An approach to energy harvesting for building automated control system

Colaco, Sheryl G and Kurian, Ciji Pearl and George, V I and Colaco, Anitha M (2008) An approach to energy harvesting for building automated control system. In: Proceedings of National Systems conference, Dec 17-19, 2008.

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This paper focuses on the analysis of energy saving through various lighting control techniques in- corporated in daylight artificial light integrated scheme of lighting. The present scenario emphasis on energy harvesting as high amount of light and energy are inevitably wasted. For the proposed work ,work space considered is Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT) India. The present study presents the effectiveness and related issues as well as constraints of building automated control systems in Indian context .The simulations are carried out using MATLAB/SIMULINK based real time environment for the control of both temperature and light. The result obtained suggest about 20% to 40 % energy saving.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Day light artificial light integration , Lighting controls, building automation, energy saving
Subjects: Engineering > MIT Manipal > Electrical and Electronics
Engineering > MIT Manipal > Instrumentation and Control
Depositing User: MIT Library
Date Deposited: 27 Apr 2015 07:33
Last Modified: 27 Apr 2015 07:33

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