Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 67.08
Liaison Michelle Perez
Submission Date May 18, 2011
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University of California, San Diego
Tier2-5: Energy Management System

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Anna Levitt
Assistant Campus Energy Manager
Facilities Management
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Does the institution use a centralized energy management system that allows it to track energy consumption and performance in multiple buildings in a central location?:
Yes

A brief description of the management system:

The campus has a Johnson Controls Metasys 4.0 building control system. The entire campus, down to the zone level, can be seen on the Metasys front end system.

UC San Diego is installing the world's 1st microgrid master controller and optimizer software suite under a $2M grant that will reschedule on an hourly basis the mix of self generation, grid imports, electric and thermal storage, and demand load as a Virtual Power Plant based upon real time signals from the market, prevailing economics, known efficiencies and predicted environmental emissions, a prototype of the future Smart Grid.


The website URL where information about the institution's use of the technology is available:

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