NAI Emory Hill Real Estate Group, Hanover, MD


NAI Emory Hill Real Estate Group
7250 Parkway Drive, Hanover, MD


FADRS® (pronounced faders)
Smart Grid Technology Showcase utilizing patented Artificial Intelligence, Prediction & Human Centric Technology.


Consolidated Energy Design (Patent Holders)
Third Party BAS Contractor (Installation)

Funding Agency

Maryland Energy Administration (MEA)
Grant 2015-05-517S5

“Novel Demand Response & Advanced Energy Management System”


  • 5 Story Tenant Occupied Office Building; 81,000 square feet
  • 85 Water Source Heat Pumps
  • Gas Heat Electric Cool Make Up Air Rooftop Unit
  • Typical Building Automation System (BAS) for space heating/cooling

Post Conditions

CONTROLS ONLY – No New HVAC Equipment or Lighting Retrofit

  • FADRS Painless Demand Response®
  • FADRS Enhanced Building Automation System
  • ~100 Power Quality Sub Meters (Deep granularity) + KYZ Pulse meter

ALL ECMs either overlaid on top of existing BAS or reporting to existing BAS

FULLY AUTOMATED control (No Human Intervention). Bidirectional control in real time.

Completion Date

FADRS Enhanced Building Automation System Performance:
March 2016 (HVAC Energy Savings from April 2016 onward)

Year Three Normalized Baseline (NBL) for HVAC = 1,795,665 KWh ($195,383)
AI Achieved Maximum HVAC Energy Savings by end of Year 3
616,798 KWh ($ 67,049) 34.3%

FADRS Painless Demand Response® Performance:
(8/2/18 Summer Capacity Test)
172 KW down to 118 KW = 31.4%DR Reduction

IPKeys is the Curtailment Service Provider for this project and their PJM formula Calculations are found on the downloadable PDF button below


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