Energy Saving Large Buildings

This page contains a range of Links and Technical Guides which should be useful for those aiming to upgrade their business.  The information has been sourced from Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland and other websites.

Accelerated Capital Allowances (ACA)

A tax incentive for companies paying corporation tax and aims to encourage investment in energy efficient equipment.

http://www.seai.ie/Your_Business/Accelerated_Capital_Allowance/

Heating Systems

Air-to-air energy recovery

Heating, ventilation and air conditioning zone controls

Lighting

Links

SEAI Lighting: www.seai.ie/Your_Business/Technologies/Lighting/

Energy Management

Links

SEAI -Energy Management: http://www.seai.ie/Your_Business/Energy_Management/

Technical Guide

SEAI Managing Energy Guide for SMEs: www.seai.ie/uploadedfiles/InfoCentre/SEIManagingEnergy.pdf

SEAI Energy Benchmarking For Success: www.seai.ie/Your_Business/Technologies/Benchmarking/

Compressed Air

Links

www.seai.ie/Your_Business/Technologies/Compressed_Air/

Case Study

www.seai.ie/uploadedfiles/InfoCentre/casestudy11.pdf

Monitoring & Targeting

Links

www.seai.ie/Your_Business/Technologies/M_T/

Refrigeration

Links: www.seai.ie/Your_Business/Technologies/Refrigeration/

Refrigeration Case Study

www.seai.ie/uploadedfiles/InfoCentre/casestudy10.pdf

– Commercial and retail refrigeration Equipment

Industrial refrigeration equipment

Variable Speed Drives (VSD)

Links:

www.sei.ie/Your_Business/Technologies/VSD/

Case Studies

– Variable Speed Drives at Premier Periclase Ltd., Drogheda

www.seai.ie/uploadedfiles/InfoCentre/csopet4vsdatpremierpericlase.pdf

– Variable Speed Drives at Ascend Communications International

www.seai.ie/uploadedfiles/InfoCentre/csopet5vsdatascend.pdf

Building Energy Management Systems (BEMS)

Links

www.seai.ie/Your_Business/Technologies/BEMS/

Case Studies

– Building Energy Management Systems at Stratus Computers

www.seai.ie/uploadedfiles/InfoCentre/cs1bemsatstratus.pdf

– Building Energy Management Systems at UCD Belfield

www.seai.ie/uploadedfiles/FundedProgrammes/cs2bemsatucd.pdf

Others

– OPET Building: Support of the implementation of EU regulation related to the efficient use of energy in the building sector

www.managenergy.net/download/opet_gp/summaries/_s017p_eu_ee-building-sector-romania.htm

– Energy Benchmark Pool Frankfurt in Commercial Buildings

www.managenergy.net/download/nr18.pdf

– Green-Schools, Ireland

www.managenergy.net/download/nr243.pdf

Combined Heat and Power

Links

SEI Combined Heat & Power (CHP): www.seai.ie/Your_Business/Technologies/CHP/

List of CHP suppliers: www.seai.ie/Grants/CHP/Further_Information/CHP_Supplier_List.pdf

Reports

– An Examination of the Future Potential of CHP in Ireland

www.seai.ie/uploadedfiles/InfoCentre/chpreport.pdf

– Combined Heat and Power Plant at St Patrick’s Hospital, Dublin

www.seai.ie/About_Energy/Energy_Technologies/CHP/St_Patricks_CHP_-final.pdf

– Combined Heat and Power ESCO Model – A&L Goodbody, Dublin

www.seai.ie/Publications/Your_Business_Publications/A_L-Final.pdf