Plant Engineers and Managers Guide to Energy Conservation
Now in its fully updated sixth edition, this comprehensive, best-selling text covers both management & technical strategies which can be utilized to slash energy costs by up to 40%. This edition adds three new chapters covering industrial energy assessments, a review of current maintenance-related energy saving opportunities, & guidelines for achieving an integrated approach to energy cost savings at corporate headquarters. Other topics include life cycle costing, electrical, lighting & HVAC system optimization, mechanical & process system efficiency improvement, cogeneration, methods to reduce building energy losses, & guidelines for establishing an effective energy conservation-oriented maintenance program. The section on lighting covers the latest technological advances for reducing power consumption.