Optimization of commercial building systems: technologies, practices and strategies

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 · recorded on-demand

Cost: 
Free to view; $95 for credit
Length: 
80 minutes
  • OVERVIEW
  • DETAILS
  • REGISTRATION
  • CREDITS
  • SPEAKER BIO(S)

AS A RESULT OF THIS WEBINAR YOU WILL BE ABLE TO:

  • Understand the resources available for tracking building performance.
  • Describe examples of HVAC and lighting operational practices that can lead to improved performance.
  • Discuss methods for testing and evaluating HVAC and lighting system performance.
  • Describe energy management considerations related to occupant comfort and indoor air quality.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Building owners, facility managers and engineers, maintenance personnel, energy managers, building operators, contractors, energy efficiency specialists and anyone interested in procuring or providing energy efficiency services.

POP QUIZ
Test your knowledge of commercial building systems

Download the course outline (PDF).

Do you understand what it takes to rein in energy use in commercial buildings? It makes sense to focus on the three big energy end uses: heating, cooling and lighting. We’ll explore all three during this on-demand webinar. Tools, practices and technologies will be shared and energy management strategies, as well as VFD and LED retrofits will be discussed.

Operational practices, often the lowest cost energy conservation measures, can provide significant returns in energy and dollar savings. Efficient scheduling and sensor error remediation can produce results with very little investment. We’ll discuss these and other operational adjustments, as well as the optimization of airside economizers, lighting controls, ventilation systems for indoor air quality and supply fan controls. You’ll learn methods for testing and evaluating existing HVAC and lighting systems such as staff and occupant interviews, onsite observations, spot measurements and more. Watch the webinar now to find out what tools, energy management strategies and practices, and technologies result in energy savings, as well as improved occupant comfort, productivity and indoor air quality.

This webinar is free to view, $95 to take quiz for credit.

If you plan to view the webcast with others at a shared location, only one registration is needed. Separate registration is required for each individual requiring continuing education credit.

In order to receive credit for viewing this webinar, you'll need to pass a short quiz. A link to the quiz will be provided in your registration confirmation email.

Register for credit

In order to receive credit for viewing this webinar, you'll need to pass a short quiz. A link to the quiz will be provided in your registration confirmation email. Separate registration is required for each individual requiring continuing education credit.

All credits have different expiration dates, so it is to your advantage to take the quiz as soon as possible.

AFE This program supports a topic within the body of knowledge outlined by the Association for Facilities Engineering CPE/CPMM/CPS Certification Programs, and should count as 0.1 CEUs (1 hour) toward re-certification.

BOMI This webinar is approved for 1 continuing professional development point toward renewal of the professional designations offered by BOMI International.

GBCI We are a provider of GBCI approved courses for continuing education. This is a GBCI approved course and offers 1 CE hour. We are also a USGBC Education Partner.

IACET As an IACET Accredited Provider, Seventhwave offers CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard. Seventhwave is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEUs for this program.

WI DSPS Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services has approved this course for 1 CEU for the following credential: Commercial Building Inspector Certification. Note that you may not retake the same course for credit more than once during the 1-, 2- or 4-year term of your specific credential.

WI PE This course qualifies for up to 1 PDH for professional engineers in the state of Wisconsin. The registrant must verify that the course content is related to their area of professional practice (more information).

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