Building Retrofit Basics

Date: May 21, 2013

Time: 8:30 am - 11:00 am

Host: Con Edison

Type: Lecture/Presentation

Link: http://glny-buildingretrofits1-eorg.eventbrite.com

Join Con Edison and a slate of building performance experts to learn about financial savings available through energy efficiency retrofits. Carefully selected specialists will outline the most effective lighting and energy system retrofits for small and medium scale commercial properties.

 

A host of simple energy conservation measures are available for smaller buildings with lower intensity occupancy- from basic lighting retrofits to tuning of HVAC systems to training of personnel. Discover the right solutions for your particular property or project and the financial incentives available to undertake them.

 

AIA CEUs: 2.0

 

8:30-9:00 am

Registration, Coffee & Networking

 

9:00 am

Welcome / Introductory Remarks

David Pospisil, Con Edison

 

9:05 am

NYC Energy Code and Greener, Greater Buildings Plan Legislation

Yetsuh Frank, Green Light New York

Overview of the recently created NYC energy code, DOB implementation of new regulations, and the requirements of the Greener Greater Buildings Plan.

 

9:25 am

Commercial HVAC Retrofits

Saverio Grosso, Eneractive Solutions

Survey of the most common HVAC retrofit strategies in medium-scale commercial buildings. Presentation will distinguish between owner- and tenant-initiated energy conservation measures, will outline the most common systems or technologies deployed, and the energy and cost savings expected.

 

9:55 am

Commercial Lighting Retrofits

Charles Cameron, Studio C Squared Lighting Design

Survey of the most common lighting retrofit strategies for medium-scale commercial buildings or tenants, with an emphasis on “Good, Better and Best” approaches to systems and controls.

 

10:25

Retrofit Incentive Programs

Con Edison Representative

Details on the various applicable Con Edison programs.

 

10:45

Closing Remarks

David Pospisil, Con Edison