Solutions for saving and comfort with the KNX automation system
Currently, one of the main concerns for businesses and hotel buildings managers is how to achieve an efficient use of electricity. And with good reason as, according to Eurostat, the costs of lighting and temperature control have increased in Europe by an average of almost 20% between 2006 and 2011, due to the disproportionate growth in global demand as well as political and market factors. The building’s manager is also affected by increasingly inflexible regulations regarding waste and inefficiency that are every day more focused on the residential and tertiary sectors with the latter, accord¬ing to the European Commission, being responsible in recent years for 41% of Europe’s total energy consumption.
Fortunately, for some years now it has been possible to find an appropriate response to these challenges thanks to KNX automation technology and consumption measurement and analysis devices that adapt to the savings needs of each property. This article explains how both interact and analyses the strategy to achieve the greatest saving possible in the hotel business.Read more…
Antonio Moreno Barroso
Technical Director, Jung Electro Ibérica, S.A.
Article published in: FuturENERGY June 2015