The Low-Energy Supermarket Project

Christensen, Henrik B.
December 2003
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Dec2003, Vol. 75 Issue 12, p48
Provides information on the Low-Energy Superstore project, which aims at building a superstore that uses 30-percent less energy that the current prototype store in the U.S. Components of the store building; Refrigeration system of the superstore; Features of the software program used for modeling and analysis of energy usage.


Related Articles

  • Government chiller replacements present problems and opportunities.  // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;7/22/96, Vol. 198 Issue 12, p34 

    Focuses on energy conservation concerns in refrigerating components of chillers installed in government buildings in the United States. Urgency for replacing refrigerants based on CFC; Survey findings on energy consumption efficiency of the chiller refrigerants installed in public buildings.

  • Conference Explores Future Of Refrigeration. Powell, Peter // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;8/23/2004, Vol. 222 Issue 17, p1 

    Reports on issues discussed at the joint Compressor Engineering Conference and Refrigeration & Air Conditioning conferences held at Purdue Unversity in West Lafayette, Indiana. Integrated design for whole buildings; Goals to reduce energy consumption in residential and commercial buildings; Food...

  • Heat integration of ammonia refrigeration cycle into buildings heating systems in buildings. Boldyryev, S.; Garev, A.; Klemeš, J.; Tovazhnyansky, L.; Kapustenko, P.; Perevertaylenko, O.; Arsenyeva, O. // Theoretical Foundations of Chemical Engineering;Jan2013, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p39 

    The possibility of utilizing the low-potential heat of the ammonia refrigeration cycle has been shown. The design of an energy-saving heat exchangers network to heat water and air in municipal buildings has been proposed. The possibility of increasing the pressure of ammonia with the purpose of...

  • Savawatt: switched-on power management. Townsend, Solitaire // Green Futures;Sep/Oct2005, Issue 54, Special section p4 

    Features Savawatt's Savaplug for low energy operation in the appliance market in Great Britain. Business opportunity in energy savings in commercial refrigeration and air conditioning.

  • Risk Assessment and Control Measures of Air conditioning System in Large Commercial building. Weikang Dang; Guoqiang Xia; Yuliang Zhong; Lin Yang; Chunhua Sun; hua Yang // Applied Mechanics & Materials;2014, Issue 694, p266 

    The risks of air conditioning system were found out by analyzing safety accident in recent years, and the derivative and secondary disasters were identified about air conditioning system. On the basis of the theory of man-machine-environment-management of system safety analysis, the risk index...

  • Calibrating Detailed Building Energy Simulation Programs with Measured Data--Part II: Application to Three Case Study Office Buildings (RP-1051). Reddy, T. Agami; Maor, Itzhak; Panjapornpon, Chanin // HVAC&R Research;Mar2007, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p243 

    The companion paper proposed a general methodology of calibrating detailed building energy simulation programs to performance data that also allowed the determination of the prediction uncertainty of intended energy conservation measures. The methodology strived to provide a measure of...

  • Putting your money on meters and monitors. Horwitz // Energy User News;Sep99, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p13 

    Describes the use of meters and monitors to provide electric use profiles and facilitate energy management in buildings. Unisys Corp.'s application of monitoring system at its data center in Eagan, Minnesota; Metering system used by Tyson Foods to monitor energy use at its plant in Springdale,...

  • Outdoor Reset Saves Energy.  // Plumbing & Mechanical;Jul2009, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p98 

    The article reports on the significance of the outdoor reset control of Tekmar Control Systems Ltd. on energy conservation of buildings in the U.S. It highlights the study by the Center for Energy and Environment reveals that hydronic heating systems with outdoor reset control achieves 18...

  • 43% Energy Savings. Lussier, Geneviève; Lakiza, Victoria; Dubé, Jean-François; Lévesque, Pierre // ASHRAE Journal;Dec2012, Vol. 54 Issue 12, p42 

    The article presents a case study of the condominum complex Les Verrières sur le Fleuve located at Nun's Island, Montreal, Quebec, which achieved 43 percent energy savings. The condominium complex decided to optimize its mechanical systems in the public spaces to reduce its electricity bill...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics