Measures - Version 0.3

Technology Category Measure Names
Advanced Metering Systems
  • Install advanced metering systems
  • Clean and/or repair
  • Implement training and/or documentation
  • Upgrade operating protocols, calibration, and/or sequencing
  • Other
Boiler Plant Improvements
  • Replace boiler
  • Replace burner
  • Decentralize boiler
  • Insulate boiler room
  • Add energy recovery
  • Convert gas-fired unit to boiler loop
  • Convert system from steam to hot water
  • Clean and/or repair
  • Implement training and/or documentation
  • Upgrade operating protocols, calibration, and/or sequencing
  • Convert to Cleaner Fuels
  • Other
Building Automation Systems/Energy Management Control Systems (EMCS)
  • Add heat recovery
  • Add or upgrade BAS/EMS/EMCS
  • Add or upgrade controls
  • Convert pneumatic controls to DDC
  • Upgrade operating protocols, calibration, and/or sequencing
  • Other
Building Envelope Modifications
  • Air seal envelope
  • Increase wall insulation
  • Insulate thermal bypasses
  • Increase ceiling insulation
  • Increase roof insulation
  • Insulate attic hatch / stair box
  • Add attic/knee wall insulation
  • Install cool/green roof
  • Add shading devices
  • Add window films
  • Install or replace solar screens
  • Replace glazing
  • Replace windows
  • Increase floor insulation
  • Insulate foundation
  • Clean and/or repair
  • Other
Chilled Water, Hot Water, and Steam Distribution Systems
  • Add pipe insulation
  • Repair and/or replace steam traps
  • Retrofit and replace chiller plant pumping, piping, and controls
  • Repair or replace existing condensate return systems or install new condensate return systems
  • Add recirculating pumps
  • Replace or upgrade water heater
  • Add energy recovery
  • Install solar hot water system
  • Separate SHW from heating
  • Replace with higher efficiency pump
  • Replace with variable speed pump
  • Install or upgrade master venting
  • Replace steam traps with orifice plates
  • Install steam condensate heat recovery
  • Clean and/or repair
  • Implement training and/or documentation
  • Upgrade operating protocols, calibration, and/or sequencing
  • Other
Chiller Plant Improvements
  • Add energy recovery
  • Install VSD on electric centrifugal chillers
  • Replace chiller
  • Install gas cooling
  • Add or repair economizer cycle
  • Add or replace cooling tower
  • Clean and/or repair
  • Implement training and/or documentation
  • Upgrade operating protocols, calibration, and/or sequencing
  • Other
Conveyance Systems (e.g., Elevators)
  • Add elevator regenerative drives
  • Upgrade controls
  • Upgrade motors
  • Clean and/or repair
  • Implement training and/or documentation
  • Upgrade operating protocols, calibration, and/or sequencing
  • Other
Data center energy conservation improvements
  • Improve data center efficiency
  • Implement hot aisle hold aisle design
  • Implement server virtualization
  • Upgrade servers
  • Clean and/or repair
  • Implement training and/or documentation
  • Upgrade operating protocols, calibration, and/or sequencing
  • Other
Distributed Generation
  • Install CHP/cogeneration systems
  • Install fuel cells
  • Install microturbines
  • Convert fuels
  • Clean and/or repair
  • Implement training and/or documentation
  • Upgrade operating protocols, calibration, and/or sequencing
  • Other
Electrical Peak Shaving/Load Shifting
  • Install thermal energy storage
  • Implement training and/or documentation
  • Upgrade operating protocols, calibration, and/or sequencing
  • Other
Energy Cost Reduction Through Rate Adjustments
  • Change to more favorable rate schedule
  • Energy cost reduction through rate adjustments - uncategorized
  • Energy service billing and meter auditing recommendations
  • Change to lower energy cost supplier(s)
  • Other
Energy/Utility Distribution Systems
  • Implement power factor corrections
  • Implement power quality upgrades
  • Upgrade transformers
  • Install gas distribution systems
  • Clean and/or repair
  • Implement training and/or documentation
  • Upgrade operating protocols, calibration, and/or sequencing
  • Other
Energy Related Process Improvements
  • Implement industrial process improvements
