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Download e-book for iPad: A Guide to Energy Management in Buildings by Douglas Harris

By Douglas Harris

ISBN-10: 1138120685

ISBN-13: 9781138120686

ISBN-10: 1138120693

ISBN-13: 9781138120693

This re-creation of A consultant to strength administration in Buildings starts by way of asking why we have to keep watch over strength use in constructions and proceeds to debate how the strength intake of a construction will be assessed or expected via an power audit. It then info various interventions to lessen strength use and descriptions tools of assessing the cost-effectiveness of such measures.

Topics coated include:

  • where and the way power is utilized in buildings

  • energy audits

  • measuring and tracking power use

  • techniques for lowering strength use in buildings

  • legislative issues.

And new during this edition:

  • the cooling of buildings

  • fuel charges and clever metering

  • and schooling recognition.

It offers a template for instigating the energy-management method inside of a firm, in addition to counsel on administration matters equivalent to worker motivation, and provides functional information on how one can hold the method via. This publication should still entice construction and amenities managers and in addition to scholars of power administration modules in FE and HE courses.

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