Case Studies at Bosch Thermotechnology
Energy-Efficient Apartments Choose Geothermal System
The Solaire apartments, located in Brighton, Colorado, just 20 minutes outside Denver, offer residents a variety of lifestyle choices. Incorporating renewable geothermal energy to heat and cool their apartments delivers energy cost savings while reducing demand on the city's power grid.
Solar Thermal Residential Hot Water - Kinnelon NJ
Homeowner in Kinnelon, New Jersey replaced a leaking hot water tank and an aging oil-fired boiler with a Bosch solar thermal hot water system. A solar thermal system can be installed as part of a home renovation, as a retrofit to replace an aging hot water system, or during new home construction. It can even be used to heat a swimming pool, further decreasing the cost of energy by up to 75%.
Solar Hot Water System in Inner City of Los Angeles
The owner of a 91 unit apartment building in the inner city of Los Angeles converted from conventional boiler hot water heating to a solar thermal system with NO initial investment and lowered monthly costs by 35%.
Wildlife Refuge Upgrades to FHP Geothermal HVAC System
The Pennsylvania Game Commission installed a new Bosch FHP geothermal HVAC system at the Middle Creek Visitors Center to replace two aging rooftop units and provide a more comfortable, energy-efficient environment for visitors and staff.
Sussex County Delaware Emergency Operations Center Geothermal Upgrade/Retrofit
The $13 million Sussex County Emergency Operations Center is an 18,000 sq. ft. facility that processes 911 and other emergency calls. Built to withstand hurricane force winds, it contains about $4 million worth of electronics equipment. Along with a closed loop geothermal system, its energy needs are served by a photovoltaic solar array located in an adjacent field.
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 Comfort in LEED Certified Residence - Central PA
Homeowners of this LEED Certified residence located in the Harrisburg PA region rely on Bosch water-to-water geothermal heat pump for year-round comfort.
Geothermal Upgrade at Kentlands Community Center, Gaithersburg, MD
Using standing column geothermal wells, this 9,000 sq ft community center upgraded to four six-ton geothermal heat pumps for high-efficiency comfort control.
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%.
Commercial SB Boilers - Redmond OR School District
When the Redmond, Oregon School District was faced with the challenge of retrofitting the existing Redmond High School with an upgraded heating and cooling system, three Buderus SB745 commercial condensing gas boilers met the challenge.
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.
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.
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.
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