Retrofitting Buildings for Energy Conservation / Edition 2

Retrofitting Buildings for Energy Conservation / Edition 2

by Milton Meckler

ISBN-10: 0131483706

ISBN-13: 9780131483705

Pub. Date: 01/28/1995

Publisher: Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference

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Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
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2nd ed
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6.31(w) x 9.32(h) x 1.35(d)

Table of Contents

Sect. 1Utility Rates, Energy Audits and Economic Analysis1
Ch. 1Utility Rates and Retrofit Strategies3
Ch. 2Managing the Energy Use Survey and Audit13
Ch. 3Economic Analysis of Energy Retrofit Projects31
Ch. 4Reconciling Actual Retrofit Performance with Projections41
Sect. 2Design and Installation Strategies53
Ch. 5HVAC System Analysis55
Ch. 6Centralized versus Distributed Fan Systems in High-Rise Buildings77
Ch. 7Cogeneration As a Retrofit Strategy93
Ch. 8Establishing Variable-Air-Volume Airflow Rates on Retrofit Projects115
Ch. 9Estimating Demand-Control Savings on Retrofit Projects131
Ch. 10Commissioning for Retrofit Projects143
Sect. 3Energy Management and Lighting Strategies155
Ch. 11Energy Audits and Energy Management157
Ch. 12Distributed Direct Digital Control Energy Management for the 1990s165
Ch. 13Demand-Side Management and Energy Services Industry185
Ch. 14Lighting System Upgrade: A Comprehensive Management Approach231
Sect. 4Case Studies of Retrofit Projects253
Ch. 15An Energy Conservation Case Study255
Ch. 16Institutional Rehabilitation: An Opportunity for Significant Energy Savings289
Ch. 17Schoolhouse Energy Efficiency Demonstration: An Energy Audit Program319
Ch. 18Case Study of A Commercial Retrofit Project: East Texas State University, Commerce, Texas343
Ch. 19Heat Reclaim System Project for a Chemical Laboratory353
Ch. 20Industrial Energy Management369
Ch. 21Industrial Energy Observations and Opportunities377
Ch. 22Industrial Combustion Retrofit Opportunities391
Ch. 23Industrial Retrofit Economics401
Appendix A SEED School Energy Audit Checklist419
Appendix B Energy Data Collection Forms457
Appendix C Inventory Forms467

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