Paint Branch High School

This is the Paint Branch High School located in Montgomery County, MD.

Project Details:


 Largest Ground Source Heat Pump System in       Maryland

 370,000 square foot School

~36% More efficient than ASHRAE 90.1 – 2004

Building Efficient Features:

1. Improved Lighting and Controls Design

2. Primary Variable Flow Geo-Thermal Plant

3. Geo-Thermal Heat Pump System

4. DHW Thermal Storage

5. VRF Geo-Thermal Heat Pumps for Admin. Areas

6. Energy Recovery Ventilation

7. Above Ground Valve House

8. PV Array (10 kW)

9. Energy Efficient Variable Flow Fans

10. Energy Efficient Variable Flow Pumps

11. Daylight Harvesting

12. LED Interior Lighting

13. LED Exterior Lighting

14. Green Touch Screen

15. EMS Control Strategies (for energy savings)