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Energy Services

INVESTMENT-GRADE AUDIT (IGA)

The scope of our energy audits are consistent with ASHRAE Level III standards, and includes compilation of field data, engineering analysis, life-cycle costing, and energy modeling to calculate the project’s anticipated savings as accurately as possible. Taking into account such variables as building design, envelope, orientation, weather, schedules, controls, district systems, and energy-using systems, energy modeling allows Entegrity to prioritize energy efficiency measures by first cost, rate of return, and environmental impact. Entegrity gives the upfront engineering support to define energy and operational savings by measure. With the support of our Preconstruction Team, we quantify project costs in the IGA and develop plans for implementation.

An IGA includes many activities, but in general there are three (3) main phases of the process:

  1. Inventory
  2. Solutions
  3. Reporting

ENERGY MODELING

An energy model is a simulation based on building design, envelope, orientation, weather, schedules, controls, and energy-using systems to project comparative energy consumption and costs.

Using energy modeling, Entegrity can prioritize energy efficiency measures by first cost, rate of return, and environmental impact.

Entegrity's Energy Models conform to all requirements of:

  • USGBC / LEED Rating System
  • U.S. Department of Energy
  • ASHRAE 90.1
  • Energy Policy Act 2005

MEASUREMENT & VERIFICATION

The Measurement & Verification process includes establishing the potential of a project’s efficiency measures to save energy and then verifies that the expected results associated with these upgrades are achieved. Entegrity can evaluate with specificity where and how energy is used and provide information that reassures our customers get the results they expect from investing in energy efficiency.

Entegrity's Measurement & Verification process utilizes the industry standard protocol of the IPMVP (International Performance Measurement & Verification Protocol) and also meets all the requirements of USGBC LEED Energy and Atmosphere Credit 5.

M & V Basic Process:

  • Determine IPMVP Option and Set Goals
  • Gather Baseline Energy Data and Record
  • Design Energy Saving Program
  • Prepare Measurement and Verification Plan
  • Issue Design Specifications for M&V Plan
  • Commission M&V equipment
  • Gather energy use data as defined in the M&V Plan
  • Compute and Report Savings

12th Street Station

The LEED Silver 12th Street Station is a 46,400 square foot, two story, mixed-use, police station wiMore

Annual
Savings
$
Square Footage
46,400
Completion Date
4/9/15

American Eagle Outfitters Distribution Center

With the assistance of Entegrity, American Eagle Outfitters Distribution Center located in Hazleton,More

Annual
Savings
$
Square Footage
1,600,000
Completion Date
3/11/15

Christ United Methodist Church

In early 2013, Entegrity was hired to offer turnkey energy services for Christ United Methodist ChurMore

Annual
Savings
$68,000
Square Footage
260,000
Completion Date
8/15/15

NovaCopy

With the assistance of Entegrity, NovaCopy was awarded Gold level of certification through the U.S. More

Annual
Savings
$
Square Footage
27,736
Completion Date
3/11/16