By Steve Doty
This useful reference serves as a entire source for acting strength audits in advertisement amenities. The ebook starts off by way of explaining that after advertisement amenities are subdivided into different types in line with enterprise style, many helpful styles should be pointed out which are appropriate to the functionality of a good power audit. It discusses strategies and instructions for a variety of company and development forms, comparable to faculties, eating places, clinical amenities, grocery shops, laboratories, place of work constructions, non secular amenities, libraries, and warehouses. The ebook additionally covers construction strength audit and review, together with development envelope, lights, HVAC, controls, warmth restoration, thermal garage, electric platforms and utilities
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5 degree deadband between heating and cooling operations. Eliminate simultaneous heating and cooling. Lock out cooling below 55 degrees and use only economizer. Lock out heating above 65 deg F. e. if not too humid outdoors. Optimum start and stop of primary cooling and heating equipment. Constant Volume HVAC—supply air reset from demand to reduce reheat. VAV—avoid supply air reset except in winter. VAV—avoid supply air reset that is based on return temperature. VAV—reduce supply duct static pressure.
Energy Saving Opportunities by Business Type 23 Water Heating • Condensing domestic water heater. • Stack damper for gas-ﬁred domestic water heater. Lighting • Higher efﬁciency lighting in common areas. • Higher efﬁciency lighting in room areas, esp. to replace incandescent lighting. Other • Low water volume/high speed spin wash machines (E-Star). • Energy Star Appliances on replacement. May Only Be Viable During New Construction • Envelope construction to match local residential energy code for insulation.
VAV—avoid supply air reset except in winter. VAV—avoid supply air reset that is based on return temperature. VAV—reduce supply duct static pressure. VAV—verify VAV box minimums are appropriately low and that the “heating minimum CFM” is no higher than the cooling minimum CFM. VAV—Classroom and lecture hall occupancy sensor to shut off HVAC systems when unoccupied for over 15 minutes. Perimeter rooms VAV HVAC goes to minimum air ﬂow, interior rooms fully closed off. Maintenance • Calibrate controls every two years.
Commercial energy auditing reference handbook by Steve Doty