Leading Edge Energy and Heat Recovery
LC Anderson is proud to work on sustainable HVAC projects with industry leaders like BXP in delivering cutting-edge solutions and innovative green technologies for sustainable buildings. The 140 Kendrick Building A underwent a significant retrofit aimed at enhancing operational efficiency and occupant comfort. LC Anderson played a pivotal role in this transformation, contributing to the building becoming the first net-zero, carbon-neutral office of this scale in Massachusetts.
• Location: Needham, Massachusetts
• Building: 106,000 sq. ft. office building (part of a 440,000 sq. ft. campus)
• Goal: Net-zero carbon retrofit aligned with LEED v4 Gold and LEED Zero Carbon targets
• Key partners: BXP (developer, owner, and manager)
• Achieve net-zero carbon emissions (aligned with LEED Zero Carbon standards).
• Attain LEED v4 Gold and LEED Zero Carbon certification.
• Improve energy efficiency and sustainability.
LC Anderson’s Role
• Electrification of the HVAC system: Replacing gas-fired rooftop units with a Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) Heat Pump system.
• Advanced energy recovery: Utilizing rooftop air handling units with Superblock heat recovery to capture 90% of the building’s heat.
• Building automation and controls: Implementing a smart building system for continuous monitoring.
• 1.4 MW on-site solar and storage: Generating more energy than the building consumes annually.
• 90% building heat recovered: Minimizing reliance on external energy sources.
• 38% reduction in indoor water use: Conserving precious resources.
• 50% construction waste diversion rate: Promoting circular economy principles.
• LEED v4 Gold and LEED Zero Carbon certification targets: Ensuring a healthy and sustainable environment for occupants.
Benefits for Your Business
By partnering with LC Anderson, you can achieve similar results for your own buildings:
• Reduced energy costs: Save money on your monthly energy bills.
• Improved environmental footprint: Contribute to a more sustainable future.
• Enhanced occupant comfort and well-being: Create a healthier and more productive work environment.
• Increased property value: Attract tenants and buyers who value sustainability.
LC Anderson: Your Partner for HVACR Solutions
LC Anderson offers a comprehensive range of HVACR services and solutions, including:
• HVAC system design and installation: We can design and install energy-efficient HVAC systems that meet your specific needs.
• Building automation and controls: We can implement smart building systems for optimal energy management and occupant comfort.
• Maintenance and repair: We can provide ongoing maintenance and repair services to ensure your HVAC system operates at peak efficiency.
Contact us today for a free consultation and learn how we can help you achieve your sustainability goals.