Guide to Energy Management, Fifth Edition, International Version

5th Edition

By Barney L. Capehart, William J. Kennedy, Wayne C. Turner

© 2007 – Fairmont Press

550 pages

Purchasing Options:
Hardback: 9781420061130
pub: 2007-10-25
US Dollars$157.95
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About the Book

Written by three of the most respected energy professionals in the industry, this fifth edition of a bestseller is an energy manager's guide to the most important areas of energy cost cutting. It examines the core objectives of energy management and illustrates the latest and most effective strategies, techniques, and tools for improving lighting efficiency, combustion processes, steam generation/distribution, and industrial waste reutilization. The book thoroughly brings up to date such topics as energy system management, energy auditing, rate structures, economic evaluation, HVAC optimization, control systems and computers, process energy, renewable energy, and industrial water management.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Energy Management

The Energy Audit Process:  An Overview

Understanding Energy Bills

Economic Analysis and Life Cycle Costing

Lighting

Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning

Combustion Processes and the Use of Industrial Wastes

Steam Generation and Distribution

Control Systems and Computers

Energy Systems Maintenance

Insulation

Process Energy Management

Renewable Energy Sources and Water Management

Distributed Generation

App I-Study Questions and Problems

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCI024000
SCIENCE / Energy
TEC009060
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Engineering
TEC009070
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Mechanical