Sustainable Energy

Bridgeport Microgrid

Bridgeport Microgrid

Bridgeport Microgrid is a partnership between OR&L Construction in Branford, Controlled Air and Power Island Energy in Jacksonville, Fla. Controlled Air, Inc. will be in charge of the design build concept. This includes the design and installation of the Congeneration System, chilled water system, controls system, underground piping, and thermal loop for both chilled and…

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What is a Green Building?

How do we provide green building? Reduce energy consumption by: High Efficiency Lighting Energy Management Systems High Efficiency HVAC Envelope Improvements Cut carbon emissions by: Reducing Energy Sustainable & Renewable Energy Sustainable Construction Create healthy and comfortable workspaces with: Natural Lighting Proper Ventilation Low VOC’s (Volatile Organic Compounds) Proper HVAC Control Green Cleaning Products Help…

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Controlled Air, Inc. was granted EPA CPA Partnership

On Wednesday, September 12, 2012 Controlled Air, Inc. was granted EPA CPA Partnership We were recently bestowed the honor of being a an EPA CHP(Combined Heat and Power) Partner. This partnership gives us access to tools, services and benefits in the further development of CHP; access to the CHP Emissions Calculator to help best determine…

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Fuel Cells and Bloom Energy

We are excited to announce that we now referral partners with Bloom Energy fuel cells. Bloom Energy® is making clean, reliable energy affordable. Their unique on-site power generation systems utilize an innovative fuel cell technology with roots in the NASA Mars space program. Derived from a common ceramic powder and leveraging breakthrough advances in materials…

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Geothermal Heating & Cooling

Geothermal is a fascinating energy efficient form of heating and cooling that does not seem to get as much press as solar or even cogeneration. Geothermal energy is a renewable and reliable source of heat. Because 46 percent of solar energy is absorbed by the earth, at a depth of approximately six feet, the soil…

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CHP or Cogeneration

Cogeneration also called CHP or combined Heat and Power is an integrated energy system that can create heat as well as electricity. It is extremely energy efficient and has a high Return-On-Investment. There are also some wonderful tax incentives out there, as well as a few low interest loans & grants. We have spoken about…

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