Retrofitting Buildings for Energy Conservation / Edition 2

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780131483705
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
  • Publication date: 1/28/1995
  • Edition description: 2nd ed
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 499
  • Product dimensions: 6.31 (w) x 9.32 (h) x 1.35 (d)

Table of Contents

Sect. 1 Utility Rates, Energy Audits and Economic Analysis 1
Ch. 1 Utility Rates and Retrofit Strategies 3
Ch. 2 Managing the Energy Use Survey and Audit 13
Ch. 3 Economic Analysis of Energy Retrofit Projects 31
Ch. 4 Reconciling Actual Retrofit Performance with Projections 41
Sect. 2 Design and Installation Strategies 53
Ch. 5 HVAC System Analysis 55
Ch. 6 Centralized versus Distributed Fan Systems in High-Rise Buildings 77
Ch. 7 Cogeneration As a Retrofit Strategy 93
Ch. 8 Establishing Variable-Air-Volume Airflow Rates on Retrofit Projects 115
Ch. 9 Estimating Demand-Control Savings on Retrofit Projects 131
Ch. 10 Commissioning for Retrofit Projects 143
Sect. 3 Energy Management and Lighting Strategies 155
Ch. 11 Energy Audits and Energy Management 157
Ch. 12 Distributed Direct Digital Control Energy Management for the 1990s 165
Ch. 13 Demand-Side Management and Energy Services Industry 185
Ch. 14 Lighting System Upgrade: A Comprehensive Management Approach 231
Sect. 4 Case Studies of Retrofit Projects 253
Ch. 15 An Energy Conservation Case Study 255
Ch. 16 Institutional Rehabilitation: An Opportunity for Significant Energy Savings 289
Ch. 17 Schoolhouse Energy Efficiency Demonstration: An Energy Audit Program 319
Ch. 18 Case Study of A Commercial Retrofit Project: East Texas State University, Commerce, Texas 343
Ch. 19 Heat Reclaim System Project for a Chemical Laboratory 353
Ch. 20 Industrial Energy Management 369
Ch. 21 Industrial Energy Observations and Opportunities 377
Ch. 22 Industrial Combustion Retrofit Opportunities 391
Ch. 23 Industrial Retrofit Economics 401
Appendix A SEED School Energy Audit Checklist 419
Appendix B Energy Data Collection Forms 457
Appendix C Inventory Forms 467
Index 487
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