LOBOS

Lower Costs Without Sacrificing Tenant Comfort

LOBOS is an intelligent HVAC optimization platform for large commercial buildings and campuses. Optimize chiller plants and air handlers to consume the minimum energy needed to satisfy tenant comfort. Earn incentives by automating demand response capacity. Reduce comfort complaints by identifying costly faults in advance. Watch a quick video to see how it works.

LOBOS helps you lower utility expenses and support sustainability initiatives with auditing controls, dedicated client services teams and 24/7 live customer support. Its energy efficiency, demand response and fault detection and diagnostic functionality continuously monitors mechanical systems in commercial buildings while automating demand response and providing real-time feedback, resulting in increased tenant comfort and new levels of energy efficiency.

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Yardi LOBOS Chiller Energy consumption application running on a desktop computer. Energy efficiency application for commercial buildings.

Product Highlights

  • LOBOS Energy Efficiency (EE)

    Uniquely optimizes chiller plants and all air handling units in unison, reducing HVAC costs by up to 30%. Ensures a facility uses the minimum amount of energy required to satisfy heating and cooling loads without compromising occupant comfort.

  • LOBOS Demand Response (DR)

    Provides fully automated demand response capacity to reduce kW demand and meet utility contract obligations while ensuring tenants remain comfortable. Fine grained control provides 10 levels of individually tailored reductions providing more total DR capacity while tenants remain completely satisfied.

  • LOBOS Fault Detection & Diagnostics (FDD)

    Maximizes HVAC and tenant comfort investments by identifying costly faults and automatically notifying appropriate personnel before energy is wasted or outages disturb tenants. Provides key performance indicator dashboards for building engineers, property managers, and portfolio executives.

Key Features

  • Optimized chiller plant and individual air handling unit efficiency
  • Precise automated auto demand response capacity
  • Automated notification of intervention and repair needs
  • Proper monitoring and maintenance of energy efficiency investments

Key Benefits

  • Savings of 30% on HVAC energy consumption
  • Simple paybacks typically within 1-2 years
  • Greater occupant comfort and productivity
  • Fewer comfort complaints