Volvo Lastvagnar Arak

Volvo Lastvagnar Arak is an administrative building located in Arendal on Hisingen, northwest of Gothenburg’s centre.

The Challenge

Ecopilot® was installed as an over-modulation of the existing systems, which weren’t maintaining a comfortable indoor climate for building occupants.

ClientVolvo Lastvagnar
area4.962 m2
buildingArak
structureConcrete
locationArendal, Gothenburg
Type of BuildingOffice
year of construction2002
ECOPILOT® installation2013
ArakBuilding

The Results

By better utilizing the internal loads in the property and harnessing the free energy available, a stable and more comfortable indoor climate was reached, resulting in heating savings of over 50%. Ecopilot® prevented heating and cooling systems from battling one another and instead has helped them optimize together efficiently.

FINANCIAL SAVINGS
  • 39% Yield on investment
ENERGY SAVINGS

The following improvements have been documented after Ecopilot® installation*.

  • 58% Heating
  • 13% Electricity
REDUCED CARBON EMISSIONS

This installation has reduced carbon emissions by the equivalent of the examples shown below.

  • 20 Tonnes of CO2 / year
  • 4.2 Cars off the road
  • 21,540 Lbs of coal burned