Content related to ‘demand response’
These units can start in as little as 6.5 seconds, facilitating compliance with NFPA 110 Level 1 Type 10.
There is great potential for facilities to reduce energy costs through frequency regulation, regardless of the demand response market.
Ten qualified commercial buildings, with an average daily summer peak load over 500 kW, will be chosen to participate in this demand side management initiative.
This type of program has a significant part to play in the increased adoption of solar and wind energy sources.
A recent report from Navigant Research forecasts worldwide revenue from demand response programs will grow from $1.6 billion annually in 2014 to $9.7 billion in 2023.
Participants in the DRPP include the U.S. Green Building Council, Environmental Defense Fund, Lawrence Berkeley National Labs, Southern California Edison, NV Energy, MelRok, and Skipping Stone.
A survey of TFM readers provides insight on current and future system upgrades. From the April 2013 issue.
Government incentives and utility rebates have momentum and are among options to investigate. From the March 2013 issue of Today’s Facility Manager.
What is it like to participate in a demand response program? Should facility managers prepare for any unwanted challenges or surprises?
Facility managers can procure services that include fuel conversions, demand response, and energy asset optimization.