamp vending machines Description The lighting system of a vending machine consumes an important portion of its total energy consumption, that is, the light and ballast use typically about 180 W and the total consumption of a vending machine is 400W. The measure consists in de-lamping the advertising light inside the machine. [...]

2018-01-24T08:54:19+00:00

2.5.10 Purchase of induction plates

2.5.10 Purchase of induction plates Description The measure consists in installing induction plates in the kitchen instead of gas or electrical cookers Benefits The cooking heat could be adjusted instantaneously and with great precision as well as with gas cookers Energy is supplied only to the cooking vessel by [...]

2018-01-24T08:54:49+00:00

2.5.11 Consider the use of a common laundry instead of in-unit washing machine

2.5.11 Consider the use of a common laundry instead of in-unit washing machine Description In multi-family buildings consider the use of common washing machines instead of installing washing machines in each apartment unit. Benefits Apartment floor spaces is saved Higher load capacity of common washing-machines Energy savings Water savings [...]

2018-01-24T08:55:16+00:00

2.6.2 Installation of photovoltaic panels

2.6.2 Installation of photovoltaic panels Description Photovoltaic panels (PV) convert solar radiation into electric current. To take advantage of the collected energy, due to its difficult storage, and the high losses that imply, these collection systems are connected to the electric grid, selling electricity in hours of production, and buying it in [...]

2018-01-24T08:57:04+00:00

2.6.3 Installation of direct traction electric lifts

2.6.3 Installation of direct traction electric lifts Description The latest generation lifts are electric of direct traction with smaller machines, thus avoiding reduction elements such as gears, bearings, oils, etc. This type of lifts supposes a significant technological change in what refers to energy consumption and energy efficiency. [...]

2018-01-24T08:57:31+00:00

2.6.4 Installation of mechanisms of selective manoeuvre for several lifts

2.6.4 Installation of mechanisms of selective manoeuvre for several lifts Description To optimize the rides, in case of being available several lifts, mechanisms of selective manoeuvre can be installed, which activate only the call of the closest lift to the required point and provide a faster and more energy-efficient service. [...]

2018-01-24T08:58:03+00:00

2.6.5 Installation of a Building Energy Management System (BEMS)

2.6.5 Installation of a Building Energy Management System (BEMS) Description BEMS are computer-based systems that help to manage, control and monitor building technical services (HVAC, lighting etc.) and the energy consumption of devices used within the building. They provide the information and the tools that building managers need both to understand the energy [...]

2018-01-24T08:58:27+00:00

2.6.6 Installation of an ICT system

2.6.6 Installation of an ICT system Description ICT has been identified as one possible means to design, optimize, regulate and control energy use within existing and future (smart) buildings. ICT could not only be used for decreasing the energy consumption in buildings, but also to create new business opportunities driven by the need [...]

2018-01-24T08:58:53+00:00

2.6.7 Installation of smart meters

2.6.7 Installation of smart meters Description A smart meter is usually an electronic device that records electricity consumption in intervals of an hour or less and communicates that information at least daily back to the utility for monitoring and billing. Benefits Remove estimated meter reads and generate [...]

2018-01-24T08:59:13+00:00