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How to Utilize an UltimateAir System in Your Solar Decathlon Design

Posted on Thu, Nov 01, 2018

Solar Decathlon

Did you know that a variety of past winners and contestants of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon have used our systems in their winning design?

Keep on reading to find out how you can utilize our systems in your design this year to help you go on to be the next winner!

Benefits of Incorporating an UltimateAir System in Your Design

Our range of products have various benefits that can help your design thrive. Let’s take a look at the efficiency readings, speed flow ranges, and other important data about each of our products to help give you an idea of their capabilities.

200DX ERV RecoupAerator

  • Recovery efficiency:
    • Cooling (TRE): up to 53% 
    • Heating (ASE): up to 98% 
  • MERV 12 filtration
  • Separate fresh air fans and brushless exhaust
  • Variable speed flow range of 30-200 CFM; ideal for spaces around 700-4,500 sq. ft.
  • Year-round usage with a WarmFlo defrost system

ER80M ERV RecoupAerator

  • Recovery efficiency:
    • Cooling (TRE): up to 45%
    • Heating (ASE): up to 99% 
  • MERV 12 filtration
  • Separate fresh air fans and brushless exhaust
  • Variable speed flow range of 20-100 CFM; designed for living spaces around 1,500 sq. ft. or less
  • Year-round usage with integrated defrost system

RecoupAerator 2000DX

  • Airflow capacity around 200-2,000 CFM 
  • Apparent sensible effectiveness 98%  
  • 95% effective MERV 12 filtration material at 1.8 microns
    • Also washable and/or replaceable 
  • Includes our patented energy transfer filtration material and controls

What Is Energy Recovery Ventilation (ERV)?

Having fresh air in your home is highly beneficial for families looking to live in a heathier home, and UltimateAir’s ventilation products help bring new, fresh air into your space without sacrificing heating or cooling energy.

And since 1989, our family-owned business in Athens, Ohio has been making the best energy-efficient, whole house air filtration products to help companies and home owners reach their goals of receiving fresh air without hurting the environment.

We designed our systems to continuously filter out the stagnant air in your home with highly filtered fresh air, without making a change to your desired household temperature. Not to mention, our products also are proficient in exhausting out a variety of particles in your home that would otherwise be trapped there all year round.

Ways It Can Help

  • Aids respirationfor those with asthma
  • Reduces
    • Pet, cooking, and other odors
    • High usage of air conditioning
    • Mold risk
  • Filters and removes 
    • Allergens
    • Formaldehydes
    • Various other toxins

The Importance of UltimateAir and Green Building

In our current day and age, buildings necessitate a large amount of energy consumption, so we know the importance of utilizing an efficient fresh air controller to help get fresh air into your space without using excessive energy.

Our systems help create a healthier living space while still being efficient, reducing pollution at the same time. Not to mention, we adhere to a sustainability policy that helps our customers understand our commitment to being “green” and environmentally safe.

Get a Better Understanding of Our Products with Our Demo Video

Watch this insightful video to get a better grasp of all we do and how our systems can help home owners live a better life:

If you have any questions about our products and how you can utilize them in your design, feel free to reach out for more details!