Plant Engineers and Managers Guide to Energy Conservation

Plant Engineers and Managers Guide to Energy Conservation

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Now in its eighth edition, this handbook covers both management and technical strategies. New chapters have been added on cogeneration, gas distributed generation technologies, steam system optimization, geothermal heat pumps, energy outsourcing, electricity purchasing strategies and case studies on power quality.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 456 pages
  • 154.9 x 231.1 x 25.4mm | 771.12g
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • 8th edition
  • 0130676195
  • 9780130676191

Table of contents

1. The Role of the Plant Engineer in Energy Management. 2. Energy Economic Decision Making. 3. The Facility Survey. 4. Electrical System Optimization. 5. Utility & Process System Optimization. 6. Heat Transfer. 7. Reducing Building Energy Loses. 8. HVAC System Optimization. 9. Cogeneration. 10. Establishing a Maintenance Program for Plant Efficiency & Energy Savings. 11. Managing an Effective Energy Conservation Program. 12. Industrail Power Monitoring and Control. 13. Reliable & Economic Natural Gas Distributed Generated Projects. 14. Financing Energy Efficiency Projects. 15. Steam System Optimization: A Case Study. 16. Cost Containment Design for Commerical Geothermal Heat Pumps. 17. Fundamentals of Energy Outsourcing. 18. Economic Evaluations for Power Quality Solutions. 19. Purchasing Strategies for Electricity. 20. Power Quality Case Studies. Index.
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