Energy Management Handbook / Edition 4

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Now revised and updated throughout, this comprehensive handbook has become recognized as the definitive stand-alone energy manager's desk reference, used by thousands of energy management professionals throughout industry. The fourth edition adds new chapters covering all aspects of utility deregulation and energy project financing. An important new section addresses the pluses and minuses of in-house vs. outsourcing of energy services. You'll find in-depth coverage of every component of effective energy management, including boiler and steam system optimization, lighting and electrical systems, HVAC system performance, waste heat recovery, cogeneration, thermal energy storage, energy management control systems, energy systems maintenance, building envelope, industrial insulation, indoor air quality, energy economic analysis, energy procurement decision making, energy security and reliability, and overall energy management program organization. Detailed illustrations, tables, graphs and many other helpful working aids are provided throughout.

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Revised edition of a reference for those responsible for managing energy costs. Turner (industrial engineering and management, Oklahoma State U.) discusses topics including boilers, steam, and condensate systems; cogeneration; waste heat recovery; building envelope; lighting; energy systems maintenance; industrial insulation; alternative energy; utility rates; thermal energy storage; codes, standards and legislation; control systems; energy security; and economic analysis. New chapters cover all aspects of utility deregulation and financing energy projects. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780824709129
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 6/28/2001
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 761
  • Product dimensions: 8.60 (w) x 11.20 (h) x 1.84 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Introduction 1
Ch. 2 Effective Energy Management 7
Ch. 3 Energy Auditing 21
Ch. 4 Economic Analysis 37
Ch. 5 Boilers and Fired Systems 85
Ch. 6 Steam and Condensate Systems 125
Ch. 7 Cogeneration 155
Ch. 8 Waste-Heat Recovery 187
Ch. 9 Building Envelope 215
Ch. 10 HVAC Systems 243
Ch. 11 Electric Energy Management 269
Ch. 12 Energy Management Control Systems 311
Ch. 13 Lighting 349
Ch. 14 Energy Systems Maintenance 393
Ch. 15 Industrial Insulation 429
Ch. 16 Use of Alternative Energy 463
Ch. 17 Indoor Air Quality 489
Ch. 18 Electric and Gas Utility Rates for Commercial and Industrial Consumers 499
Ch. 19 Thermal Energy Storage 523
Ch. 20 Codes Standards & Legislation 543
Ch. 21 Natural Gas Purchasing 553
Ch. 22 Control Systems 583
Ch. 23 Energy Security and Reliability 615
Ch. 24 Utility Deregulation and Energy System Outsourcing 631
Ch. 25 Financing Energy Management Projects 643
App. I Thermal Sciences Review 665
App. II Conversion Factors and Property Tables 687
App. III Review of Electrical Science 737
Index 751
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