Case Studies

Combined Heat and Power (CHP) Units

  • 12 Story Apartment Building | London, ON

    12 Story Apartment Building | London, ON

    posted Monday, March 15, 2021

    This client is a 12-story multi-family apartment building owned by Drewlo and located in London, Ontario. The building consists of multiple one and two-bedroom apartments, as well as a saltwater pool, hot tub, and sauna. DBS installed a 35 kW YANMAR combined heat and power (CHP) system on the building's roof to provide 24/7 power and hot water to the facility.

  • Esther Barazzone Center | Chatham University

    Esther Barazzone Center | Chatham University

    posted Monday, March 15, 2021

    The Esther Barazzone Center is the Commons Center for the Eden Hall Campus of Chatham University. Designed as a “living learning laboratory” this campus is intended to house and feed 1,500 students all while emitting zero carbon emissions and producing more energy than it consumes. The Esther Barazzone Center spans 23,000 square feet and two floors, and is a multi-purpose space, including a commercial and teaching kitchen, dining hall, classroom and root cellar.

  • Family Apartments | Mississauga, ON

    Family Apartments | Mississauga, ON

    posted Monday, March 15, 2021

    This facility is an 11-story family-friendly apartment building located in Mississauga, Ontario. The building consists of multiple one and two-bedroom apartments for rent and is serviced by a centralized boiler system for building heating. DBS installed one 35 kW Yanmar combined heat and power (CHP) system to provide both useful heat and power to the building's residences.

  • Green Metals | Woodstock, ON

    Green Metals | Woodstock, ON

    posted Monday, March 15, 2021

    Green Metals Canada, Inc. is a large facility located in Woodstock, Ontario used for processing and recycling metal scrap; the building includes a small office space, cafeteria and shower room. For this particular application, a 35 kW Combined Heat and Power (CHP) unit was chosen to cover the base electrical load in the facility, provide heat for the office space and provide hot water for the facility as well as the outdoor truck scale.

  • Gresham Place | Kitchener, ON

    Gresham Place | Kitchener, ON

    posted Monday, March 15, 2021

    Gresham Place is a pair of multi-family apartment buildings owned by Balnar Management with 442 total residences in Ontario, Canada. YANMAR Distributor Toyota Tsusho Canada together with Kontrol Energy installed eight (8) of YANMAR's 35 kW Combined Heat and Power (CP35D1-TNUG) systems to support the two buildings' existing electric supply, as well as supply heat for domestic hot water and space heating uses.