Fan Hoods, Demand-Side Ventilation Yield Energy Savings for Restaurant

October 2008
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Oct2008, Vol. 80 Issue 10, p68
The article reports on Intelle-Hood controls from Melink which keeps energy consumption down by matching fan speed with the amount of smoke or vapor present over the cooktop, used in Print Works Bistro, part of Proximity Hotel, the first hotel in the world to be certified Platinum under the U.S. Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Rating System. With the use of Intelli-Hood controls and demand-side ventilation design, Print Works` exhaust fans operate only when needed.


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