Newsline

Project Files: Energy Reduction

October 6, 2008
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+

COMPANY: Siemens Building Technologies Inc., Buffalo Grove, Ill.

INSTALLATION: Investment-grade energy audit, HVAC upgrades

COMPLETION: To be determined

CUSTOMER: Allegheny College, Meadville, Pa.

OBJECTIVE: Replace aging elements of the infrastructure in order to achieve better energy efficiency and emission reductions across all facilities at the college.

DESCRIPTION: Siemens Building Technologies Inc. was recently selected to provide an investment-grade energy audit, the first step in a total energy use reduction plan, at Allegheny College, a private liberal arts college in Meadville, Pa. The company has also agreed to install the retrofits and guarantee the energy savings to the college. Following the initial audit, the company will use the data to prepare a formal presentation that outlines what facility improvement measures will deliver the best energy-efficiency gains. Judging from Siemens’ past experience, Allegheny College’s audit will likely reveal that upgrades to boilers, chillers, major HVAC equipment, water, thermal improvements, building lighting, and system controls will net significant energy savings. “Allegheny is not only committed to reducing our own impact on the environment, but we are also dedicated to providing students with the knowledge and skills they need to deal with ongoing environmental issues as they assume leadership roles,” said Richard Cook, president of Allegheny.

”We are also dedicated to providing students with the knowledge and skills they need to deal with ongoing environmental issues…”
- Richard Cook, president of Allegheny


Publication date: 10/06/2008

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to The NEWS Magazine

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

2014 MCAA Annual Convention

Scenes from the 2014 MCAA Annual Convention in Scottsdale, Ariz.

Podcasts

NEWSmakers: Julian Scadden

Training is an ongoing process. Julian will discuss how you can generate maximum return on time and energy invested training by following a three part process. Listen to this podcast to get expert tips on training, tracking and follow up. 

More Podcasts

THE MAGAZINE

ACHRNEWS

NEWS 04-14-14 cover

2014 April 14

Check out the weekly edition of The NEWS today!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

SERVICE CALLS POLL

Which statement on service calls best applies to your business?
View Results Poll Archive

HVACR INDUSTRY STORE

plumbing-hvac.gif
2014 National Plumbing & HVAC Estimator

Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual!

More Products

Clear Seas Research

 

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

DON'T MISS A THING

Magazine image
 
Register today for complete access to ACHRNews.com. Get full access to the latest features, Extra Edition, and more.

STAY CONNECTED

facebook icontwitter iconyoutube iconLinkedIn i con