Evaluation of the environmental, agronomic and economic performance of an automated environmental control system for buildings using different air conditioning technologies


Status:
Ongoing

 

Expertise:
Building and livestock management

Aim / objectives:
The main objective of the project is to evaluate two existing technologies that reduce the GHGs produced by the propane heating system in pig nursery buildings.

Collaborators:
Avantis Coopérative; Energie Solutions Air; Groupe Robitaille; IRDA
Project Cost:
$335,328
Funding Partners:
This project is funded through "le ministère de l’Agriculture, des Pêcheries et de l’Alimentation dans le cadre du volet 2 du Programme Prime-Vert", Avantis, Energie Solutions Air, Groupe Robitaille, L’IRDA et le Centre de développement du Porc du Québec.
Timescale:
March 2021 to March 2023
Project Manager:
Sébastien Turcotte
CDPQ Team:
Jean-Gabriel Turgeon; Patrick Gagnon; Geneviève Berthiaume; Technical Advisor