Product: Cogeneration, Solar and Controls
Total Savings: $120,000/year
The client is a custom manufacturing firm that specializes in high end residential solutions. With an aim to improve energy efficiency and cut operational costs, the company sought the expertise of Regatta Solutions and Agave® Systems to retro commission their 120kW cogeneration system, which had been in operation for over a decade.
Regatta Solutions upgraded the gas turbines, installed 90kW of rooftop solar, and implemented an automated Microgrid controller. Agave® Systems provided control of the Microgrid assets, adjusting cogeneration output based on solar production, heating, cooling, and electrical needs of the facility. They also offered real-time monitoring of the equipment and energy cost to optimize operation and maximize savings.
Key features of Agave® Systems include a comprehensive solution for managing energy usage, real-time data analytics, a scalable platform suitable for various industries, seamless integration of on-site control systems and renewable energy sources, and expert support from an experienced team of energy professionals.
The client achieved the following results through this collaboration:
1. Automated Microgrid that maximized savings and efficiency.
2. A scalable solution that can accommodate power generation capacities from 100kW to
3. Reduced operational costs due to continual monitoring of performance
Total savings generated from this upgrade amounted to $120,000 per year.
The partnership between the client, Regatta Solutions, and Agave® Systems proved to be a successful endeavor in enhancing the energy efficiency of the manufacturing facility. The upgrades and real-time monitoring enabled the client to make informed decisions, optimize operations, and significantly cut operational costs, resulting in annual savings of $120,000.