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Recovery Act - Web-Based, Plug & Play, Wireless Remote Monitoring, Diagnostic …

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Energy
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
99563
Program Year/Program:
2010 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
92134
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
05 a
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Mainstream Engineering Corporation
200 Yellow Place Pines Industrial Center Rockledge, FL 32955-
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2010
Title: Recovery Act - Web-Based, Plug & Play, Wireless Remote Monitoring, Diagnostic and System Health Prediction System for Residential AC and Heat Pump Applications
Agency: DOE
Contract: 02-10ER85666
Award Amount: $149,656.00
 

Abstract:

In a typical residential home (or small commercial building), one of the largest sources of energy consumption is the Air Conditioning or heat pump system (AC). If the AC is operating with degraded efficiency, a homeowner may be unaware of the equipment problem because the house is still cool (AC running continuously to keep up). Such an equipment problem might result in a costly complete system failure, and the degraded operation will result in increased energy consumption (wasted energy), excessive operation of the system (shortened life), and a failure to cool living spaces adequately on the next hot day. AC units that

Principal Investigator:

Robert Scaringe
Dr.
3216313550
rps@mainstream-engr.com

Business Contact:

Michael Rizzo
Dr.
3216313550
mar@mainstream-engr.com
Small Business Information at Submission:

Mainstream Engineering Corporation
200 Yellow Place Rockledge, FL 32955

EIN/Tax ID: 592744408
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No