St. Mark’s Hospital – Salt Lake City, Utah
Strategic Energy Management / Re-commissioning
Solarc Energy Group led this comprehensive Strategic Energy Management (SEM) effort that reduced overall energy use by 10% and markedly improved patient comfort. This team effort involved Solarc’s on-site experts, Rocky Mountain Power’s SEM team, and the hospital’s internal facilities staff. Work focused on operating improvements to the hospital’s mechanical and electrical systems in a comprehensive and systematic way. SEM duration was 18 months, starting with a detailed diagnostics effort and concluding with a final savings verification and persistence planning effort.
Hospital size: 517,600 sq.ft.
Verified annual electric energy savings: 1,400,000 kWh
Annual electric cost savings: $112,000
Percentage electrical use reduction: 7.8%
Utility incentive: $28,000
External implementation cost (controls work): $10,000
SEM Measures Implemented to Save Energy