Porto Demonstrator factsheet:
Services building in oceanic climate


Energy Saving Behaviour Comfort
Energy Savings Behaviour Comfort
10% 75% of users registered in the gamification
platform Average login frequency of 3 times
per week
85% of users satisfied with the indoor
temperature and humidity levels
Building Climate Occupants Equipment
Building Climate Occupants Equipment
Type: Services
Area: 4000 m2
Floors: 5
Consumption: 630 MWh/year
Oceanic climate (warm dry summers and mild, rainy winters) Summer average temperatures between 16 and 27ºC and Winter average temperatures between 5 and 15ºC 400 average daily users
Although the building is open 24/7, the majority of the users start working in weekdays between 9 am and 10 am to stop between 6 pm and 7 pm.
Consumption: lighting; 450 computers; 20 printers; 4 elevators; 80 backup servers; 2 central HVAC system; 2 electric vehicles; microgrid and electric vehicles laboratory; cafeteria.
Generation: 16.3 kWp PV panels, 3.8 KW micro-wind turbine.
Storage: 16 kWh Li-ion batteries; 204 kWh lead-acid batteries.
Electricity Meters Sensors Data Business Models
Electricity Meters Sensors Data Business Models
Smart meter in the dedicated secondary substation transformer + 165 sub-metering points Temperature: n/a
Humidity: n/a
CO2: N/A
Motion: for lighting control in some areas of the building (1/3 coverage)
Electricity meter’s frequency is configurable (maximum of 5 measurements per second) and the collected data is stored in real-time in online database Building owner