Building for the 21st Century : Energy and the Environment
Presents contributions from authors who have presented work at the World Energy Engineering Congress and various related conferences. Papers detail technologies and new tools to improve the efficiency of buildings and industrial plants. Emphasis is placed on changes in the energy marketplace as a result of global warming policy initiatives and a deregulated environment. Case studies illustrate energy cost reduction programs. Subjects covered include new lighting and electrical technologies, ventilation and air-conditioning systems, and continuous process improvement. Lacks a subject index.
- Paperback | 477 pages
- 222 x 286 x 25mm | 1,111g
- 02 Dec 2005
- Prentice Hall (Higher Education Division, Pearson Education)
- Prentice Hall
- New Jersey, United States
- illustrations ; 28 cm.