Energy Audit NYC

Level III Audit

Process

1. Conduct PEA
2. Conduct walk-through survey
3. Identify low-cost/no-cost recommendations
4. Identify capital improvements
5. Review mechanical and electrical (M&E) design and condition and O&M practices
6. Measure key parameters
7. Analyze capital measures (savings and costs, including interactions)
8. Meet with owner/operators to review recommendations
9. Conduct additional testing/monitoring
10. Perform detailed system modeling
11. Provide schematic layouts for recommendations

Report

1. Estimate savings from utility rate change
2. Compare EUI to EUIs of similar sites
3. Summarize utility data
4. Estimate savings is EUI were to meet target
5. Estimate low-cost/no-cost savings
6. Calculate detailed end-use breakdown
7. Estimate capital project costs and savings
8. Complete building description and equipment inventory
9. Document general description of considered measures
10. Recommend measurement and verification (M&V) method
11. Perform financial analysis of recommended EEMs
12. Write detailed description of recommended measures
13. Compile detailed EEM cost estimates – Contractor estimates

Bid Package/Construction

1. Detailed scope of work
2. Mechanical Design
3. Contractor walkthrough
4. Bid selection
5. Project commencement
6. Construction milestone management

Commissioning/M&V

1. Develop commissioning plan
2. Startup and testing
3. Commissioning completion
4. Data logging device deployment
5. Logger/monitoring milestone timeline
6. Data logger retrieval
7. Verification analysis
8. Utility analysis comparison

Tools Inventory

1. Light meter
2. Temperature humidity gauge
3. Combustion analyzer
4. Data loggers – temperature/humidity
5. Data loggers – light readings (on/off)
6. Data loggers – air handler fans
7. Data loggers – boiler efficiency monitoring
8. Water systems – ultrasonic flow meter
9. Air systems – hot wire anemometer for duct traversing
10. Large voltage/amperage ammeter
11. Rotational tachometer
12. Flash drive for BMS system data
13. Flashlight
14. Camera
15. Clipboard/Notebook