  • Implement production and/or manufacturing improvements
  • Clean and/or repair
  • Implement training and/or documentation
  • Upgrade operating protocols, calibration, and/or sequencing
  • Other
Future/Other ECMs
  • Other
Lighting Improvements
  • Retrofit with CFLs
  • Retrofit with T-5
  • Retrofit with T-8
  • Install spectrally enhanced lighting
  • Retrofit with fiber optic lighting technologies
  • Retrofit with light emitting diode technologies
  • Add daylight controls
  • Add occupancy sensors
  • Install photocell control
  • Install timers
  • Replace diffusers
  • Upgrade exit signs to LED
  • Upgrade exterior lighting
  • Clean and/or repair
  • Implement training and/or documentation
  • Upgrade operating protocols, calibration, and/or sequencing
  • Other
Electric Motors and Drives Other than Those for Conveyance Systems
  • Add drive controls
  • Replace with higher efficiency
  • Add VSD motor controller
  • Clean and/or repair
  • Implement training and/or documentation
  • Upgrade operating protocols, calibration, and/or sequencing
  • Other
Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning
  • Replace or modify AHU
  • Improve distribution fans
  • Improve ventilation fans
  • Convert CV system to VAV system
  • Repair leaks / seal ducts
  • Add duct insulation
  • Balance ventilation/distribution system
  • Repair or replace HVAC damper and controller
  • Replace burner
  • Replace package units
  • Replace packaged terminal units
  • Install passive solar heating
  • Replace AC and heating units with ground coupled heat pump systems
  • Add enhanced dehumidification
  • Install solar ventilation preheating system
  • Add or repair economizer
  • Add energy recovery
  • Add or replace cooling tower
  • Install thermal destratification fans
  • Install demand control ventilation
  • Install gas cooling
  • Install air source heat pump
  • Install variable refrigerant flow system
  • Capture and return condensate
  • Install or Upgrade Master Venting
  • Clean and/or repair
  • Implement training and/or documentation
  • Upgrade operating protocols, calibration, and/or sequencing
  • Other heating
  • Other cooling
  • Other ventilation
  • Other distribution
  • Other
Appliance and plug-load reductions
  • Replace with ENERGY STAR rated
  • Install plug load controls
  • Automatic shutdown or sleep mode for computers
  • De-lamp vending machines
  • Replace clothes dryers
  • Replace washing machines
  • Clean and/or repair
  • Implement training and/or documentation
  • Upgrade operating protocols, calibration, and/or sequencing
  • Other
Refrigeration
  • Replace ice/refrigeration equipment with high efficiency units
  • Replace air-cooled ice/refrigeration equipment
  • Replace refrigerators
  • Clean and/or repair
  • Implement training and/or documentation
  • Upgrade operating protocols, calibration, and/or sequencing
  • Other
Renewable Energy Systems
  • Install landfill gas, wastewater treatment plant digester gas, or coal bed methane power plant
  • Install photovoltaic system
  • Install wind energy system
  • Install wood waste or other organic waste stream heating or power plant
  • Clean and/or repair
  • Implement training and/or documentation
  • Upgrade operating protocols, calibration, and/or sequencing
  • Other
Service hot water (SHW) and domestic hot water (DHW) systems
  • Decrease SHW temperature
  • Install SHW controls
  • Install solar thermal SHW
  • Install water pressure booster
  • Insulate SHW piping
  • Insulate SHW tank
  • Replace piping
  • Replace tankless coil
  • Separate SHW from heating
  • Upgrade SHW boiler
  • Install heat pump SHW system
  • Install tankless water heaters
  • Clean and/or repair
  • Implement training and/or documentation
  • Upgrade operating protocols, calibration, and/or sequencing
  • Other
Category heading for measures that don't fit into another category
  • Other
Water and Sewer Conservation Systems
  • Install low-flow faucets and showerheads
  • Install low-flow plumbing equipment
  • Install on-site sewer treatment systems
  • Implement water efficient irrigation
  • Clean and/or repair
  • Implement training and/or documentation
  • Upgrade operating protocols, calibration, and/or sequencing
  • Other