Smart Refurb - John O'Brien at Ecobuild 2014-03-04

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Published on March 7, 2014

Author: BREGroup



John O'Brien talking about smart refurbishment, promoting resilience, health, employment, security, ah and yes, carbon as well. .

Smart refurbishment – latest innovations in retrofit from BRE John O’Brien Technical Manager BRE Innovation Parks Part of the BRE Trust

BRE is an independent and impartial, research-based consultancy, standards, certification, testing and training organisation, offering expertise in every aspect of the built environment and associated industries

Why bother? Drivers –Security –Resilience –Jobs –Health –Carbon

Priorities Smart Technology

What is Smart?

gigawatts Why 1 24 hour winter power use

Why 2 Peak Power Q1 “2013 Other 1.4% Renewables 12.3% Coal 41.2% Gas 26.3% Oil 0.6% Nuclear 18.1%

House of the future (in 1998)

1998 2014 Smart protocol cabling Smart protocol cabling House sound system Wi Fi Rain and greywater recycling Rain and greywater recycling Halogen lighting Passive Ventilation Solar Gain Ground source heat pumps LED lighting Air tightness Integrated Photovoltaics Air source heat pumps

Lighting Sensors Correct luminosity Routes through house Link to daylighting Daylight is free Larger windows (Part L) Assisted living and Dementia

Assisted living

Heating 30% waste • On too early • Off to late • On when not there • Comfort take Algorithms Apps

Energy Monitor

Power storage • Batteries • Heat • Air • Water Advanced Heat storage • Water • Earth • Concrete • Phase Change Material

This? Or this?

Remember Fabric first is smart Smart Technology

Not too long ago

More recently

The present

The future…..

And then…

and then…

Smarter living

Thank you

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