Energy-Saving Features

Tom, Steve
August 2004
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Aug2004, Vol. 76 Issue 8, p0
Describes energy-saving features involving administrative-area variable-air-volume control and laboratory-ventilation control. Features of the heating and ventilation system applied to the Science and Technology Center of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; Example of how the control algorithms were designed to minimize energy use; Function of a set-point-optimization routine in the air-handling units; Action and process to consider in order to achieve a comfortable work environment in the building while still meeting the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design criteria.


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