1st Edition

Creating a Strategic Energy Reduction Plan



ISBN 9781482228847
Published March 6, 2014 by Fairmont Press
225 Pages

USD $145.00

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Book Description

This book outlines a simple and easy-to-follow process for auditing building operation to identify and reduce energy consumption. It explains the operational and cost-based opportunities, assessing the current conditions, analyzing the opportunities, and reporting the findings and documenting the plan. The book discusses the different building components and systems and how they affect energy efficiency and describes the operational energy efficiencies that can be gained by implementing no cost changes or alternate maintenance activities already funded. Capital improvement opportunities, and evaluating Return on Investment and life cycle replacement of equipment are also covered.

Table of Contents

Efficient Building Operation
Mechanical Systems
Basic Facility Power Consumption
Additional Facility Power Consumption
Cost-Based Financial Evaluation
Cost-Based Facility Opportunities
Building Energy Audit
Building Occupancy Profile
Checklist
Energy Audit Report Preparation
Survey Analysis Report

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