SAVING ENERGY in on-air studios

Farah, Charbel
February 2006
Broadcast Engineering;Feb2006, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p64
Trade Publication
The article provides advice on how to save on energy costs in on-air television studios. The largest component of energy expenses in a studio is the heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system. Studio managers may be able to save 15 to 20 percent on utility costs if they look for ways to cut down on HVAC and lighting energy expenses.


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