Accession Number : AD1031477

Title :   Smart Water Conservation System for Irrigated Landscape. ESTCP Cost and Performance Report

Descriptive Note : Technical Report,01 Jul 2010,01 Oct 2016

Corporate Author : Naval Facilities Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Center (NAVFAC EXWC) Port Hueneme United States

Personal Author(s) : Anguiano,Gary

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Report Date : 01 Oct 2016

Pagination or Media Count : 61

Abstract : The primary project objective was to validate the retrofit of an existing landscape irrigation system with a smart water conservation system to reduce potable water use by as much as 70 in support of meeting EO 13693. Additional performance objectives were to validate energy reduction, cost effectiveness, and system reliability while maintaining satisfactory plant health. This report provides potential users with cost and performance data for using the smart system components on an existing landscape and on new developments.

Descriptors :   water conservation , water supplies , irrigation systems , cost effectiveness , energy management , sprinklers

Subject Categories : Agronomy, Horticulture and Aquiculture
      Agricultural Economics
      Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE