Demand-responsive commercial buildings

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Series titleConstruction Technology Update; no. 81
Physical description5 p.
Subjectelectrical generation; peak demand; commercial building
AbstractTo reduce the electrical generation required to meet peak demands and maintain grid stability, utilities are implementing policies and mechanisms to lower usage during peak periods. This Update discusses one strategy known as demand response, whereby customers get direct requests from the utility to temporarily lower usage during periods of very high demand.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada, Construction
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada; Construction
NoteAussi disponible en français: Immeubles commerciaux adaptables à la demande
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NPARC number21274784
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Record created2015-04-09
Record modified2017-07-05
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