Handbook of Energy Audits, Ninth Edition by Albert Thumann

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This best-selling handbook is the most comprehensive and practical reference available on energy auditing in buildings and industry. Topics include energy assessment and computer software which will guide you in planning and carrying out a thorough and accurate energy audit of any type of facility, including electrical, mechanical and building systems analysis. Clear, easy-to-follow instructions guide you through accounting procedures, rate of return and life cycle cost analysis. Also covered is information on understanding your utility bill and using that knowledge to trim your energy costs. Loaded with forms, checklists and handy working aids, book is required reading for anyone responsible for conducting or overseeing a facility energy audit.

Completely edited throughout, this latest edition includes a new chapter on investment grade energy audits and also a new chapter on retro-commissioning and energy audits. Revisions include new information on ISO 50001 and the Superior Energy Performance program plus a completely updated chapter on software.


About Albert Thumann

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Thumann has served as Executive Director of the Association of Energy Engineers for the last 20 years. A 13-year veteran of the Bechtel Corporation, he has extensive hands-on experience in engineering, project management, construction, start-up and operations. He is a licensed Professional Engineer in three states and holds a BSEE from City University of New York, as well as a MSEE and MSIE from New York University.
Published November 28, 2012 by The Fairmont Press, Inc.. 495 pages
Genres: Business & Economics, Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Professional & Technical, Computers & Technology, Science & Math. Non-fiction

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