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Sustainable energy management in Passeig de Gràcia Line 3 metro station in Barcelona

Author
Casals, M.; Amorós, F.; Giretti, A.; Pellot, M.; Pescatory, G.
Type of activity
Presentation of work at congresses
Name of edition
World Sustainable Building Conference 2014
Date of publication
2014
Presentation's date
2014-10-28
Book of congress proceedings
World SB14 : Sustainable Building: Results... Are we moving as quickly as we should? It's up to us! ; Barcelona, October 28/30th 2014
First page
10
Last page
16
Rewarded activity
Yes
Repository
http://hdl.handle.net/2117/26131 Open in new window
URL
http://www.wsb14barcelona.org/programme/meeting-at-a-glance.html# Open in new window
Abstract
Underground transportation systems are big energy consumers, and have significant impacts on energy consumption at a regional scale. One third of a network’s energy is required for operating the subsystems of metro stations and surroundings, such as ventilation, vertical transportation and lightning. Although a relatively small percentage of energy can be saved with an optimal management of these subsystems, a large energy saving in absolute terms can be obtained. The objective of SEAM4US proj...
Citation
Casals, M. [et al.]. Sustainable energy management in Passeig de Gràcia Line 3 metro station in Barcelona. A: World Sustainable Building Conference. "World SB14 : Sustainable Building: Results... Are we moving as quickly as we should? It's up to us! ; Barcelona, October 28/30th 2014". Barcelona: 2014, p. 10-16.
Keywords
Energy management systems, Energy savings, Metro station, Underground building
Group of research
GRIC - Group of Construction Research and Innovation

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