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Caba Green Buildings Conf 2006


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Caba Green Buildings Conf 2006

  1. 2. Your Speakers <ul><li>Glenn MacDonell </li></ul><ul><li>Director, Environment Directorate, Energy and Environmental Industries Branch (EEIB), Industry Sector </li></ul><ul><li>Industry Canada </li></ul><ul><li>David Katz </li></ul><ul><li>CEO, Sustainable Resources Management Inc. </li></ul><ul><li>Jonathan Westeinde </li></ul><ul><li>Managing Partner, Windmill Development Group </li></ul><ul><li>David Dern </li></ul><ul><li>Marketing Director, Continental Automated Buildings Association (CABA)--moderator </li></ul>
  2. 3. Key Points <ul><li>What technologies and systems are there to support green buildings? </li></ul><ul><li>How do integrated and intelligent building systems help a building achieve its energy efficiency objectives? </li></ul><ul><li>What technologies are available to meet the needs of designers, builders etc. who are constructing or retrofitting green buildings? </li></ul><ul><li>Is this technology accessible and affordable? </li></ul>
  3. 4. IB Definition Intelligent Building: One where technological buildings systems, communications and controls are integrated to create an infrastructure and a building that provides the owner, operator and occupant with an environment which is flexible, effective, comfortable and secure. --Source: CABA’s Technology Roadmap for Intelligent Buildings
  4. 5. In other words... 24/7 Monitoring Breakdown Plant Tuning Conditioned Monitoring Car Park Utilisation FIRE Functionality checks Detector service Fire, Life, Safety ACCESS Doors Buildings Occupancy Feed Forward ENERGY Utility Monitoring (Elec/Water/Gas/Oil) Tenant Building Air/Water Heat Lighting Back-up Generation HVAC Air-Handling Unit Boilers Pumps Fans Energy Control Variable Air Volume Air Quality LIFTS Breakdown Maintenance Traffic Performance SECURITY Doors PIR Integration LIGHTING Schedules Occupancy Sensing W G E COMMUNICATIONS Voice/Video/Data
  5. 6. Green Building Definition Green buildings are high performance buildings, providing healthier living and working environments for less money over the long run. Green buildings are designed to maximize users’ comfort and productivity while levying the smallest possible environmental impact. The key to this high performance building is the integration of the best technologies, materials and features in the design of the building. --Source: Windmill Developments
  6. 7. The Opportunities --In the US., buildings account for 65% of electricity consumption and 36% of primary energy use --Operating a typical US household produces 26,000 pounds of greenhouse gases each year --Most No. Americans spend 90% of their lives indoors. Source: “LEED is Broken…Let’s Fix It,” 2005, Auden Shendler and Randy Udall --LEED --EnergyStar --BIQ --CABA’s Intelligent Buildings Roadmap
  7. 8. North American demand for intelligent building controls-environmental (IBC) systems from 1995 to 2010.
  8. 9. Integrated Design Team An Integrated design team and process - dedicated to the integration notion! Integration should be implemented from inception to completion. The initial design stage is perceived as most critical to the process. The guidance of the System Integrator at this stage is indispensable!
  9. 10. Construction & Design-Build Cutbacks!
  10. 11. <ul><li>Financial impacts/life cycle costs. </li></ul><ul><li>Integrated design/build process. </li></ul><ul><li>IBS reliability. </li></ul><ul><li>Education and changing practices. </li></ul><ul><li>Competing technologies. </li></ul><ul><li>Standards/protocols are not interoperable. </li></ul>Challenges to IB GROWTH
  11. 12. Cost Justifying IBs Energy Management Legacy System Migration Life Safety and Security LEEDing Intelligent Buildings Designing Intelligence into Buildings Industry SWOT