Energy conservation in existing buildings deskbook by Albert Thumann

By Albert Thumann

A complete construction strength conservation programme, aimed toward decreasing power expenditures via over 40%. Designed for engineers and designers, this consultant indicators readers to the various power conservation possibilities on hand at the present time, explains the way to conscientiously study those possibilities, exhibits tips to behavior a survey, and describes find out how to record details. This all-in-one solution consultant fingers you whole assurance starting from very important administration concerns to specific technical facts. Key positive factors comprise nomograms, tables, figures and case experiences; survey and tabulation types for designing a conservation programme; and shortcut equipment for estimating boiler potency concepts.

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43 D. Accounting For The "Cumulative Principle". 43 E. Conclusions and Recommendations: The Final Survey Report 44 F. Survey Tools and Examples of the above Procedures 45 VIII. Documents 46 A. Climatic Zone Maps 47 B. Survey and Tabulation Forms 60 C. Charts and Nomographs 75 IX. Energy Conservation Opportunities 163 A. Introduction 165 B. Operational Energy Conservation Opportunities: #1-#7 167 C. Lighting System Energy Conservation Opportunities #8-#15 189 D. Building Envelope Energy Conservation Opportunities #16-#20 219 E.

Energy conservation demands the integrated talents of both professions. It confronts them with the challenge and the opportunity to enlarge their activities or practices through an aggressive pursuit of energy conservation programs on behalf of their organizations or clients. In doing so, each profession will borrow a little of the other's expertise, if only to better perform their own tasks. Architects, for example, must now be able to knowledgeably discuss the energy conservation potential of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems, as well as the technical details of applying "alternative energy" devices.

Re-Heat Use Tabulation 39 Page vi VII. Analyzing Energy Conservation Opportunities 40 A. Introduction 41 B. Tabulating Future Energy Use 41 C. "ECO's" versus "PECO's". 43 D. Accounting For The "Cumulative Principle". 43 E. Conclusions and Recommendations: The Final Survey Report 44 F. Survey Tools and Examples of the above Procedures 45 VIII. Documents 46 A. Climatic Zone Maps 47 B. Survey and Tabulation Forms 60 C. Charts and Nomographs 75 IX. Energy Conservation Opportunities 163 A. Introduction 165 B.

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