JANUARY MEETING

PAST, PRESENT & FUTURE
OF MID-RISE ENERGY RETROFITS


Presented By: Ricky Chu, Founder & Keven Hempel, Director of Operations Rayco Energy

Rayco is an energy service company (ESCO) which focuses on design / build projects specializing in energy efficiency, solar power, and building modernization. Rayco offers a unique combination of energy efficiency measures alongside renewable energy sources. Typical project scopes include:

  • Solar PV & Solar Pool Heating

  • LED lighting upgrades

  • Demand management

  • Building envelope upgrades

  • Long-term energy master planning

    Rayco Energy works with mixed use developments and multi-family communities and they are experienced with financing, legal, and warranty aspects of the projects. They work to bring renewable energy solutions to customers in new and innovative ways that extend beyond the rooftop so customers are not limited in their approach to energy independence.

    At our first meeting of 2015, Keven Hempel, Director of Operations at Rayco Energy will discuss where energy was, is, and where it is going. The benefits of performing energy projects for the industry and its clients, as well as examples will be shown of the past and current projects Rayco Energy has completed and is working on. Mr. Hempel will highlight the future of energy projects, which entail the materials, concepts and potential business opportunities available.

    PAST - a very short history of how people performed energy retrofit projects and old procedures pros and cons.


    PRESENT - Keven will explain how they attempt to fill the void in the market by combining simple energy efficiency measures of:

  • LED lighting

  • Controls with solar

  • Pay with savings approach

  • Rebate documentation

  • Peak shaving

  • Also discussed will be pumps and lighting controls with solar and financing.

    FUTURE - The focus in the future is EROEI =Energy Returned on Energy Invested. A few areas of discussion will be:

  • LED - Spec, design and execution

  • Virtual net metering/aggregate net metering

  • Harvesting Energy

  • Products / Aura Fixtures

  • Monitoring

  • Storage

  • Windows, Doors, Roofing, Coatings, etc.

Please join us for the first of eight great meetings that Program Chairman Joe Quilici has set up for us in 2015!

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

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Next Meeting

TIME
Wednesday
January 21, 2015

Social hour:
6:15 - 7:00 pm
Dinner:
7:00 - 8:00 pm
Speaker:
8:00 - 9:00 pm

LOCATION
Berkeley Yacht Club
1 Seawall Drive
Berkeley, CA

PRICE
Member: $48
non-member: $60

RESERVATION
DEADLINE

Friday,
January 16, 2015

PAYMENT
Dinner credit,
check, cash or pay online

 

 

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