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RTUG Meeting

Wednesday, August 12, 2010, 9:30AM - 3:30PM

Northwest Power & Conservation Council
851 SW 6th, Suite 1100
Portland, Oregon

To participate via teleconference, the number is 1.800.786.1922, guest code 53922423#.
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9:30 AM Introductions; RTUG-A Look Ahead; Agenda Review
9:45 AM Results from BPA annually monitored RTUs
  • Preliminary winter fan schedule persistence results
  • Preliminary heat pump heating energy results
  • Preliminary RTU gas-pack heating energy results
  • Preliminary economizer results
  • Preliminary annual signature
  • Addition to the analysis protocol of min/max supply air temperatures
  • Analysis improvements for minimum and economizer airflow analysis
  • Preliminary error band observations

Research Outputs for October 27 RTUG final meeting:
  • Draft annualized savings methodology with separate characterizations of annual operation for summer and winter
  • Data block interval analysis
  • Recommendations regarding fan schedule persistence
  • Site temperature vs. TMY data
  • Additional persistence analysis
  • Billing/signature analysis for selected sites
  • Measure life implications from the data
12:00 PM Lunch (On your own)
1:00 PM Status: Regional RTU Research Results Database
1:30 PM Web-enabled Thermostat Research: monitoring status
Months 13-24 data acquisition scenario
1:45 PM Energy Trust of Oregon RTU O&M Update
2:00 PM Premium ventilation VSD measurement results: "The turning of the screw..."
2:20 PM Policy topics: a) RTU airflow service issues, b) measure persistence, c) measure life
2:45 PM Elements of a regional RTU strategic plan
3:30 PM Adjourn