3 Key Systems Commercial Retrofit[1]


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  • 3 Key Systems Commercial Retrofit[1]

    1. 1. Green Commercial Building Retrofitting Cost / Benefit for Three Key Systems and Options Presented by: Eco-$mart, Inc. An EPA ENERGY STAR Buildings and EPA Water Sense Partner Operated with Guidance from the Florida House Institute for Sustainable Development
    2. 2. The Florida House Learning Center <ul><li>Created by the Nonprofit Florida House Institute for Sustainable Development and Sarasota County Cooperative Extension Service </li></ul><ul><li>The Florida House was opened to the public on Earth Day, 1994 </li></ul>
    3. 3. About Eco-$mart, Inc. <ul><li>An EPA ENERGY STAR and EPA Water Sense Partner </li></ul><ul><li>Operates with Guidance from the Nonprofit Florida House Institute for Sustainable Development (FHI): </li></ul><ul><li>Offers Free Green Materials Consultations </li></ul><ul><li>Distributes Approved Systems </li></ul><ul><li>Sources Installation and Energy Ratings </li></ul><ul><li>Sources Energy Efficient Financing </li></ul><ul><li>Provides Educational Seminars for Public and Trades </li></ul>
    4. 4. Why Green Retrofitting? <ul><li>Create Positive Cash Flow for Building Owner </li></ul><ul><li>Increase Productivity </li></ul><ul><li>Increase Occupant Comfort </li></ul><ul><li>Create Free Positive Publicity </li></ul><ul><li>Reduce Carbon Footprint, Foreign Oil Dependence </li></ul><ul><li>Take Advantage of New Tax Credits / Grants / Deductions </li></ul><ul><li>Stimulate the Local Economy </li></ul>
    5. 5. Our Priorities for Selecting Green Building Materials <ul><li>1. Enhances efficiency, health, disaster resistance. </li></ul><ul><li>2. Reduces maintenance, construction time, construction costs, operating costs. </li></ul><ul><li>3. If not capital cost saving, then at least creates positive cash flow for building owners. </li></ul><ul><li>4. Locally available, supportable. </li></ul>
    6. 6. 3 Key Systems for Commercial Building Retrofitting
    7. 7. Green Commercial Upgrade Package Example: <ul><li>3 Key Systems: </li></ul><ul><li>1. Demand Buster Water-Cooled A/C Retrofit </li></ul><ul><li>2. Eco-Flector Insulating Low-E Window Retrofit </li></ul><ul><li>3. LED Lighting – Interior and Exterior </li></ul><ul><li>Options: </li></ul><ul><li>Brac Greywater Recycling (Laundry Facilities) </li></ul><ul><li>Passive Solar Water Heating </li></ul><ul><li>3. Photovoltaic Power Generation, and more </li></ul>Applying the 3 key systems to a building upgrade will reduce energy consumption by 25 to 40 percent . Typical payback periods are two to five years. Project can be leased, creating immediate positive cash flow and a more comfortable, productive work environment.
    8. 8. Example “3 Key Systems” Cost / Benefit May Also Qualify for $1.80 per Square Foot Tax Deduction Building Size (square feet under air) 20,000 Standard Eco-$mart Eco-$mart Retrofit Features / Costs Building Retrofit Demand Buster Water-Cooled A/C Retrofit No $82,500 Eco-Flector Window Radiant Barrier / Insulator No $90,000 (all costs are estimated) LED Lighting, Interior and Exterior No $104,000 Retrofit Cost $194,000.00 Monthly Electric Bills (25% Lower w/Eco-$mart) $23,800.00 $17,850.00 Increased Occupant Comfort, Productivity No Yes Low Noise Transmission No Yes Enhanced Lighting Effectiveness No Yes Improved Pest Resistance No Yes Low Maintenance No Yes Lease Option Monthly Payment (5 year lease at 12%): -$4,315.42 Monthly Energy Savings: $5,950.00 Immediate Positive Cash Flow Per Month: $1,634.58   Or, Cash / Payback Example: Savings, from Day One:   $5,950.00 per month   Savings, from Day One: $71,400.00 per year   Payback Period:   2.72 years
    9. 9. Key System 1: Demand Buster Water-Cooled A/C Retrofit Converts Air-Cooled to Water-Cooled. One Cooling Tower can Serve Multiple Condensers, up to 100 Tons Home Depot Study: 28% Peak Demand and 55% kWH Savings
    10. 10. Key System 1: Demand Buster Water-Cooled A/C Retrofit Home Depot Study: 28% Peak Demand and 55% kWH Savings
    11. 11. Key System 2: Eco-Flector Insulating/Radiant Barrier Window Retrofit Without Eco-Flector With Eco-Flector Eco-Flector Panels are Held Magnetically to the Inside of the Window Frame and Can be Reversed to Trap Heat in Winter Eco-Flector Gives Windows the Insulating Value of a Wall! Also Available as Vertical Blinds
    12. 12. <ul><li>Eco-Flector Addresses all Four Ways that Buildings Lose / Gain Heat through Windows </li></ul>Key System 2: Eco-Flector Insulating/Radiant Barrier Window Retrofit Eco-Flector Improves Solar Heat Gain Blockage in Single Pane, Double Pane or even Low-E Windows
