Improving Energy Efficiency, Sustainability and Resiliency Using FCAs, Retro-Cx and an Energy Road Map
Abstract: This technical presentation will explain to energy managers, commissioning providers, and other building professionals how clients can improve energy efficiency and overall operations and maintenance, sustainability and resiliency by implementing a program of Facilities Condition Assessments to gain a better understanding of the condition of their equipment and systems; retro-commissioning and energy audits to identify facility improvement measures that can be implemented to reduce energy costs and improve environmental conditions; and creating an energy roadmap to provide a smart growth framework as they continue to improve energy efficiency, increase sustainability and improve resiliency.
- Participants will learn how to assist their customers gain a better understanding of their equipment and systems; and be able to help them develop a record of their equipment and assist with CapEx and O&M budgeting.
- Participants will learn techniques and methods to help customers improve the efficiency and operating effectiveness of their systems.
- Participants will gain an understanding of how to guide their customers as they work to achieve their long-term energy, sustainability and resiliency goals.
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Bill BradfordP.E., Sr. Vice President, Hanson Professional Services
As a senior vice president and the energy,
sustainability and resiliency principal at
Hanson, Bill leads the company’s efforts in
these areas. He is a member of the American
Council of Engineering Companies’ (ACEC)
Water, Energy and Environment Committee
as well as the International Committee. At
the state level, he is the energy director and
energy committee chair for ACEC Florida.
Wade Conlan P.E., CxA, BCxP, CPMP, LEED AP BD+C, Cx and Energy Discipline Manager, Hanson Professional ServicesWade ConlanP.E., CxA, BCxP, CPMP, LEED AP BD+C, Cx and Energy Discipline Manager, Hanson Professional Services
Wade has over 25 years of commissioning and design engineering experience and serves as Hanson’s Commissioning and Energy Discipline Manager. He is currently the Chair of the ASHRAE Environmental Health Committee, Chair of ASHRAE GPC 1.6P, Commissioning Data Centers, Voting Member of ASHRAE’s Epidemic Task Force, Chairman of the ASHRAE Epidemic Task Force Reopening Team, and Director-at-Large for the ASHRAE Board.