Energy efficient design and construction of residential buildings


«The PRO ECO» International Centre of Power Efficiency Opening in Karaganda

«The PRO ECO» International Centre of Energy Efficiency’s opening ceremony has been held and "the Ergonomics" LLC building’s energy labeling certificate  with the highest class of energy efficiency  - with the Class "A" (one of the first ones in Kazakhstan) - presentation has been conducted with the assistance of the UN Development Program in Kazakhstan (UNDP) on October 3, 2014.          
«The PRO ECO» International Centre of Energy Efficiency’s opening is being created as a platform for information interchange and rendering consulting services on resource-saving and energy efficiency increases issues. Free consulting services on energy savings issues will be rendered for all persons interested there at the Centre: designers, architects, the public utility companies and condominiums, local area inhabitants etc. the equipment which makes it possible  to save (the thermal, electric power, water) resources and also modern used-resources-volume- data collection devices will be demonstrated  there at the Center both for the population and the industry.
During  the Center’s opening all invited visitors will be already capable of being advised on    energy savings matters. In the framework of «the PRO ECO» International Centre of Energy Efficiency’s opening the solemn presentation of "the Ergonomics" LLC building’s energy labeling certificate (the power certificate) providing a documentary evidence of conformity of the building with the Class "A" ("the highest") energy efficiency has been conducted.
Owing to initiatives realization a power (energy) consumption at the "Ergonomics" LLC office building has decreased more than 40 percent. The experts managed to find ways of the energy-consuming equipment work improvement, reducing the financial expenses on the public utilities, and also lower the level of a harmful environmental impact of the building.      
In order to derive additional benefits the "Power Management" program operating with a view of encouragement of economical use of power resources is developed and introduced in the building. Earlier "the Ergonomics" SPF LLC office building has already been recognised as a winner in the «Green office» nomination of «the ENVIRONMENTAL FRIENDLY BUSINESS-2014» Republican Competition in Astana.
It is necessary to note that a cooperation of the UNDP in Kazakhstan with the Karaganda Regional Governor Administration and the Karaganda City Administration in advancement of a policy of energy efficiency relating to matters  of a municipal heat supply, the Energy Service Companies (the ESCO) development, energy efficient  buildings designing and construction has been continuing on a long-term basis . "The Ergonomics" LLC acts as a reliable partner in the centre of these and other initiatives’ testing in the region.