    13. 13. Key System 3: LED Replacement Lamps <ul><li>No ballasts, no mercury. </li></ul><ul><li>50,000 hour warranty </li></ul><ul><li>Available in warm white and daylight colors </li></ul><ul><li>3W LED = 15W CFL = 60W Incandescent </li></ul>
    14. 14. Key System 3: LED Retrofit for HID Lighting <ul><li>400W MH replaced with 88W LED </li></ul><ul><li>50,000 hour life </li></ul><ul><li>Lowers mainten-ance costs </li></ul>
    15. 15. Key System 3:LED Retrofit for HID Lighting LED LIGHTING ABOVE HID LIGHTING BELOW
    16. 16. Additional Options for Commercial Building Retrofitting
    17. 17. Designed for large residential buildings, hotels, detention complexes, shelter homes and other facilities with up to 180 people. Can be retrofitted to recycle laundry rinse water – saving up to 40% of water use. Brac Commercial Greywater Systems
    18. 18. Brac Greywater System (Commercial Install Photos)
    19. 19. <ul><li>Saves 90 to 95% of water heating costs </li></ul><ul><li>No moving parts </li></ul><ul><li>No storage tank required in building </li></ul><ul><li>Provides hot water during power outages </li></ul><ul><li>No freezing, corrosion </li></ul><ul><li>Can be installed in series to pre-heat water for commercial boilers </li></ul>Thermosiphon Passive Solar Water Heating
    20. 20. <ul><li>Rebates and ITC as grants now available </li></ul><ul><li>Can be roof mounted, ground mounted </li></ul><ul><li>Eligible for carbon offset and renewable energy credits </li></ul><ul><li>Can provide emergency power </li></ul>Photovoltaic Systems
    21. 21. Electro-Brom 100% Chlorine-Free Pool / Cooling Tower Sanitation <ul><li>No off-gassing of chlorine, burning of eyes, drying of skin </li></ul><ul><li>Reduces maintenance costs by 50 to 60 percent </li></ul><ul><li>No storing of toxic chemicals (uses bromine salt only) </li></ul><ul><li>Best protection against biological agents in cooling towers </li></ul>
    22. 22. Atmospheric Water Generators Electrostatic Air Filter - Removes harmful dust and particles from the air. R/O and Double-Pass Ultra-Violet Sanitizer - Eliminates all harmful bacteria, viruses and micro-organisms. Activated Carbon Filter - Removes harmful chemicals and odors to assure great tasting water. Monitored Recycling - Guarantees your water reserve is always fresh and pure. Hot and Cold Water Dispensing – Tea or coffee? No Bottle Disposal or Transportation – Reducing carbon emissions. Takes 5 to 8 gallons per day of water from the air, reducing indoor humidity Typical $0.12 per gallon for purified water
    23. 23. Kirei Renewable Cabinetboard <ul><li>Renewable, attractive material made from recycled Sorghum Wheat </li></ul>
    24. 24. Torzo Sustainable Solid Surface Counters, Cabinets or Floors Recycled wheat straw, sunflower husks, wood chips or wood fiber, blended with nontoxic acrylic. Durable, yet workable with standard wood tools (D, D, S, O, I , I).
    25. 25. Renewable Cabinetry Wood - Bamboo, Palm and FSC Teak
    26. 26. FSC Certified Teak and Almendro Flooring <ul><li>Forestry Stewardship Council certified </li></ul><ul><li>Plantation grown in Costa Rica </li></ul><ul><li>Available as both solid and engineered </li></ul>
    27. 27. Marmoleum Click <ul><li>Durable, easy to clean, glueless installation </li></ul><ul><li>Made from linseed oil, rosins, wood flour </li></ul><ul><li>Hypoallergenic, non-static </li></ul>
    28. 28. PPG – Pure Performance Zero VOC Paint <ul><li>Top Quality Paint </li></ul><ul><li>Zero VOC, Including Most Tints </li></ul><ul><li>Very Low Odor </li></ul><ul><li>Durable, Washable </li></ul><ul><li>Mold and Mildew Resistant </li></ul><ul><li>Available in 1890 Colors from PPG (can Match other Mfrs.) </li></ul>
    29. 29. Benefits Summary: Green Commercial Retrofitting <ul><li>Immediate Positive Cash Flow to Building Owner (with lease payment smaller than energy savings) </li></ul><ul><li>Capitalize on Available Financial Incentives </li></ul><ul><li>Lower Maintenance Costs </li></ul><ul><li>Healthier, More Productive Work Environment </li></ul><ul><li>Positive Media Attention </li></ul><ul><li>More Money Invested in Local Economy </li></ul><ul><li>Reduced Dependence on Foreign Oil </li></ul>
    30. 30. Thank You <ul><li>We appreciate your taking the time to learn about the latest “Green” Commercial Building Upgrades. </li></ul><ul><li>Please let us know how we can be of assistance. </li></ul><ul><li>888-329-2705 / 941-377-9460 </li></ul><ul><li>www.eco-smart.com </li></ul>