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Guide to Energy Management / Edition 1

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Overview

Here is a manager's guide to the most important areas of energy cost cutting, written by three of the most respected energy professionals in the industry. The basic objectives of energy management are insightfully examined, and the most effective techniques and tools for achieving results are presented and illustrated. Subjects covered include energy auditing, rate structures, economic evaluation techniques, lighting efficiency improvement, HVAC optimization, combustion and use of industrial wastes, steam generation and distribution system performance, control systems and computers, process energy management, maintenance considerations, insulation, renewable energy sources, and industrial water management. Other topics discussed include solar energy use and applications of energy management to industrial processes.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780131473720
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
  • Publication date: 1/28/1994
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 481
  • Product dimensions: 6.29 (w) x 9.34 (h) x 1.26 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Designing, Initiating and Managing an Energy Management System 1
Ch. 2 The Energy Audit Process: An Overview 49
Ch. 3 Understanding Energy Bills 75
Ch. 4 Economic Evaluation 119
Ch. 5 Lighting 147
Ch. 6 Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning 213
Ch. 7 Combustion Processes and the Use of Industrial Wastes 251
Ch. 8 Steam Generation and Distribution 289
Ch. 9 Control Systems and Computers 333
Ch. 10 Maintenance 353
Ch. 11 Insulation 369
Ch. 12 Process Energy Management 393
Ch. 13 Renewable Energy Sources and Water Management 433
Index 469
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