Case Studies at Bosch Thermotechnology
Geothermal Heat Pump – Net Zero Middle School – Irving, TX
Lady Bird Johnson Middle School in Irving, Texas utilizes a variety of sustainable technologies, including FHP geothermal heat pump systems, to significantly reduce energy consumption. As the largest Net Zero school in the U.S. the school is achieving over 99% Net Zero. When energy use is compared with other schools in the same district, it consumes about 60% of average energy consumption.
Geothermal Heat Pump & Heat Pump Water Heater – Residential Installation – Boulder CO
Washington Village is expected to be a LEED certified neighborhood project that demonstrates sustainability.The first prototype Net Zero energy home design was custom tailored for its owners who wanted a high quality compact home designed for low impact urban living.
Geothermal Heat Pump – Residential Apartment Installation – Detroit MI
Piquette Square is a 150-unit apartment project in Detroit built to house and care for homeless veterans. Large capacity two-stage 20-ton water-to-water FHP 240 units were selected to heat or chill water piped to individual apartments to reduce pump and piping requirements by 50%, and energy use by 30%.
Net Zero Energy HomeResidential Installation - ROSE Cottage - Concord, NH
The ROSE Cottage Project is a 3,370 sq ft single-family home in Concord, New Hampshire, designed as one of the first zero net energy homes in northern New England. This multi-generational, aging-in-place house incorporates Bosch geothermal heat pumps and Buderus solar thermal hot water systems, showing how a sustainable residence can be built within a reasonable budget.
Sustainable HVAC Systems
Commercial Installation - Oregon Zoo - Portland, OR
The Oregon Zoo's new Veterinary Medical Center required a climate-controlled intensive care unit in order to provide service to a variety of species. The zoo decided that installing Buderus solar thermal water heating and condensing gas boilers for hydronic radiant heat would be the best choice for both the animals' well-being as well as the environment.
Gas Condensing Boiler and Indirect Hot Water Storage Tank
Residential Installation - United Way Helps to Rebuild Home - Long Island, NY
United Way and students working with MTV's Alternative Spring Break joined together to help a family from Long Island, NY rebuild their home after it was demolished by the affects of Hurricane Sandy in 2012. Bosch Thermotechnology equipment was installed including Bosch Greenstar gas condensing combi boiler and Buderus S32 indirect hot water storage tank.
Solar Thermal System
Commercial Installation - The Albert Apartments - Portland, OR
Ruben J. Menashe Inc. wanted to create a unique, comfortable development that showcases environmental accountability when building The Albert, a mixed-use building with 72 apartments over retail space in Portland, OR. Menashe installed a variety of green-building features including ENERGY STAR appliances and Buderus solar thermal hot water panels.
Geothermal Heat Pump
Commercial Installation - T&T Contracting - Marydel, DE
T&T Contracting wanted to upgrade their new office and warehouse with a geothermal heat pump that performed better than their previous system but produced less sound and was more energy efficient.
Gas Condensing Boiler
Commerical Installation - Moody’s Diner – Waldoboro, ME
After completing a state-sponsored energy audit at this historic 1927 diner, Dan Beck, one of the family owners, did some research and found that by replacing the existing oil-fired boiler with a high-efficiency gas condensing boiler, he could save a significant amount on annual fuel costs.
Tankless Water Heater
Residential Installation – Habitat For Humanity Homes – Anderson, SC
With the donation of several Bosch Therm tankless gas fired condensing water heaters, Habitat for Humanity in Anderson County, SC is installing the units in homes under construction to save residents energy costs.
Geothermal Heat Pump – Residential Installation – Greensource for Home -Van Buren, AR
Mr. Tim Stout of Van Buren, Arkansas, decided to replace an old geothermal system with a Bosch Greensource geothermal heat pump system in his 1700 square foot home for more efficient, quiet home comfort.
Geothermal Heat Pump – Residential Installation – Greensource for Home- Loveland, CO
Mr. Chris Butts of Perfect Temp, Inc., a heating/cooling & geothermal contractor in Loveland, CO., recently installed a new Greensource CDi Series Bosch geothermal heat pump system in his own home. He wanted to accomplish key goals of improving energy savings, better utilization of space, and reliable performance with an ecologically friendly heating and cooling system.
Greenstar Combi Boilers – Residential Installation – Community Development- Cape Cod, MA
The Cape Cod Community Development Partnership (CDP) in Eastham, Massachusetts is a non-profit corporation. One of its objectives is to increase the affordability and availability of safe, stable year-round housing for local residents. They do this through the development, ownership and management of 58 affordable rental units within eight towns on the Lower Cape. The CDP installed Greenstar Combi boilers to save energy costs for their homeowners.
Therm Gas Condensing Tankless Water Heaters – Residential Installation – Energy Saving in Multi-Family Building - New York, NY
The Caroline is one of the most prestigious residential apartment buildings in New York City. The 20-story building features 433 apartments with premium kitchen and bath amenities, 50-foot sky-lit swimming pool, on-site laundry, fitness center and central climate control. Built in 2000, the building used a central hot water delivery system using four commercial direct fired water heaters. The building owners upgraded to Bosch condensing tankless water heaters to save space and energy costs.
Net Zero Home – Residential Installation – Net Zero Home in Eco-Friendly Community - Serenbe, GA
Just south of Atlanta, the award-winning community of Serenbe is focused on creating an easy-living sustainable lifestyle that stretches from locally grown produce to energy efficient home design. To highlight its approach, Serenbe has created a unique partnership with Bosch Thermotechnology Corp. to build energy efficient housing, including Net Zero home solutions, using an affordable whole- systems approach.
Condensing Boilers – Commercial Installation – Boston’s Atlantic Wharf Saves Energy - Boston, MA
The owners of the proposed Russia Wharf project in Boston knew they wanted to create a world-class high-rise with state of-the-art sustainable technologies and advanced building techniques. The renamed Atlantic Wharf project overlooking the Fort Point Channel on Boston Harbor, has a LEED Platinum Certification and utilizes six Buderus commercial condensing gas boilers to serve most of the heating requirements.
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