Investment Grade Energy Audit

Investment Grade Energy Audit

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This book was written to give energy-involved professionals the tools they need to take their energy audits to the next level, and use them to accurately predict a building's future energy use and true savings potential. Going beyond the conventional energy audit, which can lead to projections which are frequently off by as much as 20%, this book provides detailed guidelines on how to use the new tool, the investment grade audit (IGA), which enables prediction of savings with much greater accuracy. Building on the traditional audit, the IGA requires the addition of a qrisk assessment componentq which evaluates conditions in a specific building and/or process and reduces the level of uncertainty as to how proposed energy efficiency measures will really behave over time. The authors have covered every aspect of the IGA, including risk management, the qpeopleq factor, measurement and verification, financing issues, report presentation guidelines, and master planning strategies.Software Both of the major international circuit breaker companies, Cutler Hammer (a division of US-based Eaton) and Square D (a French company), have been active in developing software, which can be attached to the circuit breaker toanbsp;...

Title:Investment Grade Energy Audit
Author:Shirley J. Hansen, James W. Brown
Publisher:The Fairmont Press, Inc. - 2004


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