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Guide to Energy Management, Seventh Edition

By B. L. Capehart, Wayne C. Turner, William J. Kennedy

Fairmont Press – 2011 – 635 pages

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    978-1-43-988348-8
    August 18th 2011

Description

Completely revised and edited throughout, this latest edition includes new chapters on creating green buildings and web-based building automation controls along with a comprehensive revision of the chapter on lighting. Written by three of the most respected energy professionals in the industry, this book examines the fundamental objectives of energy management and illustrates techniques and tools proven effective for achieving results. Topics include distributed generation, energy auditing, rate structures, and economic evaluation techniques as well as lighting efficiency improvement, HVAC optimization, combustion and use of industrial wastes, and steam generation and distribution system performance.  

Contents

Introduction to Energy Management

The Energy Audit Process: An Overview

Understanding Energy Bills

Lighting

Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning

Understanding and Managing Boilers

Steam Distribution Systems

Control Systems and Computers

Energy Systems Maintenance

Insulation

Process Energy Management

Renewable Energy Sources and Water Management

Distributed Generation

Web-Based Building Automation Controls and Energy Information Systems

Creating Green Buildings

Greenhouse Gas Emissions Management

Appendix

Index

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Description: By B. L. Capehart, Wayne C. Turner, William J. Kennedy. Completely revised and edited throughout, this latest edition includes new chapters on creating green buildings and web-based building automation controls along with a comprehensive revision of the chapter on lighting. Written by three of the most...
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